VAST - Offering Acupuncture, Somatic Therapy, Chinese Herbs and Nutrition, Healing Arts in Palmer, Alaska.

Medicine that Values Wholeness

Body. Mind. Spirit.

VAST is a holistic health clinic offering Acupuncture and East Asian Medicine, Somatic Therapies (including Meditation, Yoga and Movement), Herbal and Nutritional Medicine, Lifestyle and Intentional Living Counseling, Vibrational Healing, and Manual Therapies such as cupping and Gua Sha. Each session focuses on treating the whole person, deeply honoring the mind-body connection.

Take a step in your journey

towards growth and well-being

About the Acupuncturist

Elissa M. McAlpine

Elissa McAlpine is a nationally board-certified and licensed acupuncturist who is trained in Classical Five Element Acupuncture, a tradition within Chinese Medicine that focuses on nourishing the potential of each individual. Through inviting openness and deeply listening to each patient, she customizes treatments that address both physical symptoms and core constitutional imbalances.


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