Pain, infertility and reproductive health issues, athletic injuries, surgical recovery, chronic illness, digestive issues and stress. These are the main conditions that bring people to us.
What makes us different? Acupuncture is in our name, but it’s only one part of our expertise. We are integrative practitioners who blend the best in modern and traditional medicine to quickly relieve stubborn symptoms while treating the root causes.
Even if you’re feeling confused or frustrated after medical encounters elsewhere, we can help.Learn more about us
Our practice is small by design. It is made of four seasoned acupuncturists who are masters in their areas of specialization. We have been working together for years and share a fierce commitment to our patients. We are also very close friends, which speaks to the integrity and warmth that you’ll feel here.Meet our team
Led by Dr. Harry McIlroy, MD, our functional medicine practice offers personalized, preventive care. We work to uncover the root causes of your symptoms or condition and develop a broad care plan that addresses your whole body and mind. Our goal is not only to help you feel better, but also to provide the information, tools, and support you need to achieve optimal health. Get back in touch with your body’s innate capacity to heal.
If you’d like to explore the benefits of functional medicine, please get in touch.Learn more
We have expertise in a wide range of integrative health and medical services, including: traditional acupuncture, trigger point dry needling, electroacupuncture, scalp acupuncture, and advanced manual and targeted myofascial therapies. We are also experts in herbal and nutritional medicine, cold laser (LLLT), neurofeedback, and integrative therapies for women’s health and fertility. We will work with you to determine the safest, most effective treatments available.Learn more
We’re thrilled to have an integrative physician who is also an acupuncturist on our team. Harry McIlroy, MD is able to provide expert medical consultations to patients dealing with chronic pain or chronic illness. He advises on diagnoses, medical tests, treatment protocols and medications, including medical cannabis.Learn more
We often integrate our treatment plans with the expertise of other healthcare providers. If you’re a primary care or family physician, specialist, therapist or health care professional, we welcome your referrals. We excel in communicating and collaborating with you to ensure our patients receive thorough, collaborative care.Learn more
“San Francisco Acupuncture Group are great folks and well trained, fine healers. I appreciate their work.” Jack Kornfield, Bestselling Author and Founder, Spirit Rock Meditation Center
“My back is still great thanks to you!” Lance Kalish, Co-founder, Yes To Carrots
“I didn’t believe in acupuncture until working with Franco and San Francisco Acupuncture Group–now I tell everyone it’s magic!” Kristen Faith Oei, Broadway Performer
“It takes time for the body to heal, but Jonah’s diligent treatment definitely beats the alternatives of constant pain and surgery.” Gloria Horsley, Ph.D., Founder and Director, Open to Hope
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