Cove Wellness is happy to announce the addition of
to our staff, offering Acupuncture, Herbal Medicine & Massage Therapy for the San Diego and La Jolla area.Sign up for Julia's Monthly Newsletter
Julia Sanfilippo, L.Ac, Dipl. O.M, NCTMB
Julia ran her first 1-mile race when she was 3 years old, and swam competitively on a USS
team for 13 years. Being an athlete her whole life, she has a fundamental connection to the physical body, and a great appreciation for overall health. She
values the importance of balance in life: physically, emotionally, mentally, and spiritually. Her mission is to promote wellness through acupuncture, herbal
medicine, and massage therapy.
Julia is certified and licensed by the California Acupuncture Board, designated a Diplomat in Oriental Medicine by
the National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (NCCAOM), and is a nationally certified massage therapist by the National
Certification of Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork (NCTMB). She completed the Oriental Medicine and Asian Body Therapist program at Pacific College of
Oriental Medicine in San Diego, with over 3,500 hours of education and clinical experience in Western and Eastern medicine. She received a Bachelor's degree
from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, with a double concentration in psychology and Spanish.
Her focus includes pain / musculoskeletal
/ rehabilitation conditions, internal medicine, auricular acupuncture for smoking cessation / addictions, and facial rejuvenation. She uses acupuncture,
Chinese herbs, supplements, massage, PNF stretching, soft tissue release, and nutrition/exercise counseling to provide a complementary treatment plan. Her
multi-modality approach and passion for providing quality healthcare provides a holistic treatment plan for overall wellness and well-being.
Julia's clinical experience include externships at RIMAC sports facility in UCSD, where she treated various musculoskeletal conditions for college athletes
and trainers, and San Diego Senior's (Geriatric) Clinic. She assisted Matt Callison, L.Ac. and Vasa Mik, L.Ac. at AcuSport Health Center for 2 years, whose
specialty is sports medicine acupuncture. She participated in San Diego's Veterans Day Stand Down and volunteered her time to the volunteers, evacuees, and
firefighters in San Diego county after the devastating fires of 2007 (read more
Please call Julia at 203-449-7510 to schedule an appointment