Heather is a licensed acupuncturist, herbalist, massage practitioner, and foundation training student instructor with a life long love for the ocean and surfing. Having a Bachelor of Science in Biology, minor in Psychology from Cal Poly of San Luis Obispo and Masters in Oriental Medicine and Acupuncture from Santa Barbara College of Oriental Medicine, she has a deep understanding of the body and mind. Heather apprenticed and is certified with one of the leading experts in orthopedic and sports medicine acupuncture, Dr. Whitfield Reaves. Heather runs a busy private practice in the little surf town of Cayucos, on the central coast of California. Currently she is in residency with the WSL medical team. Heather was invited to help out the team at the US Open of Surfing in Huntington and the Hurley Pro/Swatch Women’s Pro at Lowers. Combining her love for surfing and acupuncture has been a dream come true.

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