Asao Acupuncture

Akemi Asao is a California Board Licensed acupuncturist and a National (NCCAOM) licensed acupuncturist. She received her bachelor’s degree in Human Science from Kobe College in Japan and Master’s in Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) from Five Branches in San Jose.


Her training include acupuncture, herbology, tui na, nutrition, facial acupuncture rejuvenation, trigger point therapy and Goshijo therapy from a Japanese master to restore and normalizes the life energy field in the human body.

Akemi has successfully treated wide variety of disorders, and found satisfaction in assisting patients in pain, acute and chronic, autonomic nerve imbalance, emotional disorders.


Women’s Health has always been her passion and she enjoys treating women through all of their stages of life. Her women’s health experience spans from preconception to pregnancy, postpartum and through menopause.  She has assisted her patients through pregnancy with birth preparation and postpartum care. And the preconception stage includes male treatments, too!


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