Julie has a degree from Pacific College of Oriental Medicine in Chicago. She is NCCAOM board certified in both Acupuncture and Chinese Herbology. Julie completed an internship at the Zhejiang University teaching hospital in Hangzhou, China where she worked alongside very knowledgeable and experienced TCM practitioners. Julie is a member of the Michigan Association of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine is the only Acupuncturist in Michigan certified by the ABORM (American Board of Oriental Reproductive Medicine).
Julie is skilled in the practice of TCM and is passionate about using her training to improve the health and quality of life of her patients. Julie has obtained additional training for infertility under Jane Lyttleton and pregnancy under Debra Betts. She also has extensive knowledge and practice with Chinese herbs and uses her knowledge to treat her patients. She truly believes in incorporating Chinese herbs with acupuncture treatments to help her patients achieve maximum benefits.
Julie oversees the Chinese Medicine herbal pharmacy at Michigan Associates of Acupuncture and Integrative Medicine.
Julie combines her knowledge of science with her training as a TCM practitioner to provide quality health care services to her clients. She uses acupuncture and herbs as well as gua sha, cupping and dietary recommendations as a means of providing her clients with complete care. In her free time, Julie enjoys yoga, dance, travel, reading and spending time with her family.