Seattle Institute of Oriental Medicine

Class of 2011

East-Asian medicine is a clinical approach to health care that has been refined and honed over thousands of years. For most of that time the focus of its transmission has been the clinic, where knowledge grows organically out of experience as master practitioners pass on what they know to apprentices. We believe that a modern acupuncture program still must be grounded in the clinic.  Read a Message from the Directors




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A Cold With Complications - 2nd Year Student Translation

A Cold with Complications:  
A Case Report Using a Combination Formula of
Sang Ju [Yin]-Yin Qiao [San] (桑菊飲-銀翹散) with
Tang] (附子細辛湯) to Treat a Cold Translate [ ... ] READ MORE

Congratulations Class of 2015!

  Congratulations Class of 2015!  

Clinical Application of the Ten Formula Families with Dr. Huang

Clinical Application of the Ten Formula Families with Dr. Huang   SIOM is pleased to welcome back Dr. Huang Huang, author of Ten Key Formula Families in Chinese Medicine,  who will be lect [ ... ] READ MORE


Smith, Melissa

1609 Thacker Ave.
Jacksonville, FL 32207
Tel: 904-477-2825  Fax: 904-396-9215
Melissa Smith
Class of 2004
Melissa B. Smith, A.P.'s Acupuncture and Chinese Herbal Medicine Clinic provides holistic healing using Acupuncture, Chinese Herbal Medicine, and Diet Therapy. Melissa is currently writing a cookbook/diet therapy guide and her practice has a strong focus on supporting patients health by working with diet, recipes and whole foods. The clinic has a raw Chinese Herbal Pharmacy and a readymade prescription pharmacy on site. She specializes in treatment of Woman's Health (including PCOS, endometriosis and infertility), Fibromyalgia, Fatigue, Anxiety, Depression, Pain Conditions, Allergies, and Recurrent Colds.