About Patricia: Patricia Soza is a licensed acupuncturist, certified holistic health practitioner and certified nutrition consultant. She graduated from the prestigious Five Branches University and has studied with distinguished acupuncturists such as Jeffrey Yuen, Raven Lang, Debra Betts, Master Tang, Richard Tan, Robin Greene, Dr Cowan, Mary Elizabeth Wakefield and Jake Fratkin. Patricia has had the joy of practicing Eastern Integrative Medicine for over 15 years in the Santa Cruz community. She had the delight of being part owner of a community acupuncture clinic for 2 years where she treated a variety of conditions.
Her hobbies include reading inspirational and educational books, researching, natural skin care practices, Latin dancing with her daughter, zumba, writing, cooking healthy meals and gardening with her daughter in their veggie/herb garden. And once in a while having a treat at Melinda’s Gluten Free Bakery!
About Eastern Integrative Medicine: Patricia enjoys using different modalities in her Eastern Integrative practice, including non-needle techniques. Some modalities include acupuncture, microcurrent, cold laser, cupping, guasha, ear seeds, tuning forks, nutrition, Rapid Release Technique, infrared light therapy, herbs/supplements, tapping (EFT), facial rejuvenation treatments and lifestyle recommendations. Through her Eastern Medicine and Nutrition background,
While Patricia has treated a variety of conditions over the years, her personal experience has focused her practice on women’s health and obstetrics. Becoming a mom to a precious little girl, with a rare genetic condition, has also driven her passion in treating children to ensure they reach their full potential and their optimal health. She often treats menopause symptoms, PMS, various pediatric developmental, immune and digestive conditions, gives pre-birth treatments and obstetric support. In addition, Patricia enjoys giving effective Facial Rejuvenation Acupuncture treatments to rejuvenate the face, body and mind.
Mission: To provide integrative medical treatments and education to adults and children so they feel rejuvenated, energetic and are able to achieve optimal, long term health benefits.