Patricia  LePertel, L.Ac

Patricia is a Licensed Acupuncturist (L.Ac) in NY, and a Practitioner of Oriental Medicine. She is board certified by the National Certification Commission of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine(NCCAOM)®.

She holds a Master's degree in Traditional Oriental Medicine (MSTOM) from Pacific College of Oriental Medicine (PCOM); a full-time four-year graduate program with major in Acupuncture, and Chinese Herbology.

Patricia is certified in Clean Needle Technique with the Council of College of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (CCAOM). She is also certified by the National Acupuncture Detoxification Association (NADA) as an ADS (Acupuncture Detoxification Specialist). She is a member of the American Association of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine(AAAOM), and also of the Acupuncture Society of New York (ASNY).

Patricia completed her Acupuncture and Chinese Herbal Medicine clinical training at PCOM's resident clinic in New York City as a senior intern, where she treated nearly four hundred patients. she also did rotations at the Manhattan Veterans Hospital in the Neurology and Pain Management Unit, at the Institute for Family Health of Manhattan, as well as at the Fortune Society, and at Housing works HIV/AIDS Center in Brooklyn. She worked with several supervisors of numerous specialties to obtain a well rounded experience towards her diagnostic and practical skills.

Patricia always pursues an integrative approach to healing and wellness for any condition treated, and with every Patient. She is commited to the privilege of serving each of her patients with integrity, enthusiasm, compassion, and responsibility. Currently, Patricia is pursuing her Doctoral degree in Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine.

Patricia was born and raised in Paris, France, where she graduated from the Paris Conservatory of Music and Dance (CNSMDP) with a First Prize in Dance. She is bilingual in French and English. In New York, prior to her career in Oriental Medicine, Patricia worked in Business Management and Real Estate. She maintains her Real Estate Broker’s license in the state of NY, and offers consultations in Feng Shui.