The acupuncturists at Good Chi Acupuncture share a passion for improving our patients' health through treatment and education. We are dedicated not only to the practice of Traditional Chinese medicine but to nutrition and fitness as well. As a patient at Good Chi Acupuncture you will leave not only feeling better but with the knowledge needed to maintain your new sense of well being.
Please meet our staff below:
Allyson Nevard has been immersed in the world of Chinese medicine for years, first discovering it when living in Japan from 1995-1997. She started first as a Shiatsu practitioner and in 2004 received her masters in acupuncture and oriental medicine from the New England School of Acupuncture (NESA).
While at NESA, Allyson concentrated in both Chinese and Japanese styles of acupuncture as well as Chinese herbal medicine. The combination of these styles allows for her gentle but aggressive approach to treatment. She has studied with well-known masters of both acupuncture and Chinese herbal medicine in addition to her regular schooling.
While Allyson is a general practitioner, her experience as a female athlete at Holy Cross College (1991-1995) contributes to her special interest in orthopedic acupuncture as well as women's health issues. Allyson also has particular expertise in treating back pain.
Melissa received her Masters in Acupuncture and Oriental medicine from the New England School of Acupuncture in 2006 where she studied both Chinese and Japanese styles of acupuncture as well as Chinese Herbal Medicine.
She has practiced in a variety of clinical settings including a detox clinic, community acupuncture clinic and private practice within an integrative health center. This along with Melissa's 10+ years of experience as a yoga instructor and deep-tissue massage therapist gives her an especially confident and healing touch.Melissa specializes in the treatment of stress/anxiety, digestive disorders and women's health, with a particular interest in the treatment of infertility.
Krissy makes our daily practice flow smoothly. She will take care of your scheduling and billing needs efficiently. Her warm and friendly personality will make your experience at Good Chi Acupuncture wonderful from the first moment you arrive.
Before coming to Good Chi Acupuncture she was a nanny for years. She is a natural at taking care of people young and old.
Good Chi Acupuncture is located on the westbound side of Route 20 near the Sudbury-Marlborough border. It is one mile east of the Wayside Inn, in the same plaza as Bullfinch's restaurant. Good Chi Boston is located on the 2nd floor of the plaza in The Muscle Therapy Center. There is plenty of parking out front.