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Doctor of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (DAOM) in San Diego, CA

Greg Sperber, BMBS, DAOM. LAc

Greg Sperber, BMBS, DAOM. LAc photo
Caring and effective integrative medicine
We accept most insurance
We combine acupuncture, herbs, cupping, and other Chinese medical modalities with knowledge of biomedicine. We bring truly integrative medicine to each patient to help them live healthier lives. Our goal is for every patient to have happy, productive, and healthy lives and we work hard to help them achieve it. Whether you are in pain, have a specific condition, or just want to live a better life, we are here to help.

Benefits of acupuncture and Chinese medicine include:
FREEDOM FROM PAIN
LOWERED STRESS LEADING TO MORE EVERYDAY HAPPINESS
HAVING A BODY THAT WORKS FOR YOU NOT AGAINST YOU
PARTICIPATING IN MORE ACTIVITIES YOU ENJOY
MINIMIZING THE USE OF PHARMACEUTICAL DRUGS
MAKING LIFE MORE ENJOYABLE AND FULFILLING
Bio
Dr. Greg Sperber currently sees patients and helps them be in less pain, have more energy, and be the best they can be. He is also host of Sperb’s Herbs Podcasts and provides continuing education to his colleagues. Previously, he has been deeply involved in teaching and leading students at various schools. These positions include Vice Provost at Bastyr University California, Dean of the College of Eastern Medicine at Southern California University of Health Sciences, and Director of Clinical Services and Clinical Chair at Pacific College of Oriental Medicine, San Diego. He has been a clinical supervisor and professor at several colleges and universities. He is co-author of Integrative Pharmacology, Combining Modern Pharmacology with Integrative Medicine, its revision, and Playing the Game, A Step-by-Step Approach to Accepting Insurance as an Acupuncturist. Dr. Sperber received a masters and doctor of acupuncture and Oriental medicine from Pacific College of Oriental Medicine, San Diego, a medical degree from Flinders University of South Australia, and a master of business administration from National University. He has been a past president of the California State Oriental Medical Association and has spoken at many conferences about Chinese medicine, business, drug-herb interactions, pharmacology, and ethics and professionalism.
Practice Areas
 Acupuncture / Alternative Medicine  Cupping  Gua Sha
 Auricular Acupuncture  Dietary Therapy and Nutrition  Lifestyle Counseling
 Chinese Herbal Medicine  Electro-Acupuncture  Moxibustion
 Cosmetic Acupuncture
Certifications
 Acupuncture (NCCAOM)  Chinese Herbology (NCCAOM)
 Doctor of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (DAOM)  Licensed Acupuncturist (L.Ac.)
 Master of Traditional Medicine (MSTOM)  National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine
 Oriental Medicine (NCCAOM)
Education/Training
Flinders University of South Australia
Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery, 2002
Equivalent to a medical doctorate in the U.S.

Pacific College of Oriental Medicine
Doctor of Acupuncture & Oriental Medicine, 2006
Master of Traditional Oriental Medicine, 1997

National University
MBA, emphasis in healthcare administration, 1999

University of California, San Diego
BS Molecular Biology, 1994
Memberships
• Past president of the California State Oriental Medical Association
• School accreditation site team member with the Accreditation Commission of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (ACAOM)
• Subject matter expert for the National Certification Commission of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine
Payments Accepted
All major credit cards, cash, check
Hours:M-f 9-6
Cost/Session:$65
License:LAc
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Location
5030 Camino De La Siesta
#208
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