Carrie graduated from Colorado State University in 2009 earning a Bachelors of Science in Health and Exercise Science with a concentration in Sports Medicine. She then graduated with a 4-year Masters of Science in Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine from Southwest Acupuncture College in Boulder, Colorado. Carrie has studied a range of specialties and has been trained for thousands of hours in areas of focus that include; Women’s Health, Fertility, Pain Management, Sports Medicine, Allergies, Stress, Depression, Anxiety and other Emotional Imbalances.
Carrie has a background in Eastern and Western Medicine. She is currently part of the Medical Staff in the Sports Medicine department at University of Denver. She also completed an internship treating athletes at University of Colorado Boulder. She has fulfilled an internship at the Heilongjiang University in Harbin, China where she worked under top doctors at the University and earned fieldwork experience in Acupuncture and Chinese Herbal Medicine hospitals. In college, Carrie was a research assistant in studying the role of Mitochondrial Biogenesis in aging and exercise. She was a Certified Nursing Assistant at a nursing home providing help with healthcare needs and emotional support.
Carrie is passionate about sharing this medicine and helping people feel empowered to take charge of their health. Carrie is skilled in Acupuncture, Chinese Herbal Medicine, Tuina, Eastern Dietary Therapy, Cupping, Gua Sha, Yoga and Meditation Therapies. She is Nationally Board-Certified under the NCCAOM, is certified in Clean Needle Technique from the CCAOM, and is fully licensed in the state of Colorado.