What is an acupuncturist?

Answer An acupuncturist performs a traditional Chinese healing art by diagnosing a patient and healing him with acupuncture needles or other forms of stimulation on certain points of the body.PurposeThe p... Read More »

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What education do you need to be an acupuncturist?

To get licensed as an acupuncturist, you need to find a state-approved college of Oriental medicine in your state and complete a master's degree. Choose between a master of Oriental medicine, which... Read More »

What is the Yearly Salary of an Acupuncturist?

The yearly salary of an acupuncturist varies with years of experience. An acupuncturist with less than a year experience, for example, can expect to earn about $30,000. However, that salary more th... Read More »

Is an acupuncturist a doctor?

An acupuncturist is not usually a medical doctor. If your acupuncturist received his license within the United States, he most likely has a masters of science in acupuncture or Oriental medicine. R... Read More »

How to Become an Acupuncturist?

Acupuncturists use Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) to treat pain. They insert thin needles along the body's meridians, or energy vessels, to relieve tension, release energy and stimulate the bod... Read More »