Janet is a Licensed Acupuncturist certified by the state board of California and the National Certification Commission. Janet graduated with a Masters of Science in Chinese Medicine from ACTCM in San Francisco. After graduation she continued her studies of Orthopedic Acupuncture with Anthony Von Der Muhll, L.Ac. and Jennifer Ross, L.Ac.
Prior to becoming an acupuncturist, Janet worked in the tech industry, in computer networking. During this time, she had her first introduction to Chinese Medicine through acupressure massage. This was the only thing that helped unwind the chronic repetitive strain injury that developed in her neck, arms and hands from this line of work. It was this experience that led her change careers, and start classes at Healing Hands massage school in Laguna Hills. At massage school, it was the acupressure curriculum that fascinated her the most. She knew then she wanted to learn more about Chinese medicine.
Janet worked several years as a massage therapist at a chiropractic clinic, mainly focusing on neck and back issues. After this experience, she decided to pursue a degree in Chinese Medicine.
While her focus is mainly on orthopedics and sports injuries, she also enjoys helping patients with stress and anxiety, women’s health issues, and recovery from surgery.
To contact Janet, email her at Janet@rossacupuncture.com