Licensed Acupuncturist (L.Ac.)

Nathan Anderson, MTOM, L.Ac.

Nathan Anderson, MTOM, L.Ac. photo
Safe and effective solutions for pain and illness.
Chinese medicine is a complete medical system dating back 5,000 years. Chinese medicine uses a thorough and unique diagnostic process to determine patterns of imbalance in your body. These imbalances are then corrected with acupuncture, herbs, massage, and other modalities to facilitate your body’s ability to heal itself.

Acupuncture is the gentle insertion of hair-thin, sterile needles at strategic points on the body. The needles stimulate the nervous, circulatory, and endocrine systems to produce wide-ranging beneficial effects, including pain relief, reducing inflammation, improving circulation, better immune function, releasing endorphins, reducing stress, and balancing hormones.

Based on research conducted in controlled clinical trials, the World Health Organization (WHO) and the National Institutes of Health (NIH) identify acupuncture as effective for treating a wide variety of pain and illness. Acupuncture and Chinese medicine are able to successfully treat multiple health conditions simultaneously.
Nathan Anderson, L.Ac. is a graduate of the Johns Hopkins University and Emperor’s College of Traditional Oriental Medicine. He has been a professor of acupuncture and Chinese medicine for over ten years, and is currently faculty at the Arizona School of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine and Han University of Traditional Medicine here in Tucson. Nathan is the Chair for the Acupuncture Department in the Academic Council at the Arizona School of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine. Nathan is the former Clinic Director/ Dean of Clinical Education at several acupuncture universities in Los Angeles. He is happy to be practicing in his hometown, and to make Chinese medicine accessible to the Tucson community.
Practice Areas
 Acupuncture / Alternative Medicine  Cupping  Master Tung's Acupuncture
 Auricular Acupuncture  Dietary Therapy and Nutrition  Moxibustion
 Dr. Tan's Balance Method  Electro-Acupuncture  Qigong
 Bodywork  Gua Sha  Shiatsu (Acupressure)
 Chinese Herbal Medicine  Japanese Style Acupuncture  Tai Chi Chuan
 Classical Acupuncture (Five-Element)  Korean Hand Acupuncture  Traditional Chinese Acupuncture
 Classical Acupuncture (Yuen)  Lifestyle Counseling  Tuina
 Cosmetic Acupuncture  Massage Therapy
 Licensed Acupuncturist (L.Ac.)  Master of Traditional Medicine (MSTOM)
Johns Hopkins University, Bachelor's Psychology, 1996
Emperor's College of Traditional Oriental Medicine, Master of Traditional Oriental Medicine, 2003
summa cum laude
California State Oriental Medical Association (CSOMA)
-President Emeritus
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2450 E Speedway Blvd
Suite 6
TucsonAZ 85719
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