About the Practitioner
Robin Abdallah-Doukkara, M.A.O.M.,Dipl. O.M., Lic.Ac. graduated in 2003 with a Masters in Acupuncture & Chinese Herbal Medicine from New England School of Acupuncture, the oldest college of Acupuncture and Herbal Medicine in the U.S..
After graduating, Robin did a post-graduate herbal internship with Dr. Tao Xie of Pathways AIDS Care Clinic in Boston.
In addition to private practice, Robin spent 10 years as clinical and teaching faculty for her Alma Mater in both the Chinese & Japanese acupuncture departments at sites which include Dimock Community Healthcare Center,Lemuel Shattuck Hospital, and the NESA teaching clinics.
Robin has also been a part of the inception of two clinics dealing with public medicine in the impoverished community specifically treating addiction & AIDS/HIV, Roxbury Neighborhood Acupuncture & La Clinica Familia Mir in La Romana, Dominican Republic.
Special Projects have included Boston Acupuncture Trauma Relief for trauma victims from the Boston Marathon Bombing & Greater Lawrence Family Healthcare Center's grant-sponsored project to treat women with chronic pain in the local community .
Her specialties include,but are not limited to, Fertility, Autoimmune Disorders, Chronic Pain, Insomnia, Arthritis, Depression, & Anxiety.
Robin enjoys spending time with her 11 year old, traveling, meditating, reading, painting, drawing, & being outdoors.
"It brings me great joy to be able to work with patients to alleviate their concerns and achieve wellness."