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Your First Visit 

Prepare - ​​
  • For your first visit, please allow 90 minutes.  We will have time for a thorough intake and then an acupuncture treatment. 

  • If possible, allow for time after your appointment to rest and acclimate to real life.

  • Please remember to have something small to eat before your appointment. 

  • Please wear loose clothing that can be moved above the knees and elbows. 

Parking - 
  • We're located at 419 30th Street in Oakland, Suite 4.

  • Please plan to arrive 10 minutes early to find parking. 

  • Metered, street parking is available throughout the neighborhood. 

  • The Summit Garage is located around the corner at 3131 Summit St, Oakland, CA 94609. 

Patient resting on a bed while receiving  Acupuncture on her back
Arrival -
  • When you arrive at our building, find the callbox in front. Find "Full Moon Acu" by pressing on "A" or "Z" arrows.

  • Press the “call” button and we’ll buzz you in. 

  • Come up to the 2nd floor.  Bee or Mingee, office managers, will greet you in the waiting room. If no one is there to greet you, please have a seat, and we'll be right with you! 

 If you have any trouble or questions, please text or call: 510.851.3006.

Your Appointment


We are in network with some Blue Shield plans and will bill out of network for Anthem Blue Cross, Aetna, CIgna, United and Meritain Health. 


To find out what coverage with your plan looks like, please call our office at 510.851.3006.  

Covid-19 Protocols

Here at Full Moon we follow the following protocols to keep our community healthy and safe. 

What we ask of you: 
  • Masks are now optional for patients.  You may wear a mask if you wish, but it is not required.

  • Do not come into the office if you have a fever,.

  • If you have a cold, are coming down with a cold or recovering from a cold, please wear a mask. 

  • If you have been exposed to COVID, please wear a mask.

  • If you test positive for COVID, stay home and return after you have received a negative test.

What we do:
  • Your acupuncturist will wear a mask.  If you are comfortable without a mask, we may remove ours. 

  • We have an air filter running in each room.. 

  • All acupuncturists and staff are fully vaccinated and boosted. 

  • We regularly clean high touch surfaces throughout the day with disinfectant.  

  • Our tables and pillows are disinfected in between each patient and any linens are professionally washed after each use. 


As always, feel free to reach out to us if you have any further questions.

Covid Protocals


Postpartum Care -

Let us guide you through your postpartum phase so that you can care for your baby.

The Art of Cupping

Cupping pulls toxins from the deeper tissues to relieve pain and increase circulation.

GBS Prevention Protocol -

Supplements to begin taking between 30 and 32 weeks of pregnancy. We will review all of this at your visit during this time.

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