Serving the Bay Area & the Peninsula, including San Jose, Willow Glen, Campbell, Los Gatos, Saratoga, Cupertino, & Santa Clara.

Patricia Lambers, L.Ac, hails from France and has lived in the San Jose area for many years. With a background in orthopedic massage she brings a unique body of knowledge of the nature of the human physiology to her acupuncture practice. At San Jose Acupuncture Center, she solves real health problems through gentle acupuncture. Her primary approach to treatment is via Japanese style acupuncture. However, she offers a variety of modalities and techniques from 8-principle acupuncture, auricular (ear) acupuncture, and many other styles of treatment as well. Her goal is to help her patients return to a state of wholeness and vital health by using the best tools for the unique needs of each patient.

Acupuncture Can Treat:

Acute and Chronic Pain:
Acupuncture brings pain relief from arthritis, trauma, back injuries, sports injuries, repetitive strain injuries, sciatica, joint pain and more.

Women’s Health:
Acupuncture helps maintain a balanced hormonal system, regulating ovulation, menstrual cycles, and easing menopause. Acupuncture can also treat fertility disorders.

Allergies and Sensitivities:
Acupuncture treats allergies, hay fever, sinusitis, and food sensitivities.

Emotional Issues
Acupuncture can treat anxiety, depression, and help with anger management.

Other conditions
Acupuncture can treat insomnia, asthma, chronic fatigue, speed up recovery time from colds and flu, and treat many other conditions.

Man and his dog Man healthMen’s health
Today’s men are as aware as women of the need to take care of themselves, especially as they get older. Acupuncture and herbal medicine are powerful tools for men’s health problems. We can treat ailments such as diabetes, high blood pressure, heart disease, arthritis, and successfully address concerns regarding prostate health and sexuality.


Why choose San Jose Acupuncture Center?

First of all, we pay attention to what you say!! The number one complaint we hear from patients is “My doctor never listens to me” or “My doctor does not believe me.” No one knows more than you do about your mind and body, so it only makes good sense to listen to what you have to say. Our only agenda is to guide you on achieving balance in your mind and body by working with you on your health concerns. We are not here to judge but to guide you in your wellness journey. We offer a safe, gentle environment… read more.

The Shen Mind Connection

Traditional Chinese Medicine looks at things differently and while it may be a little confusing, there is usually some common ground that can be found upon examination and explanation. One such area is the idea of the mind. The mind in Traditional Chinese Medicine is commonly referred to as the shen.

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Physical Aspects Related to The Lungs

In the world of Traditional Chinese medicine, the lung is probably the organ whose TCM functions overlap the most with its Western functions. Respiration, the immune system and the skin are all systems heavily influenced by the lung, both in acupuncture and in Western medicine.

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Mental and Emotional Aspects of the Lungs

As an acupuncturist, I am constantly assessing. Before my patients answer a single question, I am taking in cues as to what types of imbalances might be going on. In five-element acupuncture, the five major organ systems are the kidney, liver, lung, heart and spleen. When any of these systems are out of balance, certain physical, mental and

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