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Our Professionals

Our staff is small and personal.  Each practitioner has full four years of training in Acupuncture and Traditional Chinese Herbal medicine required under NYS law.  We feel that our patients needs are best served by practitioners with 4,000 hours of training and national certification along with clinical internships.

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Jonathan Simon L.Ac, NCCAOM Certified Acupuncturist
 
Jon  is fully licensed by the State of New York and the National Commission for the Certification of Acupuncturists.  He trained for four years at the Pacific College of Oriental Medicine (PCOM) in New York studying both Herbs and acupuncture.  After graduation, he spent seven years working with Dr Charles Gerson at the Mind Body Digestive Center. His passion is "knotty" cases where the answer is not readily apparent.    
  
Jon prefers the light Japanese style of acupuncture which he learned from Hideo Takahashi.  He uses a modified Dashin system on his most complex cases.  He has performed almost 15,000 treatments since 2001.  He has worked with patients with issues ranging from infertility to Crohn's disease, to simple back pain.
   
In his free time Jon competes in ultra and mud races and recently finished third out of 1100 runners at the MudmanX competition and 2nd at the NJ trail series 50K.  His favorite race is the Bear mountain 50 miler. 
Jon also studied Tai Chi with Master Don Ahn.
  
  

Jaime S. Marks L.Ac. 

Jaime Marks' passion is healing. She started her career in the Pharmaceutical industry but wanted to find deeper solutions to the problems she was addressing.  She still believes that there are synergies between Traditional Chinese Medicine and Western Medicine.  As she says "there is no right way to be healed, just what works."

Jaime is trained in Western Medicine, Chinese and Japanese Acupuncture.  She is certified in Applied Channel Theory in Chinese Medicine, and Facial Revitalization Acupuncture. She enjoys treating a variety of conditions, gastrointestinal disorders, orthopedics & musculoskeletal injuries, and psycho emotional conditions. 

Jaime believes in an integrated approach for wellness, including fitness, and dietary therapy depending in the condition. This knowledge has helped her to create comprehensive treatment strategies tailored to her patients concerns.   Jaime's goal is to help support individuals, rebalance their energy, and help them achieve optimal health and independence.

Imani Cummings L.Ac.

Imani Cummings completed her Master of Science in Traditional Oriental Medicine at Pacific College in San Diego. She is licensed by the State of New York and nationally by the NCCAOM. With a Baccalaureate degree in Environmental Science and Chemisty, Imani used her path as an environmental consultant to open the door to the wonders of eastern medicine.

She is fascinated by the way Traditional Chinese Medicine mirrors the natural world.Imani practices Chinese style acupuncture with an emphasis on 5-element balancing. She works wih a level II Reiki attunement and enjoys including aspects of energy healing and meditation in her treatments. She believes that mental-emotional balance plays a key role in most physical ailments and uses these eastern modalities to help facilitate the patient’s own healing process. As a general practitioner, she has experience treating a wide variety of conditions.

Imani is a native New Yorker, but has lived in Florida, California and worked internationally as she has a great zest for travel. She is an avid yogi and enjoys playing classical and jazz flute in her spare time.

  

If you need more information, please don't hesitate to contact us by phone or e-mail.
(212) 224 0087

info@nycpoints.com