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Flying Turtle Healing Arts is a clinic specializing in acupuncture and Chinese herbal medicine in Davis Square, Somerville, MA. Our goal is to be a safe harbor for patients and healers alike to discover, grow, learn, and celebrate every individual’s amazing capabilities to heal.

It is our hope that Flying Turtle Healing Arts becomes a haven for beginnings and endings, where people can reconnect with the miracle of their bodies and power of their intentions.

Services Offered

  • acupuncture


    The art of inserting fine needles into specific points along channels of energy throughout the body is an ancient healing modality that has can be phenomenally helpful for many pain, digestive, and sleep issues.

  • Trigger Point

    Trigger Point Therapy

    More commonly known as trigger point “dry needling” for myofascial pain or sports/orthopedic acupuncture, this method is extremely effective in reducing pain and significantly improving range of motion.

  • Chinese Herbs Medicine

    Chinese Herbal Medicine

    Chinese families have ingested the leaves, roots, flowers and vines in the herbal materia medica as part of their diet for centuries. At its core, Chinese herbal medicine is food.

  • Cupping


    Cupping therapy can be performed by itself or as an add-on to a treatment. Sliding or stationery cups are excellent for dispersing muscle tension, especially in the back, neck and shoulder areas.

  • Reiki


    Reiki is a form of energy healing that can be added to an acupuncture treatment. It involves clearing away blockages from energy centers of the body called chakras.

For New Patients

  • Clinic Policies

    Information on policies for Cancellation, Privacy, Payment, Health Insurance, etc.

  • Insurance

    Flying Turtle Healing Arts is an in-network provider for the following insurance plans that cover acupuncture: Blue Cross Blue Shield, Harvard Pilgrim, Cigna (until 6/30/21), and Allways.

  • Frequently Asked Questions

    What types of conditions can acupuncture help with? Is it safe? Does it hurt?

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