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Acupuncture in Mount Dora, FL

Located in Mount Dora, FL, SaTerra Vishnu, DOM, AP has over 30 years of clinical experience. A 1986 graduate of the Midwest College of Oriental Medicine in Chicago, IL where he obtained his degrees in Acupuncture, Herbs and Manipulative Therapy.  Dr. Vishnu then completed an internship at America’s first acupuncture alcohol and drug detox clinic in South Bronx, NY. He received a certificate in the NADA Protocol (National Acupuncture Detoxification Association). Upon completion, he traveled to the PRC (Peoples Republic of China) where he took advanced studies in acupuncture at the Guangzhou College of Traditional Chinese Medicine.

Since then he has had extensive training in BioElectrical Diagnostics and German Homotoxicology using bioenergetic equipment to find underlying pathogens such as parasites, viruses and bacteria which are rarely addressed or found in American Medicine tests. Dr. Vishnu is also certified in NAET (Nambudripads Allergy Elimination Technique) and Acupoint Injection Therapy. All of this education and experience gives Dr. Vishnu a unique view into the underlying health issues that could be keeping you in ill health. He truly works with the whole person: body, mind, emotions, and spirit.

Dr. Vishnu has 4 grown daughters, born at home and unvaccinated, with his partner Shaylah who also runs the office at A3.

SaTerra Vishnu, DOM, AP
Acupuncture Modality


Cupping Modality


Traditional Chinese Medicine

Herbal Medicine

Homeopathic and Herbal Injections

Homeopathic and Herbal Injections

Nutrional Counseling

Nutritional Counseling

Homeopathy Modality


Bio Energetic Medicine

Bio-Energetic Medicine

Accepted Insurances

At American Acupuncture Academy, we accept most major insurance providers. If you do not see your provider listed, please call us, so we may check your coverage, or have your insurance provider check to see if you are covered for acupuncture.

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American Acupuncture Academy
6909 Old Highway 441
Suite 220
Mount Dora, FL 32757
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