Dr. Amie Shimmel, DC

Dr. Amie Shimmel, DC

Acupuncture  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 54
Dr. Amie Shimmel, DC is an acupuncturist in Chicago, IL. She specializes in acupuncture and chiropractic.Read her story

1 E Superior St Ste 307

Chicago, IL 60611

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Dr. Shimmel's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Shimmel "A graduate of National University of Health Sciences with a Doctorate in Chiropractic Medicine, Dr. Amie Shimmel Handa has been practicing Chiropractic and Acupuncture for over 27 years. Dr. Shimmel has been a Fellow with the International Academy of Medical Acupuncture since 1989, and has completed an Advanced Acupuncture certification course at Lincoln College. She has completed her Masters in Traditional Chinese Medicine and Advance Acupuncture at Midwest School of Oriental Medicine where she graduated in December 2016 with Honors while keeping an active practice in the Gold Coast. In addition to her regular practice, Dr. Shimmel specializes in treatment for pain, stress reduction, infertility and intestinal dysfunction. Dr. Shimmel takes pride in focusing on patient concern and health issues and builds good rapport, trust and loyalty with all her patients. She is a firm believer in the worth of every individual and believes we all have miracles inside each of us. "
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Shimmel "I abide by the principle of Oriental Medicine in my practice: the energy of Chi is the Life Force of the body, and Acupuncture unblocks stagnant Chi. 

I urge my patients towards ongoing treatments depending on the health condition, with the purpose of each individual patient feel like themselves again by offering guidance in them achieving their dream health. "

2  Specialties

  • Acupuncture
  • Chiropractic

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Shimmel does not have any board certifications listed.

6  Conditions Treated

6  Procedures

  • Acupuncture
  • Chronic Pain Management
  • Cupping Therapy
  • Infertility Treatment
  • Pain Management
  • Stress Management

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Wagner College, Bachelor Of Science
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1989
  • Masters In Acupuncture and Traditional Chinese Medicine At Midwest School Of Oriental Medicine
    Other Education | Completed 2017
  • National (Nuhs), Doctor Of Chiropractic Degree, Lombard, Ill
    Other Education | Completed 1989

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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