Acupuncture & Chinese Herbal Medicine
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About the Acupuncturist

Katia Durand, M.S., L.Ac.

Acupuncture Specialist and Certified Herbalist

Katia Durand is a graduate of Bastyr University where she earned a Bachelors of Science degree in Natural Health Sciences and a Masters of Science degree in Acupuncture. Additionally, she holds a post-graduate certification in Chinese Herbal Medicine. She is nationally certified as a Diplomate in Acupuncture and licensed as an acupuncturist in the state of Washington.

Katia has received advanced training under the instruction of world-renowned Dr. Tran Viet Dzung. These studies, based on ancient classical texts, emphasize the treatment of pain, immunology, gynecology and mental health issues with Acupuncture. She has received additional training in the field of Acupuncture Detoxification for addictions and as a healer in the Acutonics® system of sound healing.

Combining the ancient theories of Traditional Chinese Medicine with her intuitive skills, Katia customizes each treatment to provide a holistic approach toward optimal health. She commonly incorporates other treatment modalities to help her patients such as; cupping, moxabustion, tui na massage, Chinese herbal medicine, tuning forks, infrared therapy, and dietary & lifestyle advice.

Katia is an energetic healer who is passionate about her work. She is deeply committed to bringing inspiration and healing to her patients. Katia treats a wide variety of conditions and enjoys working with every member of the family. She has a special interest in women’s health (with a high success rate in menopause, infertility and menstrual conditions), and psychological/emotional wellness. Her patients appreciate her thorough, caring, and ‘down to earth’ nature.