"The Doctor of the future will give no medicine, but will interest his patient's in the care of human frame, in diet and the cause & prevention of disease."

​~Thomas A. Edison

Essentia Acupuncture & Herbal Medicine

Holistic Healing for the Modern Lifestyle

"I had never tried Acupuncture but I was surprised at how quickly it worked for a shoulder injury I got at work.  Mena is caring and skilled at what she does.  I now see her on a regular 

"After trying everything, I started seeing Mena for migraines I had been getting for many years.  The frequency of my headaches has decreased as well as the the severity.  I don't have to let my migraines dictate my life now.  Thanks Mena!" 

~Ione, 56

"My stress became unmanageable and was affecting my life in many ways.  A friend suggested Acupuncture, so I tried it.  I fell asleep on the table during the first session and that night I slept like a baby. I've been able to manage my stress much better since getting Acupuncture and highly recommend Mena."

~Brian, 36

basis just because it makes me feel good."

~Maria, 46

"After suffering for the past few  years with hot flashes especially at night, I felt drained and lacked a lot of energy.  I didn't want to start taking hormones prescribed by my doctor and wanted to do something more natural.  I heard about Mena through a friend and I can't believe the difference she has made in the quality of my life.  I have more energy, sleep better and my night sweats have diminished.  I want to recommend Mena to other women suffering from menopause symptoms who feel there is no other solution."

~Joan, 53