Acupuncturist

Melissa Miesen

Melissa Miesen, L.M.T., L.Ac.

Melissa Miesen, a third generation Oregonian, graduated from the Oregon College of Oriental Medicine in 2002 and the Oregon School of Massage in 1995. Melissa uses a Traditional Chinese Medicine approach, Master Tung's acupuncture, electrical stimulation, bleeding, cupping, Gua Sha, infrared heat and ice therapy. Herbal formulas, therapeutic exercises and Iyengar yoga poses are standard prescriptions. Melissa specializes in deep tissue, trigger point, myofascial release, and proprioceptive neuromuscular facilitation (PNF) and she applies these techniques to her acupuncture treatments as needed. Melissa has extensive clinical experience treating such conditions as headaches, back pain, arthritis, sports injuries, motor vehicle accident injuries, anxiety, sleep disturbance, allergies, PMS, infertility, hypertension, gastrointestinal conditions, and addictions.