Sharon Yeung MS, L.Ac., Doula

Founder of Five Seasons Healing

Sharon Yeung, New York City Acupuncturist

Sharon Yeung is a Licensed Acupuncturist, Board Certified Chinese Herbalist and Childbirth Doula. She received advanced clinical training in hospitals throughout China in gynecology, pediatrics and classical herbal medicine and has worked in the obstetrics, oncology, and neurological & orthopedic rehabilitation departments at Lutheran Medical Center in Brooklyn, NY. Prior to attaining her masters degree in Oriental medicine, Sharon graduated with honors from Wesleyan University.

Sharon is certified with the National Acupuncture Detoxification Association for her work with acupuncture in addiction and recovery. She applies the integrated mind & body Chinese medicine approach to treating adults and children with ADD and other behavioral conditions. Sharon volunteered with the Tibetan Health Care Project in India treating Tibetan refugees with acupuncture. In addition to her graduate work in Chinese medicine and biomedical sciences, her training with Tom Bisio and Frank Butler in Zhenggu Tuina and with Bonnie Bainbridge Cohen in Body Mind Centering has enhanced her ability to recognize the body’s innate signs of harmony and imbalance.

Sharon believes that her role as a Chinese medicine practitioner is to help relieve the suffering of the body as well as of the heart. She is grateful to be in a medical profession she loves and endeavors to offer Chinese medicine’s healing potential to all her patients. Sharon enjoys teaching martial arts to children and is a longtime practitioner of Iyengar and Anusara yoga, Hungga kungfu, and Vipassana Meditation.

 

Suzanne Connole, MSTOM, L.Ac.

Acupuncturist

SuzanneConnoleLAcSuzanne Connole found her way to acupuncture and Chinese Medicine after having used acupuncture to heal from a painful injury. She found that not only was her pain gone, but she felt better in almost every way and her path in life was clear. Having studied chinese culture, literature and martial arts for many years before, Chinese Medicine fit into her way of life and thinking quite easily. Suzanne graduated from the Pacific College of Oriental Medicine in New York in 2003 and has been practicing ever since.

Suzanne knew that she wanted to help women in some way and has been able to focus her practice and studies on women’s health. Her goal is to provide a space for healing, ease the transitions through life and help patients achieve their potential. Suzanne is committed to a life-long path of learning and most recently has been studying advanced herbal medicine with Sharon Weizenbaum at the White Pine Institute in Amherst, MA. Suzanne also has had training as a doula and is a faculty member at both Tri-state College of Acupuncture and Pacific College of Oriental Medicine.

 

Alison Unterreiner, MSTOM, L.Ac.

Acupuncturist

 

Compassionate, intuitive and engaged, Alison is a born healer with a passion for Eastern Medicine. After 17 years as a photo editor for magazines such as Esquire and Golf Digest, Alison made the switch to acupuncture when she realized how powerful the medicine could be during her own experience with Chinese Medicine and herbs.

Her clinical experience ranges from assisting women through childbirth in the labor and delivery ward at Lutheran Medical Center/NYU Langone in Brooklyn, New York, to working with veterans in order to provide pain relief and pain management at the VA Hospital in Manhattan.

She is a licensed acupuncturist (L.Ac.) and herbalist in the State of New York and has board certifications through the National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (NCCAOM). Alison is also certified as a facial rejuvenation specialist.

Alison is able to support her patients and work with them to achieve their healthcare goals. She specializes in treating a wide variety of health conditions, including but not limited to:

  • Orthopedic Disorders
  • Chronic Pain
  • Fertility Support
  • Stress and Anxiety Disorders
  • Endocrinology Disorders
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Digestive Disorders
  • Facial Rejuvenation

Alison’s primary focus is disease prevention and supporting the health and wellness of her patients.