Great Mental and Physical Health is The Solution to a Happy Life

Our purpose and goal is to support your life’s vision by promoting best health daily.


Acupuncture and Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) are safe, effective, and drug-free options for the treatment of most non-emergency conditions.

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At Avicenna Lymphedema Care we offer comprehensive lymphedema care. We provide lymphedema prevention education, screening, and treatment. A treatment course is always dictated by the current situation of the patient, financial resources and the individual’s needs. You will receive a custom treatment plan that will fit your needs. The end goal is always to enable you to take care of your condition independently.

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“We believe that well-being creates the freedom to enjoy your body and mind every day. We are dedicated to providing you, your family, and your friends with compassionate attention and skillful treatments. Our purpose and goal is to help you achieve optimal health… “

Traditional Chinese Medicine

At Avicenna Acupuncture, we believe it is essential to spend time with our patients. We get to know you by listening to you and inquiring about your health. A thorough intake will guide the way to successful treatments.

Our medical approach is based on the whole person, and our focus is on the root cause of a physical or emotional symptom. At Avicenna, we provide treatments based on Traditional Chinese Medicine. 

We believe that the body can heal itself when given the right conditions. We will create these favorable conditions with and for you. Factors that can cause disease may be related to environmental toxins, emotional stress, or trauma.

Comprehensive Lymphedema Care

Petra E. Schalk L.Ac, OTR/L, CLT, LANA has been an Occupational Therapist for more than 15 years specializing in Lymphedema Treatments and Cancer Recovery. At Avicenna Lymphedema Clinic, she provides comprehensive cancer care, including palliative intervention.

As a lymphedema specialist, Petra treats patients with primary and secondary lymphedema, including children.

Lipedema Diagnostics and Care

If you are affected by Lipedema, Petra E. Schalk will help you to find a physician for diagnostics. Unfortunately, this condition is widely unknown in the medical community and a specialist’s eye will assist you in finding your path to greater health. Petra is skilled in recognizing Lipedema and will assist you greatly in controlling your condition.

You will find Avicenna Acupuncture Clinic conveniently located in Highland, Denver.

Conditions treated at our acupuncture clinic:

  • Neck and Back Pain
  • Sciatica
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Insomnia
  • Migraines
  • Digestive Problems
  • PMS
  • Perimenopausal Syndrome
  • Painful Periods
  • Fertility
  • Fibromyalgia

Acupuncture treatment has been used for centuries to assist with the recovery of a multitude of health problems. The World Health Organization (WHO) recommends acupuncture for many conditions.

You can find more specific information on the pages dedicated to acupuncture, lymphedema & fibromyalgia treatments.