Erika Haga DACM, L.Ac., Dipl.O.M. was born in Tokyo, Japan and moved to the US as a pre-teen. She was raised with the influence of Eastern Asian medical theory and philosophy. She received a Bachelor’s Degree in Neuroscience from Mount Holyoke College and studied Acupuncture and Chinese Herbal Medicine at the New England School of Acupuncture, where she received her Master’s Degree. Erika completed her Doctoral Degree at the Pacific College of Health and Science. In addition, she has completed post-graduate studies in Japan.
Erika is nationally board-certified as a Diplomate of Oriental Medicine by the National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (NCCAOM) and she holds an acupuncture license granted by the Texas Medical Board. She is also a certified Qi Gong instructor.
Erika specializes in family medicine including the treatment of stress and anxiety, pain management, women’s health, men’s health, digestive disorders, autoimmune disorders and allergies, neurological conditions, and the management of chronic illnesses. She is able to treat a wide variety of medical conditions. Additionally, she has extensive experience in facial rejuvenation, weight loss, and athletic performance enhancement. She is trained in traditional Japanese style acupuncture and has studied directly with masters since 2003.
Erika is a simultaneous Japanese-English translator for international acupuncture seminars. She enjoys cooking, artwork, and scuba diving.