A Medical Practioner’s Natural Path
Marcy McFee has for many years pursued the knowledge of natural healing arts. Her goals have always been to use herbal and dietary methods to promote health and well-being for her patients. Her practice of Traditional Chinese Medicine – including acupuncture, Chinese herbal medicines, and dietary counseling – is a powerful blend of the best aspects of this ancient healing system. The positive results she and her patients, as partners in the healing process, have achieved has repeatedly validated Marcy’s faith in natural medicine.
Marcy McFee was educated at California Polytechnic University in San Luis Obispo, California, and at the University of California at Irvine. Her studies continued at the Santa Barbara College of Oriental Medicine in Santa Barbara, California, with courses in acupuncture, Chinese herbology, and other oriental medical modalities. In addition, her training encompassed western biomedical sciences, including anatomy, physiology, neuroanatomy, and clinical medicine.
She has earned a Master’s Degree in Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine. and is a Medical Board of California Licensed Acupuncturist. In addition to the rigorous testing of the Medical Board of California, Department of Consumer Affairs, and the California Acupuncture Committee, Marcy has taken the National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine examinations in acupuncture and Chinese herbology, and has received Diplomate status and Certification from this prestigious board of review. Through her many years of schooling and independent study, Marcy has developed an integrated and highly effective approach to health and natural healing.
Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) views us as having an energetic system with body, mind, and spirit seen as integrated components, each affecting the other. TCM utilizes a sensitive and comprehensive system of diagnosis which is effective in the detection of minor disorders as well as serious illness.