ADOLFO LOPEZ, L.Ac.
Born in Bogota, Colombia, Adolfo nurtured his interest in natural medicine and nutrition from a young age. After discovering his true calling in the study and practice of Traditional Chinese Medicine, he attended Yo Sam University and SAMRA University of Oriental Medicine in Los Angeles, California, where he earned his Master of Science in Traditional Chinese Medicine.
After earning his degree, he continued his education by completing a one-year post-graduate program at Beijing University, China. There he studied with doctors who specialized in gynecology, orthopedics, and pain control management. He returned to Los Angeles upon completion of his studies and has been in private practice since 1995. In California, Adolfo completed the Orthopedic Acupuncture Board. He has received advanced training in TCM Psychology and Functional Medicine.
With more than 20 years of experience with Eastern medical disciplines, Adolfo incorporates Eastern Medicine with Functional Medicine, and Western nutrition to create a holistic approach protocol to assist you in your quest for radiant health in body, mind, and spirit. He believes that everyone has the ability to heal from within when given proper guidance and support. He is skilled at treating a wide range of ailments with Traditional Chinese Medicine. By combining, various therapeutic modalities—such as acupuncture, herbal therapy, TCM physical therapy, nutrition and Reiki—he will give you a treatment experience that will leave you relaxed and revitalized.
Adolfo loves his work and is devoted to top quality patient care. He admires all those who labor to build a better world with respect and care. He is also a yoga instructor, a soccer and aquaponics fan, and a lover of organic food.
CHANTAAL LEVAY, L.Ac.
Chantaal studied Acupuncture at Samra University of Oriental Medicine and graduated in 1994 with a Master’s Degree. She also has studied NAET (Nambudripad’s Allergy Elimination Technique) with Devi Nambudripad. Chantaal gets amazing results with NAET, because of her previous work with Intuitive Healing techniques. She is also a Reiki master and is able to bring in the Reiki energy into her healing sessions. She also has studied and works with Essential Oils, as well as other healing Modalities. She is a Licensed Acupuncturist in the state of California. She believes that people who have complicated health issues should be working with several different modalities in order to get the best results. She is very gentle and intuitive.
Chantaal has been studying nutrition and wellness for over 20 years. She is always studying to find new and inovative techniques that will assist her patients by treating and improving the whole body. She sees that NAET is very efffective because when your body absorbs proper nutrition and we work on increased circulation then the immune system and the whole body will be healthy. Which is what is so powerful about NAET, it is an energetic technique to retrain your body to absorb nutrients and to allow your body to rid itself of toxins and inflammation.
Chantaal has been working with special needs children for over 30 years now. She began working with these children as a para-educator when she was in college and is now excited to work with children doing NAET and other healing techniques. Children respond very quickly to NAET and it is a great modality for children with allergies, asthma, emotional problems, ADHD and autism as well as other health issues. Children respond well to her gentle presence and she works with them with acupressure, so they do not need needles.