Portia Pettitt is a licensed Acupuncture Physician in the state of Florida and a Diplomate of Acupuncture in Illinois. NCCAOM board-certified in acupuncture and herbs, she has been involved in alternative medicine for 15 years. She believes that your diet is a key factor in your health. Often, she has observed the challenges that most people face with diet and stress and offers lifestyle alternatives. An Ashtanga Yogi, she believes balance in your life can restore your health. She loves to laugh, love, and travel.
Portia was given the opportunity to intern with Master Guo in Chicago, where practiced for over 15 years.
She has now been here at Acupuncture Healing Center in Chinatown (Loop/Armour Square), Chicago for 4 years.
Portia Pettitt is a licensed Acupuncturist and a Diplomate of Acupuncture in Illinois. NCCAOM board-certified in acupuncture and herbs, she has been involved in alternative medicine for 19 years.
She attended Pacific College of Oriental Medicine (PCOM), where she studied herbs and acupuncture, and received her massage and tui na degree.
Acupuncture & Massage College of Southeast Florida, studied with Dr. Gordon Xu, who specializes in high blood pressure, Bell’s palsy, and stroke.
Portia interned with Master Guo in Chicago and saw many patients with cancer, high blood pressure, back and neck pain, sports injuries, infertility, female disorders, digestive problems, and skin conditions.
Interned at the AIDs clinic during study at Pacific College of Oriental Medicine, treating many autoimmune disorders.