About

Mission

To utilize traditional acupuncture and Chinese herbal medicine to repair body imbalances and restore its natural healthy state allowing patients to achieve their greatest quality of life possible.

My goal is to provide patients with a relaxing healing experience that addresses their personal health concerns and gently guides them on their journey to wellness. By using components of Chinese and Japanese style acupuncture and Chinese herbal medicine my patients will receive the most comprehensive treatment available.

Chris Lehmann

Chris Lehmann, Lic. Ac., MAOM, Dipl. OM, is a licensed acupuncturist and Chinese herbalist who earned a Masters degree in Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine from the New England School of Acupuncture (NESA), which is the oldest accredited institution for Chinese Medicine in the United States. He is licensed by the state of Massachusetts to practice Acupuncture and Chinese Herbal Medicine and holds Diplomat status in Oriental Medicine from the National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (NCCAOM). Additionally, he holds a BS degree in biology and has a strong understanding of human systems and health.

Chris’ clinical experiences are varied and extensive. He has treated military veterans and HIV patients at Pathways to Wellness in downtown Boston, under-served and low income patients at Dimock Community Health Center in Roxbury and the elderly and general public at the NESA student clinic in Newton. He has served as an Acupuncture Resident in the Family Medicine Department at Boston Medical Center working alongside Integrative Medicine physicians. In addition, he has experience in the renowned Kiiko Matsumoto style of acupuncture, has volunteered with the Veterans Acupuncture Center (VAC) Metrowest and is currently the on staff acupuncturist at the Whittier Street Health Center in Roxbury.

Chris’ style of holistic acupuncture emphasizes the body’s own capabilities to heal itself. He incorporates traditional Chinese, Japanese and Kiiko Matsumoto style acupuncture techniques into a unique and effective treatment style. Personalized herbal medicine formulas and Standard Process nutritional supplements are used to assist his patients in regaining health and balance. He has extensive experience treating patients with musculoskeletal conditions or pain, internal disorders like high blood pressure, gastrointestinal disease or gynecological issues, and mental-emotional disturbances like insomnia, depression or PTSD.

Chris’ prior professional experience as an educator has also allowed him to play a role in educating acupuncturists of the future. He worked to attract new students as an Admissions Department Assistant and served as a faculty member at the New England School of Acupuncture.

Chris brings an exuberant positive attitude to his practice and approaches his client’s wellness with a goal orientated mentality. He incorporates his strong knowledge of herbal medicine and numerous acupuncture styles to provide his clients with a comprehensive and effective tool for re-balancing their mind and body.