Skip to Content

Registration Closed

Oncology Acupuncture Clinic

DateBox EventDetailTime EventDetailLocation
Mar
15
Fri
Mar 15, 2019
Friday
8:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Herzstein Wellness Center
Cambridge, MA

1 Alternative Date Available

Oncology Acupuncture Clinic is also offered...

Jul
26
Fri
Friday
8:30 AM - 2:00 PM
Herzstein Wellness Center
Cambridge, MA
Registration Full

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, March 15 8:30 AM to 11:00 AM Herzstein Wellness Center

Location Details

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

Related Events

Recommended in addition to this topic

Gentle Chair Yoga

Join Gentle Chair Yoga to relax and release tension and bring the body and mind to balance.

Oncology Reiki Clinic

A healing technique that channels energy through the body to activate the natural healing processes by means of touch.

Walk-In Chair Massage Clinic

Chair Massage is a gentle hands-on approach to reducing stress and managing tension patterns that arise in the body during and after treatment.

Find more events

At this location Herzstein Wellness Center
Beginning on March 15, 2019

Upcoming Events

  • Jul
    23
    Tuesday
    1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
    A healing technique that channels energy through the body to activate the natural healing processes by means of touch.
  • Jul
    23
    Tuesday
    4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Discover the warm, nurturing atmosphere of Mount Auburn Hospital’s Bain Birthing Center on this guided tour.
  • Jul
    24
    Wednesday
    9:30 AM - 11:30 AM
    A healing technique that channels energy through the body to activate the natural healing processes by means of touch.
  • Jul
    24
    Wednesday
    6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
    Join Gentle Chair Yoga to relax and release tension and bring the body and mind to balance.
  • Jul
    25
    Thursday
    9:30 AM - 11:30 AM
    A healing technique that channels energy through the body to activate the natural healing processes by means of touch.

Mount Auburn Hospital

Stay Connected

Harvard Medical School

Harvard Medical School Teaching Hospital