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Oncology Acupuncture Clinic

DateBox EventDetailTime EventDetailLocation
May
17
Fri
May 17, 2019
Friday
8:30 AM - 2:00 PM
Herzstein Wellness Center
Cambridge, MA

Japanese-style acupuncture using external ear points that correspond with cancer related symptoms such as pain relief, nausea and anxiety.

Registration Details

Registration is closed.

Register online and we will reach out to confirm your appointment time. 

The Herzstein Wellness Center is located on the third floor of the Wyman building off of the waiting Oncology Department waiting room. 

Fees & Payment

This is a free service made possible by the generous support of the Sigmund E. Herzstein Jr. Trust, the Marino Foundation, the Crivello Fund, and the Hoffman Breast Center Fund.

Description

Acupuncture/Auriculotherapy Clinic

for cancer patients, survivors, and their caregivers

Japanese-style acupuncture using external ear points that correspond with cancer related symptoms such as pain relief, nausea and anxiety.  Treatments are given in a relaxed seated position for 20-30 minutes.

This clinic is open to all Oncology patients and their families at no charge. 

Meet the Practitioner

Wyatt LaCoss, MAOM, Dipl.OM, L.Ac. is a credentialed Mount Auburn Hospital Acupuncture practitioner. Practicing since 2001, he is a Diplomate in Oriental Medicine by the National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (NCCAOM), Certified in Auriculotherapy by the Auriculotherapy Certification Institute and licensed by the Massachusetts Board of Medicine in Acupuncture and Chinese Herbal Medicine. 

Wyatt has a private practice in Arlington, Massachusetts. In addition, he is an adjunct professor with NESA at the Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences University where he teaches within the Japanese acupuncture department and assists all levels from the introductory to the advanced courses and helps prepare students to enter their internships within professional clinics. Wyatt earned his Master’s Degree in Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine from the New England School of Acupuncture, specializing in Chinese and Japanese styles of acupuncture as well as in Chinese herbal medicine. Wyatt also speaks French. 

Contact

Amanda Baier, Wellness Coordinator at 617-499-5197 or send an email

Schedule & Location

Schedule

Date Time Location
1. Fri, May 17 8:30 AM to 2:00 PM Herzstein Wellness Center

Location Details

  • Herzstein Wellness Center
    330 Mount Auburn Street
    Wyman Three
    Cambridge, MA 02138

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