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Acupuncture Providers

Nancy Bilello, RN, L.Ac.
Nancy graduated from the Colorado School of Traditional Chinese Medicine in 1998 and has been in private practice for seven years. She is nationally board certified by the National Coordinating Committee for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine and licensed in the state of Colorado. Nancy received a nursing degree from Nassau Community College in Garden City, New York, in 1988. She has seven years of oncology nursing experience at University of Colorado Hospital and nine years in home health care for oncology patients and people with diabetic, respiratory, and cardiac problems. Nancy has a special interest in using acupuncture as a complement to oncology treatment and is also experienced in treating chronic pain, internal medicine disorders, and women's issues.

Dallas Cox, L.Ac.
Dallas Cox received his bachelor of science from the University of California, San Diego, in 1986 and is a licensed acupuncturist. He is nationally board certified in acupuncture and Chinese Herbal Medicine by the National Coordinating Committee for acupuncture and Oriental medicine with licensure in the state of Colorado. Dallas received his training from the Colorado School of Traditional Chinese Medicine, which included three and a half years of study and an additional year and a half of clinical experience. Following his schooling, he worked and studied for two years under Dr. Lixin Zhang, a 10th-generation acupuncturist from China. He received further training for Dr. Zhang in general medicine and areas of specialization including asthma, pediatrics, post-stroke care, and head-injury recovery. In addition, his interests and experience include treatment of allergies, digestive problems, insomnia, menstrual conditions, muscular/skeletal pain, migraines and headaches, and smoking cessation.

Sherri Giamarvo, L.Ac.
Sherri Giamarvo graduated Phi Beta Kappa from the University of Colorado in Boulder. After twelve years experience in the financial industry she realized she enjoys working with people more than numbers and embarked on a new career in healthcare. She graduated from the Colorado School of Traditional Chinese Medicine in 2001 and moved to Asheville, North Carolina, where she practiced acupuncture and Chinese herbal medicine full-time in a busy, well-established acupuncture clinic. During her three year residency, she treated and cared for patients of all ages while practicing under the mentorship of the clinic director.  Sherri also studied extensively under a Chinese master of acupuncture and herbal medicine and has taught classes in acupuncture. Sherri is nationally board certified in acupuncture and Chinese herbal medicine by the National Coordinating Committee for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine with licensure in the state of Colorado.

Scott Clemensen, MD
Dr. Scott Clemensen was born and raised in Boulder, and he attended medical school in Albany, N.Y. During his Family Medicine residency in Rochester, NY, he completed training in medical acupuncture. After his residency, he enjoyed three years of running his own integrated private practice in western New York's Finger Lakes region. Dr. Clemensen came home to Colorado and to Kaiser Permanente in 2008. He divides his practice time between the Westminster Family Medicine clinic and the Centers for Complementary Medicine, providing medical acupuncture that is based on evidence. This unique combination allows him to provide members with an integrated mind, body, and spirit approach to personal health and disease management. He especially enjoys helping members with chronic pain achieve improved function and decreased dependence on medication with research proven acupuncture protocols.

Stephanie Wilson, L.Ac.
Stephanie holds a BA from the University of Colorado, a MS from Mankato State University and a Master's Degree in Oriental Medicine from Southwest Acupuncture College. She is licensed in the state of Colorado and is nationally board certified in acupuncture and Chinese herbal medicine by the National Coordinating Committee for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine. After graduation from acupuncture school, she studied extensively with Whitfield Reaves in the specialty of sports medicine acupuncture, completed a six month intensive apprenticeship and currently assists the teaching of Whitfield's trainings and seminars. Her past experiences also include: faculty member of Southwest Acupuncture College, team acupuncturist for the Denver Roller Dolls roller derby team and working as an EMT. She specializes in the treatment of both acute and chronic injuries and pain.

Eva Levy, L.Ac.
Eva Levy is a licensed acupuncturist in the state of Colorado. She finished her Masters of Science in Traditional Oriental Medicine (MSTOM) at the acclaimed Southwest Acupuncture College. This four-year program consists of over 3,000 hours of didactic and clinical education. She currently has over four years of clinical experience. She is nationally certified as a Diplomate in both Acupuncture and Chinese Herbology by the National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (NCCAOM), the highest level of certification available. Eva received training in Kunming, China at the Yunnan Traditional Chinese Medicine Hospital. There, she trained with Chinese doctors. She also observed assessing and treating patients in a traditional Chinese setting. Even though Eva is trained to treat a variety of physical conditions, she specializes in treating psycho-emotional conditions-especially anxiety, depression, and stress relief.

Yaelle Dery, L.Ac.
Yaelle Dery was born and raised in Denver, CO. She has travelled extensively around the world and has lived, studied and worked abroad.  Yaelle is certified in Acupuncture and Chinese Herbology by the National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (NCCAOM) and is licensed to practice acupuncture in the State of Colorado. She received her Masters of Science in Oriental Medicine from the National College of Natural Medicine (NCNM) in 2006 and has been practicing Chinese medicine ever since. Yaelle has also studied wilderness based five-element acupuncture, which inspires practitioners to look to nature as a guide in understanding health, wellness and treating imbalance. Yaelle has also received specialized training in integrative oncology and women's health, and spent several years working in the Integrative Oncology department of Beilinson Hospital in Israel. Yaelle received her B.A. in Applied Kinesiology and has worked as an exercise trainer, designing exercise and nutrition programs for various clients. Diet and lifestyle counseling continues to be an important factor in her treatment protocols. Yaelle's intention is to remain humble and open to the guidance of the universe, to meet each individual on their unique journey in life and offer healing on a physical, emotional and spiritual level so that we may all learn to walk gracefully in the path of our destiny.

Donna Baldwin, DO
Donna M. Baldwin, D.O. is excited to join the KPCO Center for Complementary Medicine (CCM) at the new Highlands Ranch location in the Fall of 2014.  She has over ten years experience as a Family Medicine physician caring for Kaiser Permanente Colorado members and believes that balancing the benefits of traditional medicine along with acupuncture treatment is a holistic approach to healthcare. Dr. Baldwin received her medical acupuncture training from the Helms Institute, focused on training physicians to maximize their medical degrees through incorporating acupuncture to better achieve wellness and disease prevention. Dr. Baldwin enjoys partnering with patients of all ages to achieve an overall sense of well-being by improving mind/body function with an emphasis on women's health, acute injuries, and prevention.


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