Michelle Clifford MS, LAc, RDH is an acupuncturist and general practitioner who loves treating women’s health, cosmetic acupuncture with fertility friendly products, and the emotional root of dis-ease. She loves introducing her patients to acupuncture and holding space for them to reconnect to their joy, vitality, and beauty. Michelle holds her Masters in Acupuncture from the University of Bridgeport. At UB, Michelle worked alongside other health professionals to develop an integrative approach and understanding to patient care. Throughout the program, she was mentored by Aimee Raupp and continues her education with various courses to offer the best in patient care. Her own journey to be an acupuncturist started with getting acupuncture and seeing the profound effect it had on her hormones and health at the time. Her goal is to give you the attentive, personalized, and comfortable care you deserve throughout your health and wellness journey. Michelle has always loved to help people look and feel their best. Prior to acupuncture, Michelle received her bachelors degree with honors in Dental Hygiene from University of Bridgeport and practiced as a hygienist for over five years gaining some great insight and skill for detail, patient comfort and gentle care. She still volunteers through different organizations like CTMOM to provide dental care to those in need. Most of all, she loves incorporating this skillset into her cosmetic and TMJ acupuncture treatments. In her spare time, Michelle enjoys traveling, cooking, reading, and being outdoors with her husband and dog.