Marianne’s area of specialization is Orthopedics and Sports Injuries. She completed extra course work including focused clinical training to receive the Orthopedic certificate from Five Branches. She is completing a year long residency program with Frank He a leading orthopedic and sports medicine acupuncture specialist in the Bay Area. He is the former chair of the acupuncture department at the university. She has successfully treated patients with a variety of conditions such as sciatica, chronic knee pain (osteoarthritis), low back pain, sprained ankle, tendinitis and carpal tunnel as well as a wide variety of musculo-skeletal disorders.
In addition to orthopedics, Marianne’s other focused clinical rotations included: Women’s health – menstrual issues, infertility, endometriosis, and menopause Five Element (spiritual and emotional issues) – grief, insomnia, anxiety, stress reduction Weight loss clinic – regular acupuncture treatment supports weight loss as well as digestive issues such as acid reflux, indigestion, and constipation.
|Monday||9:00 am - 11:00 am, 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm|
|Tuesday||9:00 am - 11:00 am, 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm|
|Thursday||9:00 am - 12:00 pm|
|Friday||2:00 pm - 7:00 pm|
|Saturday||9:00 am - 2:00 pm|
Marianne is so professional, compassionate and responsive, her practice is a treasure added to our health care community! She has helped me so much dealing with my Sciatica–and she is definitely a Spirit Booster as well. You can’t go wrong with Benforado Acupuncture. Kudos, and Gratitude, Marianne!