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Welcome to White Magnolia

Acupuncture and Tai Chi in Berkeley, California.

Take charge of your health.

 

Acupuncture and Tai Chi for health, wellness, and pain relief.

 

 Are you experiencing physical or emotional pain? Do you want to improve your balance and strength? Our healing practice offers acupuncture and Tai Chi in an integrated program, drawing upon traditional Chinese medicine and Western interventions for an effective, proven approach to pain relief, activity and sports injuries, and mental health conditions. We serve clients in Berkeley, Oakland, El Cerrito, and throughout the San Francisco Bay Area.

What’s new

Thank you neighbors for making us a favorite of yours for 2021!

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We are offering Tai Chi and Chi Kung classes both in-person outdoors (with social distancing) and also via Zoom. Click here to see what an online class looks like.

We continue to offer telemedicine appointments for patients who are experiencing physical pain, emotional stress or both.

Meet John

Meet John Luna-Sparks, owner of White Magnolia.  John is a licensed acupuncturist, a nationally certified diplomate, and director of our Tai Chi program.

Resources

White Magnolia's 3 Phase Protocol for Pain Relief

White Magnolia's Safety Guidelines

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Acupuncture and Autoimmune Diseases

White Magnolia Acupuncture and Tai Chi | 2806 San Pablo Ave. | Berkeley, CA 94702 | 510-570-8195
Servicios en Español | Wheelchair accessible

Three Benefits of Using Acupuncture to Treat Your Migraines

Migraine headaches are debilitating for those who suffer from the pain. According to the Migraine Research Foundation, approximately 39 million people in the U.S. suffer from migraine disease. Some migraine studies predict that up to 12% of adults in the U.S. have migraines, with 4 million suffering from chronic migraines. Worldwide, it is estimated that 1 billion men, women,

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“I would recommend White Magnolia to anybody”

“I would recommend White Magnolia to anybody”

Dear friends,

A tennis player and Bay-to-Breakers runner heard good things about us. He drove 45 miles one-way to see Dr. Zoe for help with frustrating back and knee pain. After sports acupuncture at White Magnolia Acupuncture and Tai Chi, he is happy to once again be running and playing tennis. Hear his story.

https://youtu.be/Rn492LA672I

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Studies Show Acupuncture Helps Reduce High Blood Pressure

Those suffering from hypertension, or high blood pressure, are at risk for a host of other health issues including suffering a stroke or heart attack. And for some people, the prescription drugs used to treat high blood pressure either aren’t effective enough or bring on undesirable side effects. In recent years, studies have shown that acupuncture can be an

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