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Functional Medicine Specialists & Acupuncturists

located in Portsmouth, NH


Family Acupuncture & Wellness is the leading Acupuncture and Functional Medicine provider in the Portsmouth, New Hampshire area and beyond. At our full-service Acupuncture and Functional Medicine clinic, our goal is to provide relief from suffering as quickly as possible, while always striving to help resolve the Root Causes that are causing the suffering in the first place.  Our ultimate aim is to help as many patients as possible reach a state of Optimal Health, and in doing so prevent disease BEFORE it develops and has a chance to become chronic.

We practice a style of Acupuncture that draws upon both the wisdom of Chinese Medicine’s rich 3000 year history and the latest evidence based research.  Our style is usually regarded as painless, and produces consistently quick results without causing the many side effects common with traditional pharmaceutical treatments.  

For patients with many chronic issues like Fatigue, Digestive Issues, Diabetes and Pre-diabetes, Thyroid symptoms, Stubborn Weight Gain, Hormonal Imbalances, Chronic Aches and Pains, and Anxiety and Depression, we offer customized Functional Medicine programs that are focused on resolving the underlying Root Causes that are causing these problems.  We utilize the latest in advanced laboratory testing to identify what the real causes are, and effective natural lifestyle based treatments to resolve the conditions once and for all. We offer advanced diagnostic laboratory testing, and unlimited coaching, education, and designed to empower you to be healthy for a lifetime.

We know how frustrated most people are with the care they receive in conventional settings.  The leave their doctor’s office with a sense that they were not heard and a prescription that usually only addresses their symptoms without dealing with the cause of their issue, and often cause side effects that impact their quality of life.  We strive to provide an entirely different style of healthcare, with entirely different results.

If our approach sounds like it might be for you, schedule a consultation at Family Acupuncture & Wellness today. 

Insurance Information

We are proud to accept most major health benefits carriers. If you have questions about our policies, please call our office for more information. Thank you!

Blue Cross Blue Shield
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
United Healthcare
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"Best of the Seacoast"

Our practice has been featured as one of the top Acupuncture practices for the 8th year in a row!"
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Our Blog

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Cupping, much like acupuncture, is a very old form of treatment. How do you know if it’s something that would work for you? In this post we discuss some of the benefits of cupping, as well as what you might expect if you have a cupping treatment.

How Your Gut Microbiome Impacts Your Health

How Your Gut Microbiome Impacts Your Health

You’ve probably heard the phrase “gut health” at some point in the recent past, or even heard someone refer to your microbiome. In this post, we discuss the gut microbiome specifically and the surprising impact it can have on your health.

5 Symptoms of an Overactive Thyroid

5 Symptoms of an Overactive Thyroid

Hyperthyroidism, or overactive thyroid, can cause a variety of symptoms that aren’t always easy to recognize. It’s often mistaken for other conditions. Here’s what you need to know.


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