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Karen Wright, L.Ac.

I fell in love with Chinese Medicine while working as a veterinary technician back in 2001. This particular vet was quite ahead of her time, utilizing acupuncture and herbal medicine in her practice. I watched a Great Dane be carried in on a stretcher, his arthritis made it hard for him to walk on the slick floor. After his acupuncture treatment, he walked himself right out of the clinic.

I was pre-vet at the time, but was so impressed by the work she was doing I immediately changed my plans and enrolled in Chinese Medicine school at Yo San University in Marina Del Rey CA. I completed the 4-year Masters degree program in 2008 and became California State Board licensed in 2009.

I have worked in the field of medicine, human and animal, Western and Eastern, since I was 14. The act of healing holds never-ending fascination for me. I myself have healed from several critical auto-immune conditions through the natural methods of Chinese Medicine and nutrition. 

Beginning November 10, 2018 I will be joining the acupuncture group ProActive Acupuncture Inc. at their new Roseville CA location. 

When I am not doing the work I love, you will most likely find me out riding and spending time with my horses, my other passion! 

Training and Certification:

  • CA state licensed Acupuncturist

  • Masters degree in Chinese Medicine

  • Doctorate in Chinese Medicine and acupuncture Summer 2020

  • Certified Pilates Reformer Levels 1, 2, 3

  • NKT (Neurokinetic Therapy) Trained Levels 1 & 2, Certified Level 1.

  • Certified Yoga Naga Levels 1, 2, 3

Better Balance 

Acupuncture + Wellness

10721 Fair Oaks Blvd

Fair Oaks CA 95628

916.864.3242

 

Mon 3:40p-7p

Tues 2:30p-7p

Fri 11a-7p

Sat 10a-4p