Tom is a licensed acupuncturist through the North Carolina Acupuncture Licensing Board (NCALB). He holds a Master’s Degree in Acupuncture and has 15 years of experience with over 10,000 treatments delivered. Tom brings exceptional skills as a practitioner to our team with special interests in pain, emotions and wellness.
He worked as a teacher at both North Carolina acupuncture schools, where he instructed students on anatomy and physiology and the energetics of Chinese medicine. In addition Tom was an education officer for three years with the North Carolina Association for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (NCAAOM).
Tom was named the Best of the Best acupuncturist for 2 years running and voted Best Acupuncturist by Charlotte Magazine 2018. Tom is a very caring and gentle practitioner who makes you feel comfortable and at ease with explanations at every step. Prior to undertaking his studies and work in acupuncture Tom was an education officer with Human Services and assisted adults with disabilities, mental illness, autism, and those suffering from homelessness.
Tom is a third degree black belt in Japanese martial arts. In his spare time Tom is an avid reader and cook and enjoys spending time with his wife and their four dogs.