Most US acupuncturists treat patients on tables in individual cubicles. This is not traditional in Asia, where acupuncture usually occurs in an open community setting. In our clinic we focus on using “distal” points (below the knee and elbow, and on the head and neck) so that patients can remain fully clothed during treatment. Community acupuncture clinics primarily use recliners rather than treatment tables, which many patients find more relaxing. Read More

Meet Deana

Deana Connors is founder and owner of Maplebrook Acupuncture Clinic. Deana holds a Master’s Degree in Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine from Tai Hsuan Foundation, College of Acupuncture and Herbal Medicine, Honolulu, Hawaii. Read More


“I suffer from severe allergies to almost everything I eat, smell, and touch. I went to an allergist for about a year and it didn’t help much. It was suggested I go to Acupuncture, but I went in with doubt since I “dislike” needles so much. But, thanks to Deana’s gentle touch, I hardly feel any needles poking around my skin. I have been in treatment for about 6-7 months, and I am starting to step out of my living-in-a-glass-ball life.” Read More