Dr. Heather Biery holds a doctorate in Oriental Medicine and Acupuncture, is a licensed acupuncturist in Colorado and California, and is an NCCAOM diplomate in Herbal and Oriental Medicine. She has completed advanced training and externships in Sports Acupuncture Orthopedics with Whitfield Reeves LAc, and Dr. George Stretch, and Jeffrey Dann LAc, and in Women's Health and Fertility from Dr. Cameron Bishop and Dr. Sadhna Singh. She practices gentle Japanese style acupuncture, massage and herbal medicine in Crested Butte, CO.
This 75 min treatment is for new patients and patients not seen in more than one year. This Gentle Japanese model allows me to thoroughly evaluate a patient, and treat through both strengthening the body and focus locally in the most gentle methods. This style of treatment is ideal for those with complicated health problems, severe fatigue, chronic pain, fibromyalgia, chronic digestive complaints, insomnia, infertility, autonomic nervous system disorders, dysfunction of major body systems. This an involved treatment in which energy is channelled with gentle methods through the body to strengthen organs and thus the body. It is suitable for those with needle phobias. Please come 15 minutes prior to your appointment to complete paper work or download it from the FORMS tab at www.heatherbieryacupuncture.com.
1 hour 15 minutes$185
90 min Return - Intensive & Gentle Japanese
The 90 min treatment is preferred by those who need or desire more body work with their treatment. That may include massage, Japanese movement therapy, injections or other modalities. It's thoroughly effective and relaxing.
1 hour 30 minutes$185
75 min Return - Intensive & Gentle Japanese
Same time as the new patient treatment without all the history. There is time for root treatment and supplemental treatment with needles, and/ or moxa and massage. Please book a New Patient treatment if you have not seen me in a year or more.
1 hour 15 minutes$155
1 hour Return - Intensive & Gentle Japanese
This 1 hour treatment allows me to work on one previously diagnosed issue with both moxa and massage or other modality; or acupuncture treatment for two previously diagnosed issues. You may select this if you are a current patient presenting with a new issue.
1 hour Return - 5 Pack Discount
This is an offer of five 1 hour Return-Patient treatments at a $25 discount.
45 min Return - Intensive & Gentle Japanese
The 45 min treatment allows me to work on one previously diagnosed issue and includes a 15 min modality such as massage, moxibustion, or cupping, as needed for the issue. Please also choose this for a New Pediatric Patient. If a parent feels she needs more than 15 minutes to review the health history of their child with me, I recommend we schedule another 15 minutes before the child's treatment day to discuss. This additional time can be by phone or in person.
30 min Pediatric Gentle Japanese Treatment
Pediatric 30 min is a Shonishin (non-needle) treatment of a child (age 1 mo old to 10 years old). It can also be chosen selectively for the treatment of a current patient who desires a root treatment only.
Herbal Medicine Consultation
Return Traditional TCM Needles & Rest Treatment
This a follow-up treatment model that is suitable for a patient who has overall good health, good sleep, and good digestion, and doesn't require any additional modalities like moxa or massage. It is a 30 min treatment that allows for the placement of needles then rest with those needles, for total time of around 45-55 minutes. Please book a New Patient Treatment and complete new patient forms if you haven't been to see me in a year or more.
Return Traditional TCM - 5 Pack Discount
This is a 5 pack of short treatments for Return Patients at a $20 discount. In this treatment the patient receives acupuncture and then rests for another 20 minutes with the needles. The Traditional Needles and Rest is the shortest treatment offered. It is for those patients who digest and sleep well and generally only need a nudge in the healing direction. Please book a New Patient Treatment if you have not seen me in more than a year.