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Acupuncture is the oldest form of healing in the world, dating back more than 2,000 years in China.


Currently in the United States, Americans make about 10 million visits to acupuncturists every year for a wide variety of ailments.


These include conditions labeled as: digestive, emotional, eye-ear-nose-throat, gynecological, musculoskeletal, neurological, respiratory, addiction control, athletic performance, blood pressure, regulation, chronic fatigue, and others. 


Americans currently make approximately 10 million acupuncture visits every year. Treatments are safe, gentle, and relaxing.

Maki Kurata

Maki Kurata is an acupuncturist licensed by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. She was born in Mie Prefecture, Japan, and speaks native Japanese, as well as fluent English. Maki received her Diploma and Master's Degree in Acupuncture from the New England School of Acupuncture, Watertown, MA, and has several certificates and diplomas in her specialty of Japanese acupuncture. She also uses traditional Chinese methods, and incorporates many modalities into her treatments. After many years at the Hamot Health Connection, Maki has opened up a new practice in the Erie area, and continues to see patients in Edinboro. 

Maki schedules appointments at our office from 9:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Fridays only. Insurance is not accepted. Please call for pricing.

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