About Acupuncturists & Staff
Charles Stueber is one of the region’s premier acupuncturists, is a Magna Cum Laude Indiana University alumnus who went on to graduate from the Pacific College of Oriental Medicine (a four year program) with top honors.
Pacific College is one of the oldest acupuncture schools in this country. It is distinguished by its curriculum, which mirrors programs taught in Mainland China. Pacific College holds its students to high standards in Western Medicine, due to its belief in the complementary nature of Eastern and Western Medicine.
Charles Stueber, board certified by the National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (NCCAOM) is licensed in New Jersey, New York and Rhode Island. He was appointed to the New Jersey Governor’s Council on Chronic Pain Management Policy and is a former faculty member of Pacific College of Oriental Medicine.
More than 6,000 patient treatments are performed annually by Charles Stueber in the Ba Gua, Chinese, Japanese, Korean, Scalp and Ryodoraku styles of acupuncture. He treats patients for pain and organic problems and those interested in health maintenance. He attends continuing education courses taught by the most prominent scholars in the field of acupuncture, pulse diagnosis and herbal medicine thereby offering his patients the most advanced treatment to date. He also offers the latest cutting edge technology in homeopathic remedies.
JENNIFER HICKS, LAc, MSTOM, Dipl. O.M.
Jennifer Hicks is a licensed acupuncturist and herbalist in the states of New Jersey, New York and California and also is designated as a Diplomate in Oriental Medicine by the National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (NCCAOM). Jennifer graduated with honors from Pacific College of Oriental Medicine in San Diego with a Masters of Science in TCM. While studying at both the NYC campus and in San Diego, Jennifer completed over 3,500 hours of theory and clinical practice.
Jennifer’s experience includes the San Diego Cancer Center in Encinitas, where she provided palliative and integrated care to cancer patients. She also worked with patients in the Oncology and Chronic Pain departments at Rady Children’s Hospital, as well as treating a wide variety of health concerns at a senior’s health clinic in downtown San Diego. She continued her training while studying in China at the Chengdu University of Traditional Chinese Medicine, where she completed rounds in the hospital’s Endocrinology, Gynecology, and Acupuncture units.
Jennifer chose to become a TCM practitioner because of her desire to bring quality holistic healthcare to her community, and is happy to be practicing back in her hometown of Hamilton, NJ. She is committed to offering the best possible care by using effective, individualized treatment plans to bring the body and mind back to a healthy, balanced state. She believes Chinese medicine can be used as a wonderful tool which naturally promotes our body’s innate healing potential to allow for optimal health and wellness. Jennifer is passionate about living a healthy, balanced lifestyle and using her knowledge of acupuncture and herbal medicine, dietary therapy and fitness to educate and empower her patients towards seeking the highest level of overall health.