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Dr. Anna Folckomer is a licensed Acupuncturist, board certified Herbalist, and clinical Anatomist, who began her professional career as a classically trained dancer. She choreographed and performed in works seen throughout the United States and United Kingdom. While working through injuries as a dancer, she turned to acupuncture and movement therapies for rehabilitation and physical support as a reliable outlet for maintaining adequate physical and mental health.
Dr. Folckomer's specialities include pain management, musculoskeletal disorders, sports and performance-based injuries and rehabilitation, mental and emotional health, and autoimmune disorders. She is the owner of ID Lab New York, a rehabilitation facility in the heart of the theatre district in Times Square in New York City. She attended Pacific College of Oriental Medicine in New York City, where she earned her Master’s of Science and her Doctorate of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine. She has completed clinical internships at the Integrative Oncology Center of Beth Israel/Mount Sinai Hospital, Columbia Student Health Urgent Care, Housing Works, and Pacific College's onsite acupuncture clinic. Dr. Folckomer has treated a wide variety of populations including athletes, pediatrics, auto-immune, oncology, HIV, and fertility patients. She is a Diplomate of Oriental Medicine and is licensed and board certified to practice by the National Commission on Certification of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine.
Dr. Folckomer is one of the Co-Founders and Instructors of the internationally known seminar series, Immaculate Dissection. When she is not seeing patients, Dr. Folckomer travels with Immaculate Dissection to teach and demonstrate anatomy and corrective exercises to fellow clinicians. She is also an adjunct faculty member at Pacific College of Oriental Medicine, where she teaches Anatomy and Physiology, and a Gross Anatomy Lab Instructor at Seton Hall University.
Dr. Folckomer is available to for appointments in the greater New York area. She is also available for online consultations internationally. Please visit the Contact page to schedule an appointment.
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