Certifications and Qualifications
- Washington State Department of Health Licensed Acupuncturist (LAc) and East Asian Medicine Practitioner (EAMP)
- NCCAOM board certified Diplomat in Acupuncture
- Master's Degree in Acupuncture and Chinese Herbal Medicine, Seattle Institute of East Asian Medicine (SIOM).
- National Association for Detox Acupuncture (NADA) certified for treatment of addiction
About Anne Cranston, EAMP, LAc, MAcOM:
Anne Cranston is a Washington State Department of Health licensed East Asian Medicine Practitioner (EAMP) and Licensed Acupuncturist (LAc). A natural skeptic, she came to love acupuncture and Chinese herbal medicine for its clinical effectiveness, lack of side effects, and personalized approach to patients. She received her Masters degree in Acupuncture and Chinese Herbal Medicine from Seattle Institute of East Asian Medicine (SIOM). She is skilled in various forms of acupuncture, bodywork and herbal medicine.
Anne specializes in supportive, informed care for pediatric and adult patients in order to improve quality of life. She offers safe, practical medicine.
Anne was born and raised in Washington, and has lived in Stevens County for 20 years. She has always felt a calling to help people. When not treating patients she enjoys being outside in our beautiful corner of the state, and is especially interested in local wild medicinal plants. She is a mother and enjoys gardening, hiking, camping, cross country skiing and kayaking. She has a deep respect for the rugged individuals that make our area unique.