Dr. Amie Shimmel Handa
Licensed Acupuncturist, Board Certified In Traditional Chinese Medicine
Chicago, Available: Monday, Thursday PM
A strident presence in the ever-evolving fields of Acupuncture Medicine, Dr. Amie Shimmel Handa has been a cogent force in the practice of the healing arts for the past twenty-eight years. Dr. Shimmel is a true visionary among an exciting new crop of American Acupuncturists.
As a Fellow with the International Academy of Medical Acupuncture since 1989, Dr. Shimmel has additionally completed an Advanced Acupuncture certification course at Lincoln College. Dr. Shimmel’s distinguished credentials include her earning a Master’s Degree w/high honors in traditional Chinese Medicine and Advanced Acupuncture at the Midwest School of Oriental Medicine.
Dr. Shimmel’s reputation for excellence in the healing arts is well established by her years in a highly successful practice in Chicago, where she has assisted countless clients with infertility, hormone imbalances, stress and anxiety besides other chronic health issues. Dr. Shimmel is a Chiropractic Physician, licensed Acupuncturist and Board Certified in Traditional Chinese Medicine. She brings these clinical abilities along with her intuitive skills to really “listen and have each patient be heard”.
As a lifelong advocate of forging strong interpersonal relationships with her clients, Dr. Shimmel’s practice has always been focused on her three main passions: Health, People and Healing. It is Dr. Shimmel’s philosophy that the optimal healing of a patient is predicated upon the practitioner’s ability to effectively relate to that patient.