Lorraine Mock, L.Ac.

Acupuncturist located in San Mateo, CA

About Lorraine Mock, LAc

Lorraine Mock, LAc, is a California Board Licensed acupuncturist specializing in pain management, fertility issues, and skin problems. She is dedicated to helping patients feel their best at Vitality Center San Mateo in San Mateo, California.

Lorraine earned a Bachelor of Science degree in clinical science from San Francisco State University in 1981. After working in various medical laboratories for over 20 years, she decided to change careers and studied at the Body Therapy Center in Palo Alto, California, where she learned Swedish massage, Zen Shiatsu, and acupressure.

While learning Shiatsu, Lorraine became interested in traditional Chinese medicine and went on to earn a Master of Science degree in oriental medicine at the American College of Traditional Chinese Medicine (ACTCM) in San Francisco. At ACTCM, she gained experience in not only treating general medical conditions but also treating acute rehab patients in the stroke clinic at California Pacific Medical Center-Davies. She also did community acupuncture at ACTCM’s ear clinic.

Working as a lead acupuncturist and office manager for Dr. Lifang Liang,  Lorraine, a gynecology and fertility specialist, received in-depth training in treating all aspects of gynecological and infertility issues. She also studied under Professor Jialing Yu and finished her traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) dermatology certificate program, which she completed in September 2012. This was the first program of its kind to be offered in the United States. Lorraine then interned under Professor Jialing Yu in her dermatology clinic in San Francisco. From 2017-2018, she completed Mazin Al-Khafaji’s dermatology diploma course, expanding her dermatology treatment knowledge even more.

In her spare time, Lorraine likes to ballroom dance, knit, crochet, paint and play the piano.

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Lorraine Mock, LAc, is a California Board Licensed acupuncturist specializing in pain management, fertility issues, and skin problems. She is dedicated to helping patients feel their best at Vitality Center San Mateo in San Mateo, California.

Lorraine earned a Bachelor of Science degree in clinical science from San Francisco State University in 1981. After working in various medical laboratories for over 20 years, she decided to change careers and studied at the Body Therapy Center in Palo Alto, California, where she learned Swedish massage, Zen Shiatsu, and acupressure.

While learning Shiatsu, Lorraine became interested in traditional Chinese medicine and went on to earn a Master of Science degree in oriental medicine at the American College of Traditional Chinese Medicine (ACTCM) in San Francisco. At ACTCM, she gained experience in not only treating general medical conditions but also treating acute rehab patients in the stroke clinic at California Pacific Medical Center-Davies. She also did community acupuncture at ACTCM’s ear clinic.

Working as a lead acupuncturist and office manager for Dr. Lifang Liang,  Lorraine, a gynecology and fertility specialist, received in-depth training in treating all aspects of gynecological and infertility issues. She also studied under Professor Jialing Yu and finished her traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) dermatology certificate program, which she completed in September 2012. This was the first program of its kind to be offered in the United States. Lorraine then interned under Professor Jialing Yu in her dermatology clinic in San Francisco. From 2017-2018, she completed Mazin Al-Khafaji’s dermatology diploma course, expanding her dermatology treatment knowledge even more.

In her spare time, Lorraine likes to ballroom dance, knit, crochet, paint and play the piano.


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