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

 

Meghan Sultana, MSTOM, L.Ac.

Acupuncturist

Meghan is a licensed acupuncturist with national board certifications in acupuncture and Chinese herbal medicine. She received her master’s degree from Pacific College of Oriental Medicine, where she is currently obtaining a doctorate. Her clinical experience includes work at Columbia University Health Services, Mount Sinai-Beth Israel Integrative Oncology, and Housing Works. She travelled to China for advanced study at the International Acupuncture Training Center, an institute recognized by the World Health Organization, with clinical rounds at the Traditional Chinese Medicine Hospital in Beijing.

Meghan continues to deepen her skills and knowledge in Eastern medicine, mind-body connection, and energy healing. Her areas of interest include women’s health and gynecological conditions, digestive disorders, stress and anxiety, and pain relief. She supports her patients wherever they are on their healing journey with compassionate listening and commitment to care. Following the Chinese principle of shenming, “radiance of spirit,” her mission is to inspire others to practice self-care and overcome dis-ease by harmonizing body, mind, and spirit.