Acupuncturist and Alternative Medicine Doctor in Pleasanton, CA

Teresa Shen, L.Ac, Doctor of Chinese Medicine

Teresa Shen, L.Ac, Doctor of Chinese Medicine photo
All Natural Family Healthcare
You can heal. You can feel better. You can strengthen your body, eliminate the issue entirely and gradually forget what it even felt like to have those symptoms … all with a totally side effect-free form of medicine respected all around the world for its safe, natural and astonishingly powerful ability to help you heal.

Commonly treated problems acupuncture, acupressure, and Chinese medicine at Eastern Medical Center can alleviate:
• Neurological - headache, migraine, trigeminal neuralgia, sciatic neuralia, intercostal neuralgia, postoperative pain, phantom limb pain, peripheral neuropathy, facial paralysis, seizures, epilepsy, cerebral palsy, stroke residuals, multiple sclerosis, Parkinson's disease
• Musculoskeletal - rheumatic arthritis, osteoarthritis, tendinitis, bursitis, cervical syndrome, whiplash syndrome, backache, disk problems, shoulder pain, tennis elbow, sprains and strains
• Respiratory - allergy & hay fever, asthma, bronchitis, pneumonia, pulmonary adima
• Psychiatric & Emotional - anxiety, depression, nervousness, neuroses, neurasthema, insomnia, hysteria
• Gastrointestinal - nausea, gastrodypia, hyperacidity, chronic diarrhea, nervous diarrhea, indigestion, constipation, abdominal pain
• Gynecological - irregular menstruation, dysmenorrhea, cramps, amenorrhea, menorrhea, leukorrhea, infertility, menopausal syndrome, obstetrics
• Eye, ear, nose, throat & dental - tinnitus, menieres disease, toothache, TMJ, glaucoma, laryngitis, sinusitis, ringing in the ears
• Skin conditions- discoloration, varicose veins, psoriasis, eczema, acne, rashes, allergic rashes, wrinkles, facelifts, hives
• Other - sexual dysfunction, obesity, addictive disorders, smoking addiction, hypertension, nausea, fatigue, health maintenance, reverse breech birth
Eastern Medical Center has been serving the bay area since 1982. Dr. Teresa Shen is a 4th generation practitioner of TCM, and received her Doctorate in Chinese Medicine from Tianjin University of Traditional Chinese Medicine, China. She studied under her father who was the first group of acupuncturists in the California. Dr. Shen who is licensed in California is passionate about her work and determined to change healthcare. Winner of Best Acupuncturist in 2009 and seen in Diablo Magazine
Practice Areas
 Acupuncture / Alternative Medicine  Cupping
 Auricular Acupuncture  Dietary Therapy and Nutrition
 Bodywork  Electro-Acupuncture
 Chi-Akra / Facial Acupuncture  Lifestyle Counseling
 Chinese Herbal Medicine  Massage Therapy
 Classical Acupuncture (Five-Element)  Moxibustion
 Classical Acupuncture (Van Nghi)  Online / Video Consultation
 Classical Acupuncture (Yuen)  Shiatsu (Acupressure)
 Coronavirus/COVID-19 Issues  Traditional Chinese Acupuncture
 Cosmetic Acupuncture  Tuina
 Licensed Acupuncturist (L.Ac.)
Doctorate in Chinese Medicine from Tianjin University of Traditional Chinese Medicine, China
Professional Affiliations
• Acu-Care Nationwide Acupuncture Network
• BNI Referral Magic
• Eastern Medical Association
• International Massage Association
• Landmark Education
• Livermore Chamber of Commerce
• New Era Trainings- Era 4ce Three
• Pleasanton Chamber of Commerce
• Pleasanton Downtown Association
• Tri-Valley CVB
• United California Practitioners of Chinese Medicine
Other Languages
Chinese, English
Payments Accepted
cash, check, insurance, credit card
Hours:M-F 9am-6pm, Sat 9am-1pm
3510 Old Santa Rita Road D
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