Emily Armstrong, DOM
Emily Armstrong is a 2015 graduate of East West College of Natural Medicine in Sarasota, FL. Prior to completing her Masters of Oriental Medicine, she studied Chinese herbalism for two years, interning with Dr. Bob Linde in St. Petersburg, FL. She is currently completing a certification in using Gua Sha for both acute and chronic conditions. Emily practices Traditional Chinese Medicine, utilizing Acupuncture, Herbal Therapies, and Moxibustion along with Cupping, Gua Sha, and Tui Na body treatments.
Emily firmly believes that healing is a partnership between the practitioner and patient and strives to meet her patient wherever they are on their individual journey.
A treatment session with Emily empowers the patient to take part in their own healing. She has conviction that the root of many modern diseases is diet-related and teaches her patients to use food as medicine and supplementation when necessary.
Emily has a particular interest in the treatment and recovery of physical injuries and the pain associated with them. She is currently expanding her education in fertility under the tutelage of Dr. Hillary Talbott. She enjoys having a varietal practice and working with patients on any health concerns they have.
Personally, Emily has resided in St. Petersburg, FL for over 13 years. She has a passion for gardening with permaculture techniques along with being a recycling-repurposing fanatic. An avid outdoors person, Emily has been stand-up paddle boarding for over six years and enjoys any activity in the woods, mountains, or on the beach.