susan housand, lac

c h i n e s e   m e d i c i n e

w o m e n ' s   h e a l t h + f e r t i l i t y

services health + fertility resources
Acupuncture is the insertion of thin needles into the skin to stimulate the flow of qi and blood in the meridians of the body.
Customized herbal formulas are a powerful way to assist and guide treatment.
Moxa is a form of heat therapy, where the mugwort plant is burned close to the surface of the skin to warm and invigorate the flow of qi in the body.
Research has shown that food and healthy nutrition are tied to improved fertility. In addition, many substances are linked to low egg and sperm quality.
Cupping is the use of special suction cups on the body, and alleviate pain, inflammation, and congestion. It's like a deep-tissue massage and is very relaxing.
Chinese medicine incorporates different modalities of massage such as Tui Na and Chi Nei Tsang to aid in the proper flow of qi in the meridians.
Using focused intention set to gentle movement and breath work, qigong can boost reproductive energy & vitality while relaxing the body and mind.


My approach is gentle and supportive, knowledgable and intuitive. I draw from a repertoire of modalities and experiences to create personalized and effective care. By providing simple methods and strategies, I empower my patients to take charge of their own wellness and self-healing abilities.

Susan Housand, Lac: Women's Health and Fertility ◦  2940 Summit Street, Oakland, California ◦ ◦ 510-244-3661