Elanita Korian, LA.c., Dipl.O.M., is a California Licensed and National Diplomat in Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine. She graduated from California State University Northridge receiving her B.A. in Psychology and minor in Biology. Elanita earned her Masters of Science in Traditional Oriental Medicine from the Pacific College of Oriental Medicine, San Diego.
Elanita is trained in a variety of acupuncture styles and specializes in both Japanese Meridian Therapy (Kiiko Style and Ikeda methods) and Balance Method theory. These styles of acupuncture combine refined palpation and specific needling techniques to deliver a profoundly effective treatment. These styles are also especially appropriate for those with sensitivity to needles.
Elanita is experienced in treating a wide range of conditions, she has developed a particular interest in treating women’s health and fertility issues. During her time living and practicing in New Zealand, she completed training in treating gynecological and fertility issues with traditional Chinese medicine and acupuncture integrated with Western medicine such as IVF and other assisted reproductive treatments (ART). She also has experience in treating women through all stages of pregnancy with acupuncture, moxa, herbal and nutritional treatments.
Elanita has also participated in a multicenter research study by the University of Western Sydney, Center for Complementary Medicine Research. The randomized trial focused on the use acupuncture to improve live birth rates for women undergoing IVF.