Tara Balis - Board Certified Acupuncturist
Tara Balis is a licensed acupuncturist in the state of NJ and PA and a board certified diplomate with the NCCAOM. She attained her Master's degree in Acupuncture from the Won Institute of Graduate Studies in Glenside, PA. She is certified in Sport Medicine Acupuncture, specializing in pain management and orthopedic injuries. She focuses her attention on posture and functional movement. She is currently a student instructor teaching Foundation Training, which is a series of exercises to activate the posterior chain of the body, improve posture and prevent/heal pain.
In addition to pain, Tara has clinical experience treating a variety of heath conditions including respiratory, digestive, insomnia, stress management, anxiety, depression, addiction therapy, fertility and women's health, migraines and auto-immune disorders incorporating techniques such as cupping, Gua Sha, trigger point therapy and moxibustion.
Tara takes a holistic approach with treatment to help activate the body's own innate healing responses. She includes dietary and supplement use as well as lifestyle and exercise recommendations to help support a healthier lifestyle and optimize healing responses. She takes into consideration the mind, body and spirit connection and how imbalances effect all aspects of the being.