Dr. Dr. Isaac Goren, DMQ, M.Ac., Acupuncturist

Dr. Dr. Isaac Goren, DMQ, M.Ac.


2901 Stirling Rd. 305 Ft. Lauderdale FL, 33312


Dr. Isaac Goren, DMQ (China) M.Ac. is a Doctor of Medical Qigong and a Master of Acupuncture. He has been practicing and teaching Acupuncture and Medical Qigong for 23 years at the Academy for Five Element Acupuncture (AFEA) in Gainesville Florida, Tao House in Hollywood, Florida, and Sao Paulo, Brazil.  He is a faculty member and a former clinic director at AFEA as well as ATOM.  Dr. Goren served as the board of director's vice chair at AFEA. He has his private practice for over 25 years, in South Florida.

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  • What does acupuncture do for headaches?

    Many times the headaches are caused because the energy gets stuck in the head. The acupuncture treatment helps to clear the energy out of the head and helps to dissolve the headaches READ MORE

  • How long does acupressure take to work?

    This is a million dollar question. Each person has a different level of disease, and so it may be different response to the treatment. However, within 5-10 sessions you can have a clear understanding if the acupressure works for you. it may take longer to clear the disease but you may see some changes soon after the first few sessions. And have to repeat, part of the answer is in relation to how grave is the patient's condition. READ MORE

  • How does acupuncture stop pain?

    In Chinese medicine, Pain is usually caused by stagnation, deficiency or excess condition. After the doctor assess the situation he/she may work to open the stagnation, tonify the body and reduce the excess condition. This way the pain is alleviated. READ MORE

  • Why can't I sleep after acupuncture?

    Great Question, Sometimes after acupuncture, the body is so energized that the extra energy is keeping you up at night. It should even out the nest day. However, if it does not, the practitioner may need to switch protocol. READ MORE

  • Does acupuncture help mental illness?

    Chinese medicine has a long history of helping mental illness. However, it is a forgotten practice by many. Five element acupuncture is one of the best ways to treat these kinds of conditions. READ MORE

  • Is acupuncture good for stress?

    Acupuncture is recognized for helping people reduce stress, depression, and anxiety. There are many acupoints that can reduce stress and bring peace and tranquility. READ MORE

  • Can arthritis knee pain be treated with acupuncture?

    As you may know Arthritis can be debilitation. Pain that stops you from daily activities and exercise. Acupuncture is providing a safe and quick relief from the pain. Arthritis in many cases is cause by stagnation which can lead to accumulation of toxins in the joints. This accumulation can cause pain and lower range of motion as well as reduce our strength. Acupuncture help to break the stagnation in the body as well as the area that is painful, the knees in your case. As a result the flow of energy is helping to clear up the toxins from the knee and relieving the pain. Drinking at list 8 glasses of water daily, drinking green juice or smoothie daily and eliminating coffee can help speed up the recovery. READ MORE

  • Does acupuncture help with fertility?

    Yes!!! The urogenital area is supported by a few channels. When the organs and channels are open and full of energy it is simple to conceive. When the organs are tired and the channels are empty the process of getting pregnant is difficult or impossible. Acupuncture helps in the process of getting the organs and channels ready for conception. Many fertility centers are using acupuncture on the day of transplantation which increased the chances of conceiving. READ MORE

  • Can acupuncture help with chronic pain?

    Acupuncture is one of the longest practiced medicine in the world. It is very effective in treating pain and chronic disease. I have been treating a 75 year old lady who is 60 Ibs overweight who is suffering from severe knee pain. The doctors recommended for her to go for a knee replacement surgery. Her primary told her to go see me. After 5 sessions, the pain was gone and she decided to cancel the surgery. There is scientific research that was done on the subject: https://nccih.nih.gov/research/results/spotlight/091012 READ MORE

  • Can chronic fatigue syndrome be treated with acupuncture?

    Can chronic fatigue syndrome be treated with acupuncture? I am a 30-year-old male with chronic fatigue syndrome. Can chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS) be treated with acupuncture? Absolutely YES!!! In the US there are 1 million people with CFS. Women are 4 times more likely to be diagnosed with CFS than men. Acupuncture, is an amazing system that treats the physical, energetic, emotional and spiritual aspect of the human. Since this condition is rooted in the energetic, emotional and spiritual bodies this medicine is very effective with it. Had a patient which came for the CFS, after a series of treatment the chronic fatigue as well as muscle pain disappeared. She is now enjoying a normal active life. READ MORE

  • Can acupuncture help with headaches?

    Acupuncture is one of the best and most effective ways to treat Headaches. All types of headaches, whether it is a Migraine, in the front, side or back of the head. READ MORE

  • Can acupuncture be dangerous?

    Acupuncture is a very safe method to help people with all kinds of pains, ache and many other conditions. it will help you a lot READ MORE

  • How is arthritis treated with acupuncture?

    Arthritis is inflammation in the joint. One of the best ways to treat it is with Acupuncture. Acupuncture is helping to reduce the inflammation in the body and reduce the pain. READ MORE

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

    Absolutely. It is very safe to use acupuncture during pregnancy. Acupuncture is very effective in treating pregnant women. It can help with the different symptoms like nausea, swelling, and fatigue. Also, it can help tremendously with the development and strengthening of the embryo. There are a few points that are forbidden during pregnancy, which the practitioner will avoid. However, there are many amazing points to be used that help the bond between the mother and the fetus and others that help strengthen the fetus. READ MORE

  • Can acupuncture help me in managing stress?

    Acupuncture is one of the best therapies for pain. It can help reduce pain, inflammation and increase the range of motion. It also works very well with stress which in most cases is the cause for the pain. So, by reducing the stress and increasing blood flow into the painful area, we get two for the price of one; Reducing the stress and eliminating the pain. READ MORE

  • Can acupuncture help in treating diabetes?

    Acupuncture help treating Diabetes by helping your organs to function better. Get them to reset and start over. In order for you to get the full benefit of the treatments, you MUST consider two more components. 1. you need to exercise 4-6 time a week. 2. You Must change your diet to a vegetarian diet. eating lots of green vegetables and drinking their juice. remove all processed sugar and limit your carb intake to once a week. READ MORE

  • Is it advisable to take acupuncture treatment along with normal medication?

    There is no contraindication to acupuncture and HBP medication. If anything you may find that the acupuncture helps to reduce the BP which mean that you may need to lower your dosage READ MORE

  • Are medicines also involved in acupuncture treatment?

    Excellent question. Most acupuncture physicians are not MD's which mean that they cannot prescribe medications. However, they recommend Chinese herbs which work amazingly to resolve many conditions. Chinese herbs are very potent and help very much like medications. In fact, many of the medications are produced from an artificial form of the active ingredients in the Chinese herbs. READ MORE

  • Can acupuncture treat my digestive disorders?

    Absolutely!!! Acupuncture is very effective in treating many of the digestive disorders. READ MORE

  • Are acupressure and acupuncture the same?

    Acupuncture and acupressure are using the same meridian system and Chinese medicine theory to treat different conditions. With acupressure people use pressure to affect the points. With acupuncture we use needles. Alos, in terms of the training of the practitioner, acupuncture school is a 4-year training. The average acupressure program is about 200 hours. READ MORE

Faculty Titles & Positions

  • Professor ATOM 2016 - Present

Professional Society Memberships

  • Vice President of the Academy for Five Element Acupuncture

What do you attribute your success to?

  • His deep desire to help people, his personal reflection and continuous learning.

Philanthropic Initiatives

  • Volunteered in Guatemala with a project through Guatemala Acupuncture and Medical Aid Project, to teach acupuncture to indigenous people with no access to health care.

Hobbies / Sports

  • Traveling, Cooking, Spending Time With His Family

Favorite professional publications

  • Time Magazine, News Week

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Goren Acupuncture and Wellness Center

2901 Stirling Rd. 305 -
Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33312
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