Andrea Lamont earned her Masters of Science in Traditional Oriental Medicine from Pacific College of Oriental Medicine in San Diego, California, where she graduated with honours. As an acupuncturist, herbalist, author and speaker, she feels that her role is that of a guide and motivator to patients.
Her clinical experience has afforded her the opportunity to treat hundreds of patients, including many professional athletes. Andrea’s prior experience has included positions at Acupuncture at Sea, a wellness centre aboard Celebrity Cruise ships; and private practice in New York City, focusing on pain management.
She co-founded Glow Acupuncture and Wellness Center in 2005. Andrea’s health related articles have been published in several magazines across the country. Andrea’s credentials include: BC Registered Traditional Chinese Medicine Practitioner, New York State Licensed Acupuncturist, Florida State Acupuncture Physician, and NCCAOM (National Commission for the Certification of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine) Diplomat.
Andrea feels that the purpose of Acupuncture is to balance the subtle energies of the body, mind and spirit, so that the body may heal itself. Andrea is a caring, nurturing professional who brings sensitivity and compassion to her sessions.