Acupuncturist Laurel Maryland
Essence of Wellness is an acupuncture practice serving clients in Laurel and Catonsville, Maryland. The practice is managed by Theresa Deramo, M.Ac., L.Ac a licensed acupuncturist.
Theresa is a licensed acupuncturist with a Masters Degree in Acupuncture from the Tai Sophia Institute in Columbia, Maryland. In addition to her practical acupuncture skills, Theresa has recieved specialized training in detoxification using auricular acupuncture (ear acupuncture). Theresa holds a B.S. in Psychology from Towson State University and has over 10 years in the health care industry.
of Wellness is a participating provider for American Specialty
Health Network and is associated with Carefirst BlueCross BlueShield.
Acupuncture is a system of medicine that is over 3,000 years old
and originated in the Orient. Acupuncture works by balancing the
body's natural flow of Qi (life energy). Its principles are widely
based on the laws of nature. This system of healing allows the
body to maintain natural homeostasis and promote its own natural
is a deep level of treatment that is directed at underlying imbalances
that cause symptoms and disease. These imbalances can occur on
a body, mind and spirit level and all of these are connected.
Disease or illness is often caused by the Qi not flowing well
or not flowing in the proper direction.
How Acupuncture Works
Acupuncture works by inserting needles just below the skin surface
at particular locations on the body called acupuncture points.
These points are located all over the body and run along channels
referred to as meridians.
of the needles aids the Qi in starting to move and move in the
correct direction which is necessary to promote health.
has been endorsed by the National
Institutes of Health (NIH) and the World
Health Organization (WHO).
addresses many symptoms and diseases at many levels of functioning.
However, it does have limitations and should be used in conjunction
with other health care practices when appropriate.
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Animal Acupuncture in Maryland
Theresa is a certified Maryland Animal Acupuncturist located in Laurel, Maryland. She has a Masters Degree in Acupuncture and is licensed and approved by the Maryland State Board of Acupuncture.
Some of her common animal acupuncture patients include dogs, cats, horses and rabbits. House calls are available.
Learn more about our services by visiting our Animal Acupuncture Page,