She graduated with an Ivy League Bachelor of Science degree in Biomedical Engineering from Columbia University. She went on to receive her Doctorate degree from the University of Bridgeport, and earned a Master of Science degree as well as a Diplomate of Acupuncture from the New York College of Traditional Chinese Medicine.
She has practiced all over New York City, including several locations in midtown Manhattan, the Lower East side, and surrounding areas such as Long Island and Connecticut before moving to Syracuse and establishing her practice. She has worked in private offices, homes, clinics and hospitals.
Her training ranges from Auricular, Abdominal, Master Tung, Facial Rejuvenation, Cupping, Scalp and Electro-acupuncture techniques, to Graston/Gua Sha Technique, soft tissue manual therapies athletic taping, and rehabilitative exercises.