At Meridian Health Clinic our mission is to provide the highest quality holistic patient-focused health care. By offering the highest level of care, we enable people live richer lives and reach their highest potential. Through this goal, we continually serve our patients and the community of Santa Monica, Los Angeles and beyond. To achieve our mission, we offer holistic services based on Traditional Chinese Medicine including: Traditional Chinese Medicine Diagnosis, Acupuncture, Herbal Medicine, Qigong and Lifestyle Counseling.What sets us apart from other clinics is that we spend more time with our patients, listening and understanding health issues and concerns completely. In short, this leads to better care and better results. Our caring approach insures your needs are met fully, helping you achieve abundant health and vitality, faster.
Eric Schmidt, L.Ac, Dipl. O.M. is the founder of Meridian Health Clinic which includes an Integrative & Functional Medicine approach. He is an accomplished acupuncturist and herbalist, holding a Masters Degree in Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine. Additionally, he has California (L.Ac.) and National (Dipl. O.M.) Acupuncture Board Certifications.Attending Acupuncture and Integrative Medicine College, Berkeley, Eric completed a 4-year Masters Program with training in acupuncture, herbal medicine, and modern biomedicine. Additionally, he has studied and worked in clinics around the world including major TCM Hospitals in China, Japan and in Rural Health clinics in India and Nepal. His 4 months of intensive study in China sets him apart from other practitioners in California. Studying with TCM Doctors in China, Eric was able to master the full scope of modern Acupuncture and Herbal Medicine applications in a busy clinical setting.