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Type: Career Opportunities


Employer/Practice: Johnson's Acupuncture
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Phone number: (415) 387-9738
Email Address: info@karenyouacupuncture.com
Web Address: https://www.johnsonsacupuncturesf.com

Job/practice location

San Francisco, CA

About the Employer


Job Description

Licensed Acupuncturist & Herbalist Position

In Inner Richmond, San Francisco.

Johnson’s Acupuncture has been helping patients in San Francisco for more than 30 years. We are a multi-practitioner clinic that specializes in sports medicine, internal medicine, and herbal medicine. We are looking to expand our team with practitioners who wish to excel in acupuncture and herbal skills and are dedicated to Traditional Chinese Medicine.

Our clinic offers the combined clinical experience of Dr. Johnson You, L.Ac., Ph.D. (consultant only) and Dr. Karen You, L.Ac., DAOM, second- and third-generation acupuncturists, and the unique knowledge from each of the practitioners on our team. The You family has a longstanding history in the acupuncture profession in California, having worked closely alongside Governor Jerry Brown to establish acupuncture as a legally recognized and regulated medical profession for the first time in state history in 1976.

We pride ourselves on warm and positive patient experiences, efficient and precise treatment methods, and strong clinical outcomes. One-on-one training and guidance will be provided to you by experienced practitioners during the on-boarding process. We also offer trained on-site medical assistants and medical receptionists, allowing you to focus more energy on high-quality patient care. This is a rare and unique opportunity to develop your clinical and herbal skills on the job in a well established and respected clinic.

Practitioners of all experience levels, including newly graduated students who have passed CALE, are welcome to apply. Please attach a resume to be considered.



  • Long-term opportunity with competitive compensation and stable income

  • Develop your clinical abilities, confidence, communication and interpersonal skills at an accelerated pace with our one-on-one guidance

  • Supportive and collaborative environment where all our practitioners have the opportunity to learn and discuss patient cases as needed during their work hours

  • Access to an on-site herbal dispensary of several hundred raw herbs, as well as patent formulas

  • On-site medical assistants provided to help with time-consuming tasks, allowing practitioners to focus more energy on high-quality patient care

  • On-site medical receptionist present daily for scheduling and front end patient care


Minimum qualifications:

  • Active California Acupuncture License

  • English fluency

  • Conversational Mandarin or Cantonese skills

  • Ability to work well in a team setting

  • Openness to improving acupuncture and herbal skills

  • Ability to quickly integrate new skills

  • Professional, respectful, and timely

  • Basic computer proficiency for medical documentation and other clinical related work

  • Hours: available to work 2 full days a week (Tuesdays and Saturdays, starting at 10 am). 

  • COVID-19 vaccination required 

Required qualifications:

  • Bilingual fluency (English/Chinese)

  • California state board licensed

Preferred qualifications:

  • Experience or training in sports medicine, internal medicine, herbal medicine

Short Description

One position is available for a practitioner who wishes to excel in acupuncture and herbal skills and is dedicated to Traditional Chinese Medicine.

How to contact

Send resume to: info@karenyouacupuncture.com