Practitioners

Institutes & Services > Acupuncture & Holistic Health

Our practitioners include a variety of highly trained and experienced health professionals. All practitioners are required to have a minimum of two years' clinical experience. The advanced skills, knowledge and collaboration of each of our practitioners allow our clients to receive the best integrated care.

Medical Director
Peter Sheng MD

Peter Sheng MD

Dr. Sheng provides integrative medicine, combining traditional Chinese medicine with conventional Western medical care, including acupuncture. Dr. Sheng's integrative care is backed by 20 years of experience as a board-certified physician in internal medicine and oncology. He has helped many patients survive life-threatening illnesses, overcome severe pain and manage chronic diseases. And he has helped them live better in the process.

Acupuncture
Lindy Ahrens, LAC, Mei Zen

Lindy Ahrens, LAC, Mei Zen Certified

Lindy Ahrens has a Bachelor of Professional Health degree in Acupuncture and a Master of Science degree in Oriental Medicine. Lindy also is certified in Mei Zen cosmetic acupuncture.

Diane Kloecker LAc, MSOM, Dipl. OM

Diane Kloecker LAc, MSOM, Dipl. OM

Diane Kloecker LAc, MSOM, Dipl. OM, has a Bachelor of Science degree in nutrition and a Master of Science in Oriental Medicine from Chicago's Midwest College of Oriental Medicine. Working at one of the first acupuncture clinics in the country has yielded her extensive training in cosmetic, body and auricular (ear) acupuncture for multiple health problems. Diane is certified by the National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (NCCAOM) as a diplomate of Oriental Medicine, and she is a licensed acupuncturist by the State Medical Board of Ohio.

Esly Caldwell III, LAc, LOM

Esly Caldwell III, LAc, LOM

Esly Caldwell III, LAc, LOM has nearly 10 years of experience as an acupuncturist. He graduated from the Atlantic Institute of Oriental Medicine in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. Esly specializes in treating chronic pain, women's health concerns, migraines, knee problems, mood disorders and addictions. He regularly teaches continuing education courses to other acupuncturists and health practitioners. He is nationally board certified by the NCCAOM as a Diplomate in Oriental Medicine and is licensed to practice in Ohio and Florida.

Healing Touch
 

Dan SnyderWelcome new Healing Touch practitioner, Dan Snyder! 

Daniel C. Snyder, BBA, LMT, HTCP/I, QM

Dan Snyder is a Healing Touch Certified Practitioner/Instructor, Qualified Mentor, Licensed Massage Therapist and a Brennan Healing Science Practitioner. Dan currently works with clients going through cancer treatment which includes side effects management, post surgery recovery, rehabilitation, pain management, stress, anxiety, and hospice care if necessary. Dan has practiced Healing Touch on patients in the emergency room, intensive care unit, radiation oncology, cancer center, high-risk obstetrics and at hospice. In addition to instructing regionally he has traveled on missions to India and South Africa to teach and practice. 

 

   
Guided Imagery
Chris Popa RN

Chris Popa RN, CGIT

Chris Popa RN, CGIT, has practiced nursing in the Cincinnati area for 15 years. She graduated from the Jewish Hospital School of Nursing and worked 10 years in the Cardiac Care Unit there. She is a certified guided imagery therapist and also works as a nurse in a family practice setting.

 
 
Reiki: The Energy Medicine
Mira Shukla PhD

Mira Shukla PhD

Mira Shukla PhD is a certified Reiki master/teacher and healing touch practitioner. Mira's six years of holistic, health-related work experience includes conducting regular Reiki training workshops, Reiki and healing touch therapy sessions for clients, and volunteering at Hospice of Cincinnati.

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