Rita Panahi, L.Ac., specializes in developing a customized health plan based on your condition.  Plans include:

  • Acupuncture
  • Personalized Chinese Herbal Formulas
  • Specific dietary and nutritional recommendations
  • Health Coaching Service (for Worldwide clients)
  • Bio-Energetic Scan for deeper look at imbalances

Her goal is to help you and educate you so that you not only regain your health but improve your health throughout your life.


Rita Panahi, L.Ac. has been practicing in the healing arts for over 18 years. She holds a Masters in Chinese Medicine with over 3,800 hours of post-Masters training. She has studied under a renowned master over the past 18 years, learning ancient teachings of Chinese Medicine rarely found in regular training programs. She has specialized training in Dermatology using Chinese Herbal Medicine, one of the most effective and powerful means of treating skin conditions such as psoriasis, warts, eczema, acne, urticaria, fungus, and more. In addition, she is trained in working with food as medicine and works with all her patients to support them in their long term health with their diet.

She is licensed by the:

  • California Acupuncture Board,
  • the New York Board of Professions, and
  • the National Commission of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine.

She is a published author of five books:  “Own Your Health Change Your Destiny”,  “Lose Weight Unleash Your Creativity”, “How to Change Your Karma Now, “Simple Relationship Wisdom” and “Loving Myself Notebook”. More information on her books can also be found at www.Author.RitaPanahi.com.

She has had articles published internationally as well as having been aired on British Television on the topic of “Inner Beauty vs. Outer Beauty”.

Honors – Summa Cum Laude in Masters in Traditional Oriental Medicine, National Dean’s List, National Chancellors List.



  • Provide the highest quality of natural health care in order for my patients to achieve optimum health
  • Inspire and educate my patients to make their health of highest priority and to live consciously
  • Improve the health, longevity and quality of life for my patients on every level through acupuncture, herbal medicine, and dietary education
  • Improve the health of teenagers so they can begin their life on a healthy track with conscious choices about their diet and longterm health
  • Bring greater happiness to my patient’s lives through the improvement of their health
  • Ensure complete satisfaction of every patient, while offering knowledgeable and friendly service at affordable rates
  • Support people worldwide in educating them to take their health into their own hands with the choices they make
  • Support humanitarian activities throughout the world that help improve people’s quality of life everywhere as well as preservation and respect for nature