“Our philosophy is to improve total well-being through personalized patient care.”
– Iris Netzer-Greenfield, L.Ac.
After your initial assessment, we will give you an honest professional opinion on the best course of treatment tailored to your needs.
We offer a friendly and supportive environment where you are welcome to ask any question about your health and well-being.
Our priority is to make your sessions relaxing and enjoyable for you. We want you to walk out feeling better than when you walked in.
OUR CARE TEAM
Iris Netzer-Greenfield, L.Ac. / D.O.M. / Chinese Herbalist – Founder
I’m Iris. I’ve been practicing acupuncture for over 20+ years. My training has involved working with men and women who have found a new balance in their life through Chinese medicine and Acupuncture. I’ve always had a profound interest in the human body, and the eastern perspective of life balance (yin/yang) has always resonated with me. Today I specifically address female imbalance and have had great success in treating a number of gynecological conditions, including infertility. I offer an eclectic mix of Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) and Japanese-style treatments, which focus on the overall well being of the patient. Together, my healing approach is drawn from my education, clinical experience and intuition (my gut). I am also trained in Soliman Auricular Allergy Treatment (SAAT), a newly introduced powerful technique that provides the longest relief from allergy symptoms.
I’ve come a long way since my post graduate years. My ‘rags to riches’ story started from a converted utility closet. Thankfully, my fellow New Yorkers were understanding and paid no mind to its modest size. By virtue of hard work, my (then) simple practice has expanded to what is now a beautiful treatment center with a skillful team of healers who offer personalized care – an ideology that we safeguard! Our patients seek help with a wide range of acute and chronic ailments, including pain management, digestive disorders, migraines and display continued signs of improvement through customized treatment plans. Our scope also includes modalities such as Cupping, Moxa and Gua Zha. My team and I understand that, for many, acupuncture is a new concept, so we welcome veterans, newcomers, traditional and non-traditional families.
I hold a Masters of Science degree in Oriental Medicine from Samra University in Los Angeles. I am licensed by the State of California, the State of New York and the State of Connecticut. When I’m not in Manhattan, I maintain office hours closer to home. Noa Health & Acupuncture in Westport, Connecticut is the sister practice to Acupuncture RemediesTM.
I look forward to working with you.
Iris M. Netzer-Greenfield, L.Ac.
Kim Schwartz-Finkelstein, L.Ac. and Chinese Herbalist
I’m Kim. I have committed myself to helping people achieve optimum health through Chinese Medicine for over a decade. I hold a Masters of Science degree in Traditional Oriental Medicine (MSTOM) from Pacific College in New York City. I am licensed in Acupuncture and I am also board-certified in Chinese herbal medicine.
My method of practice is based on the most essential belief in Chinese Medicine; restoration of the balance between body and mind is the key to wellness. Drawing on various styles of acupuncture (Chinese, Japanese, and Korean) and other holistic modalities, I create individualized treatments that are designed specifically for each person. Acupuncture, Chinese herbs, nutritional supplements, and lifestyle recommendations are combined to enhance your treatment and speed healing.
I work with a variety of conditions, including women’s issues, (fertility, PCOS, menstrual irregularities, menopausal symptoms) pain management, addictive disorders, (smoking cessation, weight issues) migraines, insomnia, stress reduction, and allergies. I’m one of the few acupuncturists qualified in pediatric acupuncture, so one may assume that I’m gentle, which I am. I’m thrilled to be affiliated with Iris; we’ve been working together over 8-years. And together with Iris and Gabby we are committed to continuing a tradition of excellence and to helping each patient individually to achieve optimum results.
Gabrielina De la Cruz, L.Ac.
I’m Gabby. My goal as an acupuncturist is to help support others on their quest for the well-being of mind, body, and spirit. I have always had a passion for the healthcare field, in my last year as a Pre-Med student I discovered Acupuncture. The remarkable health benefits I experienced prompted me to study Chinese Medicine at Pacific College of Oriental Medicine where I received my Doctorate of Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine.
I am licensed to practice Acupuncture by the state of New York and certified in Acupuncture and Chinese Herbology by the National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (NCCAOM).
I have trained in gentle forms of Tui Na (Chinese medical massage) and regularly incorporate the modality in treatments. Accordingly, to each individual’s health concern, I employ other modalities such as cupping, moxibustion, gua sha, eastern nutrition/ lifestyle recommendations, and direction on Qi Gong exercises (mindful breathing movements). I am fluent in Spanish and comfortable communicating in this language with those who prefer. Podemos comunicarnos en español.
As a general practitioner, my main areas of interest follow those of my patients and loved ones. I am strongly passionate about women’s health, psycho-emotional health, supporting those with physical ailments and stigmatized conditions to improve their overall quality of life.
Acupuncture Remedies is composed of multi-talented compassionate acupuncturists who provide holistic medicine through individualized treatment plans. I am grateful to be part of this practice and this medicine.