Julie is drawn to healthcare because it allows her to improve the quality of life for others, and provide education on the benefits of holistic health care to maintain wellness. She specializes in the fields of women’s, mental, and digestive health. Julie especially values being able to help women navigate the hormonal changes that accompany many stages in life, educating patients on how they can take their care into their own hands, and providing relief from the stress and mental health challenges so prevalent today.
She earned a BS in Zoology from the University of Florida, and her MS in Oriental Medicine from American College of Traditional Chinese Medicine. Julie is certified in NCCAOM and is a California State board-certified acupuncturist and herbalist. She uses ear seeds for stress and electro-stimulation for pain management, as well as Classical Chinese medicine for herbal prescriptions.
Originally from Orlando, Florida, Julie has been a lifelong fan of backcountry hiking, yoga, and spending time in the company of close friends and family. She’s also been known to enjoy putting together a jigsaw puzzle or two.