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Allan Hancock College Student Health Services
Acupuncture, Massage,
Guest Lectures & Workshops

 

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Acupuncture & Massage

Acupuncture is a time-honored and scientifically validated treatment modality that originated in China thousands of years ago. Acupuncture can help students reduce stress and treat neck and back pain, headache, anxiety, insomnia, sports injuries, and more.  one modality of Chinese Acupuncture draws upon the body’s own healing resources without the use of medication thus treating without the risk of side effects. 

Massage, acupressure are effective techniques to relax and treat muscle tension and pain and can be performed fully clothed, or with access to the neck and back.

What is Acupuncture?

Acupuncture is a time-honored and scientifically validated treatment modality that originated in China thousands of years ago. Acupuncture can help students reduce stress and treat neck and back pain, headache, anxiety, insomnia, sports injuries, and more.  one modality of Chinese Acupuncture draws upon the body’s own healing resources without the use of medication thus treating without the risk of side effects. 

Massage, acupressure are effective techniques to relax and treat muscle tension and pain and can be performed fully clothed, or with access to the neck and back.

Guest Lectures & Workshops

A limited number of Guest Lectures and Workshops are available for classes on topics including stress reduction, preventive and complementary medicine, posture, ergonomics and Chinese exercises. Lectures are tailored to instructional curriculum goals. 

(Instructors please email your date and time request, this will be forwarded to Dr. Kandel).

Who is
Dr. Kandel?

Provider, Lecturer: Dr. Herb Kandel, OMD. L. Ac is popular with students for his effective and gentle techniques and engaging lectures. Dr. Kandel a 10-year winner in “Best of” Category for Alternative Medicine in Santa Maria Sun Readers poll. He is a California licensed Acupuncturist, trained in China, and owner of Acupuncture Center of Santa Maria. For more information about Dr. Kandel, or to schedule an appointment in his private practice: drkandel.com

Visit Us

Allan Hancock College Student Health Services

Santa Maria Campus
Room W-12
Fall Acupuncture & Massage Schedule:
Wednesdays ONLY
(9 am to 12:30pm)
8/29, 9/5, 9/26, 10/3,10/17, 11/2, 11/7, 11/21

Lompoc Valley Center
Room 1-109
Fall Acupuncture & Massage Schedule:
Wednesdays ONLY
(9 am to 12:30pm)
9/12, 10/24, 11/14

Call Us

Non-Internet Scheduling Questions
805.623.6703

Santa Maria Campus
Room W-12
1.805.922.6966 ext. 3212

Lompoc Valley Center
Room 1-109
1.805.735.3366 ext. 5207

 

 

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