We are driven individually to provide long lasting solutions to pain, injury & peak performance for all of our clients.
Together we will enable every acupuncturist who chooses to train with us to do it too
“Too many people are living with pain unnecessarily” R Hazel
Richard Hazel is a licensed Acupuncturist in New York. He uses a unique style of acupuncture that relies heavily on knowledge of Neurology and sports medicine. He was one of very few people to learn Motor Point Acupuncture at Pacific College of Oriental Medicine (PCOM) in New York where he completed his Master of Science in Acupuncture, Orthopedic & Sports Medicine.
Richard has also studied different acupuncture styles from some of the best acupuncturists in North America and spent years learning about Trigger Points and the treatment of Myofascial pain from the works of Dr. Janet Travell and Dr. C Chan Gunn.
Richard now teaches his unique style of acupuncture to other acupuncturists who come from all over the US and abroad.
Richard’s style is a blend of Chinese acupuncture styles like Chinese Scalp Acupuncture, Master Tung Acupuncture and Western Medical (dry needling) styles like Motor Point Acupuncture and Trigger Point Acupuncture.
This unique style is how Richard gets excellent results for Sports Injury, Sports Mobility & Athletic Performance, Acute and Chronic pain of all kinds.
Richard sees patients in his New York City Practice Range of Motion Acupuncture
“Migraine medications didn’t touch it, Acupuncture was the only thing that worked ” L Ruddy
Liv Ruddy is one of Richard’s first European Students. A Licensed Acupuncturist and Clinical Herbalist, her training has been with some of the best known names in the TCM field. Liv takes a science based approach combining the best of classical lineage traditional acupuncture with a totally modern approach embracing Biomedical systems: Medical Acupuncture, Trigger Point Dry Needling, Distal, Neurological (Scalp) and Neuro-Functional Acupuncture.
Over the last decade, Liv has developed a passion for solving complex neurological issues and chronic pain arising from both peripheral nervous system and neuromuscular issues. She has developed Motor Point Acupuncture further opening the first Neurological Pain clinic that focuses on treatment strategies for post surgical recovery, severe jaw, neck pain, whiplash, complex chronic headache and migraine conditions amongst other issues.
Liv sees patients in her Dublin City Centre Practice Neurology Acupuncture
“Pain doesn’t have to result in pills” D Dominguez
Dan Dominguez is one of Richard’s first American students. Dan is a Sports Acupuncturist and Orthopedic Injury Specialist. He too has taken Motor Point Acupuncture further and created his own methodology combining Neuro-Functional Acupuncture, Trigger Point, Dry Needling and Distal acupuncture to serve his patients.
He has a passion for treating athletes young and old with acute and chronic pain conditions.
Dan is the official Acupuncturist for the Buffalo Bills NFL football team with responsibility for keeping his team at a very high performance level both on and off the football season.
Dan see patients at his Buffalo NY private practice BOSA