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Melanie Kaplan

Acupuncturist

Dr. Melanie Kaplan is a top Acupuncturist in Los Angeles, . With a passion for the field and an unwavering commitment to their specialty, Dr. Melanie Kaplan is an expert in changing the lives of their patients for the better. Through their designated cause and expertise in the field, Dr. Melanie Kaplan is a prime example of a true leader in healthcare. As a leader and expert in their field, Dr. Melanie Kaplan is passionate about enhancing patient quality of life. They embody the values of communication, safety, and trust when dealing directly with patients. In Los Angeles, CA, Dr. Melanie Kaplan is a true asset to their field and dedicated to the profession of medicine.
15 years Experience
Melanie Kaplan
  • Los Angeles, CA
  • Emperor's College of Oriental Medicine
  • Accepting new patients

Can acupuncture treat my digestive disorders?

Acupuncture is excellent for all digestive orders. Digestion is a key component of health in traditional Chinese medicine and there are a myriad of ways to really tailor treatment READ MORE
Acupuncture is excellent for all digestive orders. Digestion is a key component of health in traditional Chinese medicine and there are a myriad of ways to really tailor treatment to specific needs. In my practice digestion and it’s disorders come up in someway with almost every patient. I utilize various supplements and herbs, as well as my knowledge of diets and nutrition to get my patient’s digestive system back on track.

Can acupuncture really help with hair loss?

Acupuncture can help in tonifying your system in hopes of preventing future hair loss. As far as regrowing lost hair there is not a lot to support this at this time. This is READ MORE
Acupuncture can help in tonifying your system in hopes of preventing future hair loss. As far as regrowing lost hair there is not a lot to support this at this time. This is of course dependent upon what the root cause of hair loss is.

How long does acupuncture treatment usually last?

It depends on the source and severity of your migraines. Typically a course of treatment is twice a week for 12-16 weeks and we reevaluate.

Is there a cure for acute arthritis in acupuncture?

There is great success in using acupuncture to manage and reduce the pain associated with arthritis. Acupuncture works very well as an adjunctive therapy to traditional western READ MORE
There is great success in using acupuncture to manage and reduce the pain associated with arthritis. Acupuncture works very well as an adjunctive therapy to traditional western treatment

Is there any way acupuncture can help treat asthma?

Acupuncture with herbs can be effective in managing asthma.

Will I have to get acupuncture throughout my life?

Typically, depending on the nature and cause of your back pain, it can be resolved with a few courses of treatment and then follow up visits as needed. Melanie L. Kaplan, L.Ac. READ MORE
Typically, depending on the nature and cause of your back pain, it can be resolved with a few courses of treatment and then follow up visits as needed.

Melanie L. Kaplan, L.Ac.

Can acupuncture help me lose weight?

Acupuncture can be helpful in establishing healthy eating patterns and a healthy relationship with food. Depending on the root cause, be it hormonal, overeating, or something else, READ MORE
Acupuncture can be helpful in establishing healthy eating patterns and a healthy relationship with food. Depending on the root cause, be it hormonal, overeating, or something else, acupuncture can help in setting you up for success in losing weight.

Melanie L.Kaplan, L.Ac

Is acupuncture effective in treating blood related problems like anemia?

Depending on the root cause of the anemia (ruling out bleeding, ulcer, etc.), acupuncture can help build the blood and tonify the system as a whole. Supplementation with herbs READ MORE
Depending on the root cause of the anemia (ruling out bleeding, ulcer, etc.), acupuncture can help build the blood and tonify the system as a whole. Supplementation with herbs or nutritional supplements would be very helpful in this situation.

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

Yes acupuncture and herbs and nutritional supplementation could definitely help this. There is a great supplement that works wonders on this exact situation.

Can acupuncture help in treating GERD?

Acupuncture can help with the symptoms and often the underlying cause of GERD, especially when combined with Herbs and nutritional supplementation. We would also need to look READ MORE
Acupuncture can help with the symptoms and often the underlying cause of GERD, especially when combined with Herbs and nutritional supplementation. We would also need to look at diet and lifestyle as well to get this under management

Does acupuncture work for anxiety?

Acupuncture is very relaxing and therapeutic. I see many patients for anxiety and stress. Some situations resolve with acupuncture alone, while others need supplementation.