About Charlotte Acupuncture and Wellness Center
- The Charlotte Acupuncture & Wellness Center strives to provide our patients with the finest, professional acupuncture and herbal medicine services available.
- We recognize that many diseases may be prevented, and we will educate our patients on incorporating prevention into their everyday lives.
We appreciate the fact that both modern and traditional medical approaches have their own inherent strengths. We encourage our patients to take advantage of both approaches in order to obtain and maintain optimum health.
The Charlotte Acupuncture and Wellness Center specializes in the use of acupuncture and Chinese herbal medicine for the effective treatment and prevention of many disorders, including: infertility, pain, injuries, arthritis, sciatica, insomnia, stress, anxiety, depression, menopause, migraine, allergies, GERD, IBS, TMJ, women's health, fibromyalgia, chronic fatigue, addictions, headaches, and weight management.
Each practitioner at the Charlotte Acupuncture and Wellness Center is a North Carolina licensed acupuncturist, has completed over 3,000 hours of graduate training in acupuncture and Chinese herbal medicine (including training in Beijing, China), and is nationally board certified by the National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (NCCAOM). Every time you visit the Charlotte Acupuncture and Wellness Center, you will receive the highest level of acupuncture and herbal medical care available.
Profile and Credentials
Hope Peek, L.Ac., MSOM, Dipl. OM (NCCAOM)
Hope is a North Carolina Licensed Acupuncturist and nationally board certified in Oriental Medicine. She received her Masters of Science in Oriental Medicine from Southwest Acupuncture College and completed further training in China. Hope’s specialties include treating infertility, women’s health issues, emotional imbalances, chronic fatigue, and fibromyalgia.
Hope was born and raised in Charlotte, NC. She completed her undergraduate studies at the University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill and graduated with a B.A. in psychology. She enjoys the outdoors, swimming, skiing, and reading.
Todd Trembula George, L.Ac., MSOM, Dipl. OM (NCCAOM)
Todd is a Licensed Acupuncturist in the State of North Carolina and nationally board certified in Oriental Medicine. He completed his Masters of Science in Oriental Medicine at Southwest Acupuncture College and received additional training in China. Todd focuses on treating pain, injuries, headaches, insomnia, anxiety, stress, infertility, and male health issues.
Todd grew up in Bucks County Pennsylvania, a suburb of Philadelphia. He obtained his B.A. from the Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania. As well, Todd has training and experience as an Ophthalmic Assistant. His interests include hiking, martial arts, skiing, and playing guitar.
In addition to their training in the United States, Hope and Todd have also studied abroad and completed advanced hospital internships at the China Beijing International Acupuncture Training Center, People’s Republic of China. These internships included clinical training in two integrated medical hospitals in Beijing. Additionally, this training allowed Hope and Todd to work with some of China’s most experienced and respected doctors of acupuncture and Traditional Chinese medicine. It also gave them the experience of seeing how acupuncture and Oriental medicine can work together with Western medical sciences, in an integrated setting.
Furthermore, Hope and Todd have received training in the Toyo Hari style of traditional Japanese acupuncture. Toyo Hari is a highly refined and gentle form of traditional Japanese Acupuncture (Keiraku-chiryo). Their primary instructor was Sensei Takayuki Koei Kuwahara. Sensei Kuwahara was formally trained in Japan and was also an apprentice under Kodo Fukushima, renowned master and founder of the Toyo Hari Japanese acupuncture system.
Our beautiful office is conveniently located 700 East Boulevard. This is at the corner of Springdale Avenue & East Boulevard, directly across Springdale Avenue from the Greek Orthodox Church. After turning onto Springdale Avenue, please turn into the first driveway on the left. The entrance to our office is located at the back of the 700 East Boulevard building, and there is plenty of parking in this area. The Charlotte Acupuncture and Wellness Center is located on the first floor. After entering the building, the entrance to our office is on the left (Suite 2).
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Fertility Enhancement with Acupuncture & Herbal Medicine
See this page for more information about all of our fertility treatment programs
No matter if you are taking a modern approach to fertility treatment (through IVF, IUI, etc.), or want to take a natural approach, acupuncture and Chinese herbal medicine can increase the chances of becoming pregnant and having a child.
Acupuncture & Chinese herbal medicine has been shown to:
- Regulate the menstrual cycle
- Regulate hormones by reducing stress
- Improve blood flow to the ovaries & uterus
- Improve ovarian function - encourages production of follicles & enhances their quality
- Improve the thickness of the uterine wall lining
- Reduce uterine contractions after embryo transfer
- Reduce the chance of miscarriage
- Lessen the side effects of pharmaceuticals
- Enhance the immune system
- Improve sperm parameters (at least 3 months of treatment)
- Improve quality of oocytes (at least 3 months of treatment)