Melissa Marcy is approachable and dedicated to her clientele. Following undergraduate studies in liberal arts, she began her holistic health education and training at Pacific College of Oriental Medicine in San Diego. There, she earned a Master of Science degree in Traditional Oriental Medicine after achieving certification in Asian Bodywork Therapy. Clinical training included three consecutive internships at Rady Children's Hospital in San Diego where she worked with Inpatient Oncology and Outpatient Chronic Pain. She also earned certification in Acupuncture and Moxibustion, Tui Na, and Internal Medicine after completing an internship in Sichuan, China, at Chengdu University of Traditional Chinese Medicine and Hospital.
Melissa began practicing in the Eastlake community of Chula Vista, in San Diego’s South Bay, in 2012. In 2017 she opened her doors in Santee where she is available to East County residents. Known for her warm bedside manner and easy communication, this Southern California native and mother of two is a California Licensed Acupuncturist, Certified Massage Therapist, and practitioner of Traditional Chinese Medicine specializing in pain management.