The NCCAOM is the only national organization that validates competency in the practice of acupuncture and Oriental medicine (AOM) through professional certification. NCCAOM certification or a passing score on the NCCAOM certification examinations are documentation of competency for licensure as an acupuncturist in 43 states and the District of Columbia which represents 98% of the states that regulate acupuncture.

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Remee Gemo, L.Ac. MSOM, MFR

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Lotus Institute/Energy Medicine Center

Remee Gemo also an instructor at the Energy Medicine Center in Richmond, VA.  She teaches classes on Chinese elemental philosophy, acupressure, Eastern food therapy, acupressure/acupuncture for fertility, Chinese facial analysis and Reiki.  She travels to San Diego, Los Angeles, and Seattle as teaching assistant for Face Reading seminars with the Lotus Institute. 


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Remee Gemo, L.Ac is owner of Empress Acupuncture and co-owner of the Acupuncture Center of Richmond.  She treats a variety of women's health disorders.  She has used acupuncture and Chinese herbs to successfully treat menstrual irregularities, pre-menstrual syndrome (PMS), menopause, depression, anxiety, stress, hormonal imbalances infertility, morning sickness, post-term pregnancy, Bell's palsy, facial pain, digestive disorders, PMS, migraines, early stage prolapses, any mystery illnesses. Her treatments are also supportive treatments in fertility procedures such as in vitro fertilization (IVF) and intrauterine insemination (IUI). Remee's specialties are women's health, cosmetic acupuncture & "mystery" diseases. She often works with women undergoing IVF/IUI treatments. Remee is innovator of LIFT acupuncture for facial rejuvenation. Remee empowers her patients with knowledge to help them maintain their health and is a skilled diagnostician. She is a master of Chinese face reading which she uses clinically to diagnose difficult cases in addition to her chinese medical training. Remee is also an instructor of healing arts and face reading at the Energy Medicine Center. She is licensed in Acupuncture by the Commonwealth of Virginia Board of Medicine and is a Diplomate of the National Council of Colleges of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (NCCAOM). 

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Relaxing acupuncture treatment by Remee Gemo, Licensed Acupuncturist