Kristy Hanley, L.Ac., Dipl.Ac.
Kristy is a licensed acupuncturist with a Master’s degree in Oriental Medicine. She graduated in 2004 from one of the top ten schools in the US for Traditional Chinese Medicine, The Atlantic Institute Of Oriental Medicine. Founded by medical doctors and acupuncturists from China, she received one of the best educations available in TCM. Kristy has also worked with many acupuncture providers in Maryland with backgrounds in Five Element acupuncture, and has learned to incorporate treatments which are result- oriented and have proven to bring relief to her clients.
Kristy previously worked in the Community Acupuncture setting at Community Acupuncture of Towson, where she developed her distal treatment plans shown to provide relief for almost any symptom. Kristy also worked as the Director of Outreach for Mend Acupuncture, providing Community and Private acupuncture sessions. In 2016 she presented the first Acupuncture Grand Rounds in Oncology for Western Medical Providers CEU credit at GBMC, a service which continues to this day. Kristy’s passion to bridge information, and support the collaboration of Western and Eastern medicine, can be seen in every treatment and training she provides clients and fellow acupuncturists.
Sarah Fask, RMT
Sarah completed her 600-hour Professional Massage education at the Potomac Massage Training Institute In Silver Spring, Maryland in early 2020. She brings over 8 years of experience teaching yoga in the Baltimore area as well as training in the Feldenkrais Method of Somatic Education in New York to her practice. She is passionate about body work and believes in the body’s inherent capacity to heal itself when given compassionate, informed cues and strives to provide each client with the tactile information their body needs to activate the relief and relaxation they are looking for. Sarah is excited to join the team at Resilient Health Acupuncture.
Leara Graves, L.Ac.
Leara has her Doctorate degree in Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine from Pacific College of Health and Science. She also obtained two Master’s degrees in Science with a concentration in Classical Chinese Medicine and Traditional Chinese Medicine/Herbal Medicine from the same college.
Before embarking on her journey in Chinese Medicine, Leara became a Licensed Massage Therapist and a Certified Yoga teacher.
Leara loves all things involved in health and wellness. This love blossomed from her own experience searching for healing.
Leara’s caring and healing touch, as well as her open approach, allows her to treat any health related issue. The goal is to achieve physical and mental wellness.
Leara brings compassion, dedication, and a “heart to heart” approach to every person and feels honored to be your health care practitioner.
Leisa Kelley, L.Ac.
Leisa Kelley L.Ac. comes to RHA with many years of experience in both Private and Community Acupuncture Settings. She graduated from the Traditional Acupuncture Institute (TAI Sophia) in 1998, now named Maryland University of Integrated Health. Leisa is a Licensed Acupuncturist and also a Licensed Animal Acupuncturist in the state of Maryland. She is passionate about healing both people and animals, and brings compassion and hope to her clients, along with many years of experience knowledge.
Moon H. Park, L.Ac.
Moon H. Park, L.Ac. (Licensed Acupuncturist) graduated from the Virginia University of Integrative Medicine and has a Masters of Science in Acupuncture. In addition, he acquired his degree in Masters of Science in Herbal Medicine from the same school. He is accredited by the NCCAOM (National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine) in Foundations of Oriental Medicine, Acupuncture with Point Location, and Bio Medicine. He is licensed in the state of Maryland and Virginia.
For over 25 years, Moon H. Park has taught as a Master of Martial Arts in Qigong. He also held a solo martial arts performance at the Kennedy Center and Philadelphia Museum of Art. Moon H. Park utilizes Qigong energy in his acupuncture treatments to ensure optimal results for patients. This combination of acupuncture and Qigong increases body energy as well as circulation. He always strives to alleviate pain and stress of his patients by utilizing his extensive knowledge in acupuncture. His dedication to acupuncture translates into his passion for improving patient results and perfecting his practice.
Moon H. Park’s main principle is to upgrade the quality of life for his patients through his acupuncture treatments.
Anabel Teuten, MS, CNS, LDN
Anabel graduated with a Masters in Integrative Clinical Nutrition from the Maryland University of Integrative Health in August 2018. She is a Certified Nutrition Specialist (CNS) as well as a Licensed Dietician Nutritionist (LDN).
Anabel works collaboratively with her clients to identify dietary changes that are manageable, recognizing that incremental changes that can be fully integrated into the client’s life are the most sustainable. She believes that although food is extremely important to health, stress management, exercise and sleep are also important issues that need to be addressed. She does not believe in one size fits all but rather that each client has different needs and she tailors each counseling session accordingly.
Anabel firmly believes that food can be therapeutic in the treatment of almost all common diseases affecting our society today. From weight loss to diabetes to autoimmune diseases, diet and lifestyle changes can have a profound effect on the body and contribute to optimal health.
Sarah Moon, L.Ac.
Sarah is a Maryland State Board licensed acupuncturist and is accredited by the NCCAOM in Foundations of Oriental Medicine, Acupuncture. She received her Master of Science in Acupuncture from the Virginia University of Integrative Medicine (VUIM) and is currently pursuing a Master of Science in Oriental Medicine at the same school. Before pursuing a career in Oriental Medicine, she studied Biology and received a Bachelor’s degree from the University of Maryland, Baltimore County.
Sarah strongly supports the integration of Western and Eastern medicine and is dedicated to supporting her patients to obtain better outcomes and enhance every life.
She is passionate about helping patients heal and guiding them to restore healthy balance to their life. Sarah utilizes a combination of acupuncture, gua sha, herbal medicine, electro-acupuncture, cupping, moxibustion, meditations, and lifestyle recommendations to ensure every patient gets the most out of each treatment.
Her mission is to provide high-quality, compassionate, and reliable care to help her patients achieve a state of well-being and support her patients’ journey toward wellness.
Allison Rowan, L.A.c.
Allison holds a Master of Acupuncture degree from Maryland University of Integrative Health and has practiced for over 10 years. Her first experience with acupuncture arose from futile attempts to alleviate her own pain from herniated discs with Western medicine. After her first acupuncture treatment, she was amazed at how effective it was in alleviating her pain and elevating her mood. As an avid athlete, Allison enjoys treating conditions with a specialty in orthopedic and sports medicine acupuncture. Focusing on both symptom relief and promoting healing capacity, she aims to help people realize the efficacy this medicine has in preventing illness. She is also a certified Acupuncture Detoxification Specialist, has completed training in Facial Rejuvenation Acupuncture, Battlefield Acupuncture for pain management and holds advanced certification in Thai massage. It is her belief that with acupuncture, people can both look good and feel good. On the side, she also coaches as a TRX Qualified Trainer and certified Spartan SGX Coach. In her free time, she can be found in the ninja gym training for obstacle course races, playing competitively in an axe throwing league, or dabbling in ‘paint your pet’ portrait classes as a tribute to her rescue dogs.
Bing Wang, L.Ac., Ph.D., PA-C
Bing Wang is a Licensed Acupuncturist (L.Ac.) and Certified Physician Assistant (PA-C) in Maryland. Bing graduated from Beijing University of Chinese Medicine, which is one of the most prestigious universities of traditional Chinese Medicine. He holds the Medical Bachelor degree of Traditional Chinese Medicine and Doctor degree of Integrative Medicine. Bing is also certified by the National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (NCCAOM) in the United States.
Bing brings the diverse medical experiences to our clinic. He previously worked as an acupuncturist in China, and then he was funded and completed some medical research projects in Neuroscience at Johns Hopkins Hospital. For the past few years, Bing has been working as a physician assistant in GBMC and Franklin Square Hospital, and an acupuncturist as well.
Bing’s education and experience in both oriental and western medicine are unique and exceptional, which benefits his practice and provides the advanced acupuncture care for his patients. He believes regaining the balance and harmony of Yin & Yang is the key to get rid of exogenous pathogenic factors, stimulate the inner energy to adjust the excessive or deficiency of the body and promote recovery from diseases. Bing’s belief is that “To every patient, every time, you will provide the care that you would want for your own loved ones.”