Acupuncture Therapy with Mary Ellen

Galveston, TX

My mission is my commitment to forming a partnership with you to assist you in the process of restoring your health. I achieve this through personalized patient-centered care, as we acknowledge that no two individuals are the same and therefore treatment needs to be tailored to each individual. I strive for superior outcomes and lasting solutions to minimize dysfunctions and maximize the quality of life and well-being of my patients.


Acupuncture and Chinese medicine are safe, effective and drug-free therapies that can help address a wide variety of common ailments and problems.

What can acupuncturists treat?

Acupuncture is recognized by the National Institute of Health (NIH) and the World Health Organization (WHO) to be effective in the treatment of a wide variety of medical problems. Below are some of the health concerns that acupuncture can effectively treat:

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How are acupuncturists educated?

Today, acupuncturists undertake three to four years of extensive and comprehensive graduate training at nationally certified schools. All acupuncturists must pass a national exam and meet strict guidelines to practice in every state.

How safe is acupuncture?

Acupuncture is extremely safe. It is an all-natural, drug-free therapy, yielding no side effects just feelings of relaxation and well-being. There is little danger of infection from acupuncture needles because they are sterile, used once, and then discarded.