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John Maxwell, L.Ac

Licensed Acupuncturist, Postural Alignment Specialist

With nearly 30 years experience serving the community of San Diego, John has helped thousands of people live a fuller, healthier, pain-free life. He received his masters degree in Traditional Oriental Medicine in 1988 and has continued to excel in his postgraduate training. Since 1993 John has studied with Dr. Richard Tan, a world renowned practitioner and teacher of "The Balance Method" of acupuncture. In this highly effective system, distal points are used to provide relief from a variety of painful conditions, where patients often experience immediate results.

John has also completed extensive training in The Egoscue Method™ of postural therapy, and now has over 13 years of experience as a Postural Alignment Specialist. In this modality, John performs in-depth postural evaluations and prescribes therapeutic exercises to improve the body's alignment and relieve ailments related to poor posture, injury and surgery.