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Modern Biomedical Acupuncture and Microcurrent

Acupuncture is science-based medicine. It also works on a deep and profound level. And it's one of the best options patients have for getting out of pain, improving quality of life and optimizing athletic performance. You deserve a practitioner proficient in both acupuncture's rich history as well as the latest advances in modern biomedical acupuncture. Our treatments also make use of contemporary energy technologies such as laser and microcurrent to target the muscles, reduce inflammation and optimize nervous system functioning. Your session will include some number of the following:

  • Orthopedic assessment testing 
  • Motor point electro-acupuncture 
  • Trigger point Dry-needling 
  • Frequency Specific Microcurrent (FSM) 
  • Balance Method Acupuncture
  • Near-Infrared Laser therapy (LLLT)
  • Cupping therapy (sliding cupping)
  • Manual Myofascial release


Welcome - Dr. Jeff Schoenheit, L.Ac. in New York, NY

Jeff Schoenheit received his doctorate in Traditional Chinese Medicine (DTCM) from Five Branches University in Santa Cruz, CA, his MSTOM in 2014 from the Atlantic Institute in Fort Lauderdale, FL, and his associate’s degree in Massage Therapy from the Swedish Institute in New York, NY, in 2003. He is fully Nationally Board Certified as a diplomate by the NCCAOM, and licensed as both an acupuncturist and massage therapist in New York State.  

  • Doctorate of Traditional Chinese Medicine, Five Branches University, 2022
  • Masters of Science in Traditional Oriental Medicine, The Atlantic Institute of Oriental Medicine, 2014
  • Associate's Degree in Occupational Studies, Massage Therapy, The Swedish Institute, 2003
  • Diplomate of Oriental Medicine, NCCAOM, 2014
  • NY State license 005440 (acupuncture)
  • NY State license 016906 (massage)

Performance Acupuncture offers biomedical acupuncture and microcurrent sports acupuncture in New York City