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Considering acupuncture at our clinic in Washington DC? Allow us to relay some key information below. Meet our practitioners, find out if we take your insurance, learn what we treat, see what makes us different, and more.

What we treat

Mental & Emotional Health

Patients seek us out for a natural way to address anxiety, depression and stress-related conditions, such as insomnia, fatigue and low libido.

See our top-treated conditions
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We use acupuncture and herbal medicine for chronic pain issues, sports injuries and a wide range of health concerns, from low energy levels and digestive problems to PMS and menstrual issues.

Read the full list of conditions

Insurance coverage & FSA / HSA cards

BlueCross BlueShield
We work with
Aetna, Cigna and BCBS/CareFirst
Let us verify
your acupuncture coverage
We accept FSA & HSA cards


For patients without acupuncture coverage: we are committed to making our treatments as accessible as possible while providing a high quality of care. Our acupuncture services include 1-hour sessions at $65.

Meet the team

We have four very gifted acupuncturists at our group practice. Our patients love to recommend them to their friends and family

Amy Babb
Amy Babb, L.Ac.
Andrei Stoica
Andrei Stoica, MSOM, L.Ac., MQP
Courtney Codina
Courtney Codina, MSOM, L.Ac.
Jeremy Riesenfeld
Jeremy Riesenfeld, M.Ac., L.Ac.

Beloved acupuncture practice with great reviews

Fueled by referrals from happy patients

Yelp reviews

Top xx% on Yelp

Google Reviews

Top-rated on Google
for the DC-area

Patient reviews

Loads of
patient testimonials

Benefits & conveniences

  • Open 7 days 
  • Morning & after-work hours 
  • Easy online scheduling 
  • Complimentary phone or in-person consults available 
  • Full admin support staff
  • Phone and email access to practitioners for patients 
  • Admin facilitation, clarity & support around insurance coverage 
  • Peaceful, “sanctuary” feel in a convenient, metro-accessible location (Dupont Circle).

How acupuncture actually works

We do our best to demystify acupuncture for patients and the practitioners with whom we work. Visit our How acupuncture works page for answers to the most frequently asked questions on Traditional Chinese Medicine. There you’ll learn:

  • The physiology behind how acupuncture works for physical pain conditions 
  • How acupuncture heals stress and stress-related conditions 
  • What tongue and pulse diagnosis is 
  • How acupuncturists select your acupoints

What happens at the first appointment

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Lay out your health history & goals with a practitioner
(20 mins)

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Receive an acupuncture treatment
(40 mins)


Leave with a treatment plan

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