Dr. Valeria Santana

Dr. Valeria Santana is a Licensed Acupuncturist in California, an Herbalist, and a Diplomate of Oriental Medicine (NCCAOM®). She earned her Masters of Science in Traditional Chinese Medicine and Doctorate in Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine at the prestigious Pacific College of Oriental Medicine in San Diego.


Valeria provides a holistic and personalized approach to each patient’s experience through an initial in-depth consultation followed by treatments that include one or more modalities such as acupuncture, cupping,  electroacupuncture, infrared heat, manual therapy, and herbal formulas.


She has a vast array of clinical experience, treating patients at Rady Children’s Hospital-San Diego, UCSD Cancer Research Institute–Encinitas, and the Seniors’ Clinic at the Lutheran Church in Downtown San Diego. Through her clinic in San Diego, Valeria strives to bring patients back into a state of mental, physical and spiritual harmony. It’s her mission in life to educate, guide, and empower patients to experience each day as their healthiest and happiest selves.