expert type icon EXPERT

Dr. Mehrdad Ghaffarian, LAC., PHD.

Acupuncturist

Dr. Mehrdad Ghaffarian LAC., PHD. is a top Acupuncturist in Rancho Santa Margarita, . With a passion for the field and an unwavering commitment to their specialty, Dr. Mehrdad Ghaffarian LAC., PHD. is an expert in changing the lives of their patients for the better. Through their designated cause and expertise in the field, Dr. Mehrdad Ghaffarian LAC., PHD. is a prime example of a true leader in healthcare. As a leader and expert in their field, Dr. Mehrdad Ghaffarian LAC., PHD. is passionate about enhancing patient quality of life. They embody the values of communication, safety, and trust when dealing directly with patients. In Rancho Santa Margarita, CA, Dr. Mehrdad Ghaffarian LAC., PHD. is a true asset to their field and dedicated to the profession of medicine.
Dr. Mehrdad Ghaffarian, LAC., PHD.
  • Rancho Santa Margarita, CA
  • Accepting new patients

Does acupuncture help in treating depression?

Yes, at our office, we have a high success rate for treating anxiety, depression, and stress with acupuncture. We focus on dopamine, serotonin, and cortisol levels.

Can acupuncture help in treating lower back pain?

Yes, depending on the underlying cause, acupuncture can give long-lasting relief from pain.

Is it safe for me to continue my acupuncture during pregnancy?

There are some acupuncture points that are prohibited during pregnancy. Please let the acupuncturist know that you are pregnant so they can avoid those points. We do see patients READ MORE
There are some acupuncture points that are prohibited during pregnancy. Please let the acupuncturist know that you are pregnant so they can avoid those points. We do see patients who are pregnant for all sorts of other issues without any complications.

Will I have to get acupuncture throughout my life?

Not necessarily. It all depends on the underlying cause.

Is acupuncture a long-term treatment?

Not necessarily. It all depends on the underlying cause.

Can acupuncture help in treating diabetes?

Acupuncture can help with symptomatic relief as well as help and assist the function of the kidneys. There are times that we combine acupuncture and herbs to assist with medications READ MORE
Acupuncture can help with symptomatic relief as well as help and assist the function of the kidneys. There are times that we combine acupuncture and herbs to assist with medications already prescribed for a healthier life and to reduce side effects from medications.

Is there any way acupuncture can help treat asthma?

Absolutely. It all depends on the underlining cause.

Is acupuncture helpful in boosting fertility?

We have assisted over 150 families with a 95% success rate. Today, we are helping lots of Obgyn's in treating infertility.

My wife has no drive for sex. Will acupuncture be able to help at all?

Absolutely. It all depends on the underlining cause.

Can acupuncture help me lose weight?

Absolutely. However, like the old saying, "it takes two to tango," it's just not acupuncture. It is a combination of acupuncture, diet, exercise, etc.

Is acupuncture effective in treating blood related problems like anemia?

Absolutely, not only acupuncture can help with anemia, but it will also help with proper growth and healthy new cell production, maintaining RBC, detoxification of blood, and oxidation. READ MORE
Absolutely, not only acupuncture can help with anemia, but it will also help with proper growth and healthy new cell production, maintaining RBC, detoxification of blood, and oxidation.

Can acupuncture help in treating GERD?

GERD is difficult to treat with western medicine. Acupuncture and sometimes combining it with herbs are most effective.

Does acupuncture work for anxiety?

Acupuncture is great in treating the symptoms as well as the underlining cause. We are trained to recognize the root cause and how to treat it.

Can I go to an acupuncturist to get rid of my abdominal pain?

Acupuncture can help with lots of abdominal pain. It is very important to be properly diagnosed and evaluated. Based on the evaluation, one can determine if acupuncture would be READ MORE
Acupuncture can help with lots of abdominal pain. It is very important to be properly diagnosed and evaluated. Based on the evaluation, one can determine if acupuncture would be the best option or if the condition needs immediate medical attention.

Best of luck.