Ryoko Takayama, L.Ac. is a California licensed and national board certified acupuncturist
and herbalist. Ryoko earned a Bachelor of Arts in Acupuncture and Moxibustion from Meji
University of Oriental Medicine in Kyoto Japan. She later received her Master of Science
of Oriental Medicine (MSOM) degree from AIMC Berkeley in Berkeley, California in 2005.
In 2008, Ryoko founded Family Wellness Acupuncture bringing the teachings and benefits
of Japanese acupuncture to her patients throughout Orange County. Ryoko has spent
countless hours learning and refining her technique and improving the quality of her
patient care from specialists, experts and Japanese master acupuncturists. Her
specialties include women's health, pre-natal care, allergies, auto-immune diseases and
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Naoko Noguchi, L.Ac. is a California State licensed acupuncturist. Naoko received her
master of science degree in Oriental Mecdicine from Emperor's college. She has been
practicing acupuncture for over 8 years.
Naoko pledges her dedication to bring patients high quality, loving, and gentle medical care
through the use of acupuncture, cupping, moxa, and herbal medicine. Naoko's specialities
include pain management, women's health, facial acupuncture, cupping and moxa.
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Lauren Messelbeck, L.Ac. is a California State licensed acupuncturist. Lauren completed
her undergraduate degree with emphasis physical therapy at San Diego State University.
She continued on to complete her 4-year Master of Science in Traditional Chinese Medicine
degree at Pacific College of Oriental Medicine.
A culmination of study in western medical rehabilitation and traditional Chinese medicine
has given Lauren a unique understanding of the human body and mind. Using her
background in Kinesiology, she is skilled in orthopedic and sports medicine acupuncture.
She specializes in rehabilitating acute and chronic injuries in patients of all ages. Lauren
also specializes in pediatrics, women's health, oncology, and anxiety disorders.