Job Title :
Doctor of Oriental Medicine
Areas of Treatment :
young adult and teenage health
Santa Fe, 87501 United States
Years in Practice :
Description of Practice :
Baran Nosratpour is licensed as a Doctor of Oriental Medicine and also as a Medical Doctor in Iran holding an MD from Tehran University of Medical Sciences. She also holds an MS in physics from University of Arizona with a focus on theoretical particle physics.
Due to her knowledge and experience in both Oriental and Western Medicine, she follows an integrative approach to understand and treat the specific condition of each patient. She understands the practitioner is offering tools to awaken the body's natural wisdom to heal itself. Thus her focus is on collaborating with her patients on their journey back to health and balance.
She is mainly focused on young adult and teenage health. Acupuncture is especially effective with Young adults and teenagers due to their energetic sensitivity and tremendous self healing abilities. Physical and emotional Issues related to puberty, anxiety and depression, asthma and allergies, hormonal Imbalances, migraines, digestive issues, eating disorders, and many more chronic health problems in adults originates from the time of adolescence. Addressing and clearing them in teenagers and young adults prevents much suffering due to on going chronic health problems in adults.
Pain, neurological issues, emotional and psychological trauma, PTSD, menstrual and fertility problems, digestive issues, and asthma some common areas addressed in her general treatments.
She is also certified in Constitutional Facial Acupuncture focusing on facial rejuvenation. By addressing underlying physiological imbalances as well as releasing unhealthy emotional patterns stored in facial muscles and fascia, the face is naturally left in a more rejuvenated and radiant state.
Areas of Expertise :
Acupuncture, Herbal Medicine
DOM, MS from AIMC Berkeley, MS in physics from U of Arizona, MD from Tehran University of Medical Sciences
Year Graduated :
2011, 2007, 2001
Board Certification :
National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine
Attributes Success To:
Interest in health, medicine and understanding the healing process in humans,
her love for helping people.
Place of Birth :
Sanandaj, Kurdistan, Iran
Favorite Medical Journal :
Acupuncture Today Journal
Tai Chi and Qi Gong, Nature walks, Hiking, hot springs and spas