Head Instructor Anthony Von der Muhll L.Ac., DNBAO, FAIPM

Hands-on, doctoral-level training and continuing education classes for the busy AOM professional. Modules feature a unique, integrative approach to treatment of orthopedic, sports, and chronic pain conditions with acupuncture and oriental medical modalities, taught by head instructor Anthony Von der Muhll, L.Ac., DAOM, FAIPM and a team of highly-experienced teachers and practitioners. See student testimonials.

Classes are modular--take one, or start the program at any time!

Hands-on, practical and advanced clinical training to help you survive and thrive in today's competitive acupuncture and integrative medicine environment!

Course Content

  • Evaluation and diagnosis of injuries and pain conditions of the spine and extremities.
  • Integrative East-West treatment with traditional and modern acupuncture/dry needling, trigger point needling, electro-acupuncture, cupping, gua sha, tui na, and other modalities.
  • Treatment of chronic/systemic pain and inflammation and related mood, sleep, and weight disorders with herbal, dietary, acupuncture and exercise therapies.
  • Recognition and management of urgent/serious medical conditions.
  • Building referral relationships and working in multi-disciplinary medical settings through development of professional and practice management skills and abilities.

Program Features

  • Weekend modules allow for selective and self-paced learning. Start at any time!
  • Hands-on seminars are followed by review and practicum modules for enhanced retention and application of material.
  • On-line discussion forums and training materials for help with difficult cases and practice management issues, and support self-directed and peer-to-peer learning.

Certification in Integrative Acupuncture Orthopedics

Certification available upon completion of:

  • 250 didactic and practical classes
  • 50 clinical observation hours
  • Case reporting requirements
  • Passage of certification exam