Mary Houge, ND, L.Ac., LMBT, Educator
Mary Houge‘s practices focus on wellness using oriental medicine, acupuncture, herbs, modern science, natural medicine, therapeutic lifestyle education, functional nutrition, bodywork and spiritual guidance.
She graduated with honors from the Phoenix Institute of Herbal Medicine and Acupuncture with a Masters of Science in Oriental Medicine. She is a nationally certified acupuncturist and herbalist from the National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (NCCAOM). She received her Bachelors of Science Degree from Arizona State University. She received her Doctorate in Naturopathy from the Pan American School of Natural Medicine, West Indies.
Mary as obtained many additional certifications. She is a certified FirstLine Therapeutic Lifestyle practitioner. She is certified in Advanced Oncology Acupuncture from Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center in New York City and also has certifications in oncology massage and manual lymphatic drainage from the Scherer Institute of Natural Healing in Sante Fe, NM. With regards to bodywork, she obtained the following certifications from Pacific College of Oriental Medicine in San Diego, CA: Holistic Healthcare Practitioner, Massage Therapist, Oriental Body Therapist, and Tui Na Specialist. She is grateful to her teachers: Dr. Bob Rakowski, Dr. Jeffrey Bland, Bill Helm, Alex Tiberi, Joshua Kim and Greg Bantick whom were very influential in her training.