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Andrew Whitelaw, L.Ac. is a Functional Medicine practitioner and Acupuncturist based in Venice, Ca., with a passion for helping patients achieve optimal health. As a former 3D animation and post-production professional, Andrew understands the toll that high-stress work can take on the body and mind, which inspired him to explore natural healing methods.

Acupuncture for pain relief in Manhattan Beach

With a Master's degree in Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine from Emperor's College, Andrew specializes in Orthopedic and Sports Acupuncture, mobility techniques, and Chinese Herbal Medicine to address pain and internal medicine concerns. He is also well-versed in yoga and holistic nutrition, having completed his yoga teacher training at Yogaworks, and his Holistic Nutrition training at the Institute for Integrative Nutrition in New York.

In addition to his expertise in Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine, Andrew uses functional lab testing and supplementation to help patients in areas such as women's health, digestive and metabolic disorders, and psycho-emotional challenges caused by stress and lifestyle issues. His approach to healthcare is grounded in the principles of Functional Medicine and Chinese Medicine, which aim to identify and address the root cause of health problems rather than simply treating symptoms. He takes a holistic approach that considers each patient's unique physical, emotional, and spiritual health to promote true healing.

In his free time, Andrew enjoys running in the Santa Monica Mountains and pursuing his passion for art and photography. With his expertise in Functional Medicine, Acupuncture, Yoga, and Nutrition, he can help you achieve optimal health and wellness. 

Schedule a functional medicine consultation with Andrew.

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