PUT YOUR BODY
IN GOOD HANDS
Release, Relax, Unwind
"Let the beauty we love be what we do.
There are a hundred ways to kneel
and kiss the earth."
With over 20 years of experience as a licensed and board-certified acupuncturist, Deborah Maghen is highly skilled in supporting her patients on the path of healing and wellness.
She earned a Master’s Degree in Traditional Chinese Medicine from Yo San University in 1998, completed an internship at Westside Women’s Clinic, and apprenticed with master herbalist Susun Weed, providing her expertise in the treatment of women’s health issues with acupuncture, herbal medicine, and nutrition.
Deborah has been certified in cranial-sacral therapy since 2001 and was a former clinic supervisor at Emperor's College of Oriental Medicine.
Her combined years of knowledge and clinical experience as a teacher and practitioner are a gift to our Maui community.
We’re thrilled to be welcoming Tracy Erickson. She has joined the clinic as an acupuncturist, with over 20 year's experience in acupuncture, herbal medicine and functional medicine.
Tracy Erickson returns to Maui after years on a professional journey into healthcare and the healing arts. Initially earning her certification as a Pilates instructor, Tracy earned a Master’s Degree in Traditional Chinese Medicine from Emperor’s College in 2003. While practicing Oriental Medicine in Los Angeles, she pursued a rigorous path and completed certification as an Iyengar Yoga teacher.
As a practitioner at The Be Hive of Healing, Tracy combined acupuncture with yoga in a clinical setting specializing in women’s health. Outside of the clinic, her yoga practice has included men and women of all ages, including centenarians and youth. While building her practice and raising her son, she continued to study and integrate Functional Medicine into her work, with diet, lifestyle and nutrition as a central feature.
Tracy brings her years of experience and knowledge in the healing arts to our Maui community, which allows her to support patients who bring concerns of all kinds to the clinic.
Acupuncture is based on Traditional Chinese Medicine and the balance of vital energy or Qi.
Cosmetic Acupuncture is an overall system of healing that rejuvenates and revitalizes your face and body.
WEIGHT LOSS ACUPUNCTURE
Balancing the body's vital energy creates
the ideal weight and optimal health.
Natural, safe and effective remedies for preventing disease and supporting the body’s natural ability to heal.
What is Acupuncture? Acupuncture is a traditional Chinese medicine practice that involves inserting thin needles into specific points on the body. It aims to balance the body's energy flow and stimulate healing.
What Conditions Can Acupuncture Treat? Acupuncture can treat various conditions including chronic pain, headaches, arthritis, digestive disorders, stress, anxiety, and sleep disturbances.
Is Acupuncture Painful? Most people experience minimal to no pain during acupuncture. The needles are very thin, and insertion is generally gentle.
How Many Sessions Will I Need? The number of sessions varies depending on the individual and the condition being treated. Some may feel relief after one session, while others might need multiple sessions over weeks or months.
What Should I Expect During My First Visit? Your first visit will typically include a consultation to discuss your health history and goals, followed by an acupuncture treatment. The session may last around 60 minutes.
Are There Any Side Effects of Acupuncture? Side effects are rare but can include minor bruising or soreness at needle sites. Most people feel relaxed and energized after treatment.
Is Acupuncture Covered by Insurance? Coverage varies by insurance plan. We recommend checking with your insurance provider to understand if acupuncture is covered under your plan.
What Qualifications Do Your Acupuncturists Have? Our acupuncturists are licensed professionals with extensive training in traditional Chinese medicine and acupuncture, ensuring safe and effective treatment.
How Does Herbal Medicine Work with Acupuncture? Herbal medicine complements acupuncture by using natural substances to further balance the body's energy and support the healing process.
What Other Holistic Services Do You Offer? Besides acupuncture and herbal medicine, we offer services such as nutrition counseling and lifestyle advice to promote overall wellness.
Can Acupuncture Help with Stress and Anxiety? Yes, acupuncture is known to be effective in reducing symptoms of stress and anxiety by promoting relaxation and balancing the body's energy.