Seattle Institute of Oriental Medicine
Class of 2011
Mailing Address:
444 NE Ravenna Boulevard, Suite 101
Seattle, WA  98115
Tel: (206) 517-4541

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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Alumna Practices in Nepal

Jacqueline Bailey, class of 2014, has been practicing in Nepal with the Acupuncture Relief Project.  See the following link to read her blog about her experience and access the organization: Acup [ ... ] READ MORE

SIOM's 20th Anniversary

SIOM Marks its 20th Year Anniversary This September will mark 20 years since the first group of students started their SIOM training. The idea for the school started about a year before when two frie [ ... ] READ MORE

Doctoral Degree Proposal

SIOM's Doctoral Degree Application Recently SIOM applied to our accrediting body, ACAOM, to receive approval to offer a doctoral degree in acupuncture and Oriental medicine. This application is based [ ... ] READ MORE


Taylor-Swanson, Lisa J., LAc, MAcOM, Dipl OM*

Abundant Health, PLLC
2211 Pacific Avenue
Tacoma, WA 98402
phone: 253.383.8005
fax: 253.383.0729

Class of 2001

Abundant Health, PLLC
2211 Pacific Avenue
Tacoma, WA 98402
phone: 253.383.8005
fax: 253.383.0729

Ms. Taylor-Swanson specializes in the promotion of male and female fertility and gynecology/obstetrics. Her long-term goal is for all practitioners and patients to understand the strengths of Traditional Asian Medicine and particularly for women and girls to utilize this medicine for gynecological and obstetric concerns. She is pursuing both clinical work and research with this goal in mind. Ms. Taylor-Swanson is a professional member of the American Society for Reproductive Medicine (ASRM), RESOLVE, WAOMA, Society for Acupuncture Research, and the International Society for Complementary Medicine Research (ISCMR).

Ms. Taylor-Swanson founded Abundant Health, PLLC, which is dedicated to providing natural healthcare for the whole family. Our specialized practitioners offer a holistic approach to healing through Chinese Herbal Medicine, Acupuncture, Massage Therapy and Psychotherapy. Our providers are credentialed with Regence, Premera, Cigna, Aetna, Uniform, United, First Choice Health Network, and others.
Practice focus: Women's health; male- and female-factor infertility; digestive, musculo-skeletal and sleep disorders.