Dr. Carolina Zakes, DOM

Dr. Carolina Zakes, DOM

Acupuncture  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 30
Dr. Carolina Zakes, DOM is an acupuncturist in Plantation, FL and has been practicing for 4 years. She graduated from Acupuncture and Massage College in 2014 and specializes in acupuncture, pain medicine, and more.Read her story

8200 W Sunrise Blvd Ste A4

Plantation, FL 33322

Contact Information

(786) 344-8878

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  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Zakes' bio

This content was provided by Dr. Zakes "Carolina Zakes is Nationally Board Certified in Acupuncture and licensed to practice in the state of Florida. She studied Biology at Oral Roberts University, in Tulsa, Oklahoma and holds a Doctor of Oriental Medicine degree (DOM) from Acupuncture and Massage College in Miami, Florida. She is also certified in Clean Needle Technique by the Council of Colleges of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (CCAOM). In accompaniment to her Traditional Chinese Medicine training she also holds a diploma in Health Sciences."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Zakes "Dr. Zakes specializes in treating holistic fertility and reproductive acupuncture, as well as hormonal balance, PCOS, women's menstrual and menopausal health, turning breech babies, natural labor induction, endocrine and autoimmune disease, musculoskeletal and nerve disorders, emotional health including stress/anxiety/depression, sleep disorders, and digestive disorders.

By combining acupuncture, Chinese dietary therapy, and herbal medicine, the body's natural balance and hormonal function can be restored. In doing so, patients learn to optimize their lifestyle choices, thus increasing their physical and emotional well-being, as well as reducing stress.At OVA Health, science and nature converge in the practice of acupuncture."

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17  Specialties

  • Acupuncture
  • Acupressure
  • Alternative Medicine
  • Anti-Aging Medicine
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Complementary Medicine
  • Cosmetic Medicine
  • Dietary Management
  • Family Planning
  • Fertility Medicine
  • General Medical Practice
  • Nutritional Therapy
  • Pain Medicine
  • Reproductive Endocrinology & Infertility
  • Reproductive Medicine
  • Reproductive, Endocrinology & Infertility Nursing
  • Women's Health Medicine

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Zakes does not have any board certifications listed.

66  Conditions Treated

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40  Procedures

  • Acupuncture
  • Assisted Reproductive Technique
  • Auricular Acupuncture
  • Auriculotherapy
  • Breastfeeding Counseling
  • Breathing Treatment
  • Chronic Pain Management
  • Contemporary Cupping Therapy
  • Cupping Therapy
  • Detoxification
  • Diet Counseling
  • Exercise Counseling
  • Facial Rejuvenation
  • Facial Rejuvenation, Advanced, Laser
  • Gua Sha
  • Herbal Medicine
  • Infertility Treatment
  • Low Back Procedure
  • Manipulation Adjustment of Back and Neck
  • Medical Acupuncture
  • Meditation
  • Menopause Evaluation
  • Menopause Evaluation and Treatment
  • Mindfulness Meditation
  • Moxibustion
  • Neck Pain Procedure
  • Non-Surgical Pain Management
  • Nutritional Counseling
  • Pain Management
  • Physical Examination
  • Post Menopause Treatment
  • Pregnancy Care
  • Relapse Prevention
  • Relaxation Therapy
  • Stress Management
  • Trigger Point Therapy
  • Tui Na Massage
  • Weight Loss Management
  • Weight Maintenance
  • Wellness Examination
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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Florida International University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Oral Roberts University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2011
  • Acupuncture and Massage College
    Medical School | Graduated 2014

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish

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