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Rachel Waldman is board certified in both acupuncture and herbology by the National Commission for the Certification of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine and is licensed to practice in Maryland, Oregon and California.
Rachel completed her undergraduate studies in philosophy at Goucher College in Baltimore, MD before earning her Master of Science in Traditional Oriental Medicine (MSTOM) at Pacific College of Oriental Medicine in San Diego, CA. Rachel also received advanced acupuncture training at the Cheng Du University Hospital in the Sichuan province of China where she focused on pediatrics and neurology. Rachel completed a 2 year internship treating oncology and chronic pain patients at Rady Children's Hospital in San Diego, CA and has worked internationally with Liga International Flying Doctors of Mercy in rural Mexico and as an on-board acupuncturist with Royal Caribbean Cruise Line. She owned a private practice in San Diego, CA for several years before returning to her hometown of Baltimore.
Rachel has developed a gentle, yet effective style of acupuncture that is firmly rooted in Traditional Chinese Medicine while incorporating modern, evidence-based acupuncture and herbal protocols for optimal patient outcomes. Rachel is truly an integrative practitioner who believes strongly in the power of Eastern and Western medicine working together.
Rachel is currently accepting new patients at the Johns Hopkins Integrative Medicine and Digestive Center at Green Spring Station and is also available to treat inpatients at Johns Hopkins Hospital.
Integrative Medicine: Videos
Rachel Waldman, an acupuncturist in the Johns Hopkins Integrative Medicine & Digestive Center, discusses acupuncture: what it is, how it works and how it can help those with chronic pain. Visit the Integrative Medicine website or call 410-828-3585 to learn more.
The Art of Integrative Medicine
A webcast discussing the evolving role of acupuncture, herbal medicine, massage and other holistic health practices withing the modern medical landscape: