Welcome to The OM Acupuncture Wellness.
What does “OM” mean?
1. OM abbreviation
The OM Acupuncture Wellness provides variety of natural healing modalities based on the Oriental Medicine to help your entire body health.
2. om \ ˈōm \
The om refers to peace, tranquility and unity. The sound and vibrations energize your body and calm your nervous system. It helps to connect people to people, time to time, and the universe to us.
Fall in love with healing yourself at The OM Acupuncture Wellness.
The OM acupuncture and wellness clinic is your relaxing and restful healing place. We offer safe and effective treatment and wellness services optimizing balance of your health.
-To provide highest quality of care and services to our community
-To listen attentively our patients to address their concerns and needs
-To support and serve the well-being of our community
Experience the greater health with The OM acupuncture and wellness care.
The OM acupuncture invites you
Dr. Heejoo Hong, DAOM, L.Ac.
Founder & CEO; Licensed Acupuncturist, Doctor of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine
Dr. Hong is a compassionate Licensed Acupuncturist, Wellness Coach, and Doctor of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine. Dr. Hong is dedicated to listen to her patients carefully to address their concerns and to educate them to achieve optimal health.
Dr. Hong’s tenure at the spinal center and medical centers has brought on extensive understanding of both modern and traditional medicines. While overseeing the acupuncture department, she designed and implemented various clinical programs in pain management, mind health, weight loss, detox, women’s health, children’s health, allergy, skin rejuvenation, hair loss, and body contouring. She will help you to have a detailed understanding of your body and find a comprehensive personalized care plan with safe and optimized treatment.
With over 10 years of practice as an acupuncturist, Dr. Hong performs full range of acupuncture techniques including TCM, 4 Needles Technique, VST, Anatomical Acupuncture, Kinetic Acupuncture, Trigger Point Technique, Facial and Hair Rejuvenation Acupuncture and Guasha, Cupping, Scalp Acupuncture, and Auricular Acupuncture. She was also involved in various research projects and successfully introduced Traditional Chinese Medicine to other health care providers as a part of the IOMRI (International Oriental Medical Research Institute).
Dr. Hong believes that spiritual well-being is equally important for a balanced healthy life. When Dr. Hong is not working, she enjoys traveling with her husband and experiences new cultures and cuisines. She adores hairy friends including her cat Cookie. Dr. Hong is an avid yogi and also enjoys Pilates. With her love for the outdoors, you may run into her at one of the hiking trails of San Diego. Don’t forget to say “Hi!”
PROFESSIONAL STUDY AND AFFILIATION
B.A., Molecular and Cell Biology, UC Berkeley, CA
M.S.,Oriental Medicine and Acupuncture, Southern California University, CA
D.A.O.M., Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine, Emperor’s College, CA
Board Member, California Acupuncture Board, CA
Former Vice President, IOMRI (International Oriental Medical Research Institute), CA
Certified Member, Korean Medicine Facial Rejuvenation Society, Seoul, Korea
Certified Practitioner, Facial Rejuvenation Acupuncture and Facial Cupping Guasha, Michelle Gellis, L.Ac
Certified Health Care Practitioner, Metagenics(First Line Therapy), CA
Researcher/Presenter, iSAMS (Symposium on Acupuncture and Meridian Studies) Conference at UC Irvine, CA
Medical Volunteer, Los Angeles 2015 Special Olympics World Summer Games, CA
Certified Practitioner, Willed Body Program at UC Irvine, CA
Certified Practitioner, AISA (Association of International Saam Acupuncture), CA
Clinical Residency Program, Samra Hamsoa Acupuncture Spinal Center, CA
Practitioner, Dr. Midas, CA
Supervisor Acupuncturist, Acupia Wellness Acupuncture Inc., CA
Practitioner, Mountain Health and Community Services Inc., CA
Jinjoo Park L.Ac.
Practitioner; Licensed Acupuncturist
Jinjoo is a licensed Acupuncturist in the state of California and is board certified by the National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (NCCAOM). She earned her Master of Science in Oriental Medicine (MSOM) from the South Baylo University in Anaheim California, and she also graduated from Whitworth University with a B.A. degree in Biology.
Drawing on both Western and Eastern medicine backgrounds she is able to deliver a truly integrated approach to medicine - treating mind and body to achieve solid, sustainable progress towards your health and wellness goals.
What she loves most about being an acupuncturist is seeing her patients find pain relief, helping them feel better physically and mentally, and being able to witness the body’s amazing innate ability to heal. She feels grateful to be able to help people live their best lives.
Outside of practicing, Jinjoo enjoys spending her free time dog watching, hiking and exploring farmers markets.