We are thrilled to announce that TCM fertility and women’s health specialist Pamela Policastro LAc has expanded her hours to see patients at our River North center. Pam will be working on Mondays and Saturdays in the City. Pam has been a star practitioner at our Arlington Heights location for many years and we are excited to bring her strong clinical presence to our Chicago location. Pam will continue to treat patient in Arlington Heights on Thursdays.
“There is a soul force in the universe which, if we permit it, will flow through us and produce miraculous results.” Ghandi
This beautiful quote is Pam’s motto. Pam received her Masters Degree in Traditional Chinese Medicine from Southwest Acupuncture College in Santa Fe, N.M. She is nationally certified by the NCCAOM (National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine), and is a licensed acupuncturist in the state of Illinois. She received her Bachelors Degree in psychology from SUNY (State University of New York) at Stonybrook, N.Y. Additionally, Pam has studied Chinese Herbal Medicine, Oncology Acupuncture at Memorial Sloan Kettering, N.Y.C., and fertility with Dr. Berkley from The Berkley Center for Reproductive Wellness, N.Y.C.
Pam is also nationally certified in Chinese Herbal Medicine. Combining herbs with acupuncture, Pam strives to attain the best possible results with all her patients. She specializes in all aspects of fertility and pregnancy; female and male infertility, menstrual irregularities, pre-menstrual syndrome (PMS), polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS), and endometriosis. Pam works with each person’s individual needs to provide a personalized treatment plan to optimize natural conception and/or assisted reproductive therapy. She is also affiliated with Mercy Hospital.
Read some of Pam’s contributions to our blog here:
TCM Perspective of Physical Exercise
Acupuncture and Miscarriage Prevention
Fire Cupping and Fertility
What Are You Smoking??? Moxa and Fertility