Specialties and Expertise
- Integrative Medicine
- Chinese Herbology
It is my passion to share my great admiration for Chinese Medicine and energy healing by providing the best possible healthcare to my patients. My mission is to provide the highest quality care in Traditional Chinese Medicine for the integration of body, mind and spirit. My empathic ability to perceive energy through the body and its inter-connecting points is helpful in the success in treating many ailments. I have worked in the medical field in Eastern and Western medicine for over 25 years, assisting patients to better health.
Yvette Guzman lived several years in Hawaii, which is where her holistic healing journey begun in becoming a Reiki Master and Healing Touch Practitioner, then moving to New York City to pursue becoming an acupuncturistand licensed herbalist. Ms. Guzman graduated from Pacific College of Oriental Medicine in New York and earned her Master of Science in Traditional Oriental Medicine. Yvette is a Diplomat in Oriental Medicine recognized by the National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (NCCAOM). Ms.Guzman received extensive clinical training in Beijing, China. She completed anexternship program approved and ordered by the New York City courts to perform acupuncture on formerly incarcerated individuals with history of substance abuse. Her diverse clinical experience includes sports medicine treating professional athletes from NFL, UFC and MLB. Yvette has spent many hours of continuing education studying under various experts to enhance her skills inpain management, women’s health, mental health, lyme disease, migraines, facialrejuvenation, weight loss and general wellness.
Insurance Plans Accepted
The following represents most of the managed care plans accepted by this physician. If your insurance carrier does not appear here please contact the physician’s office as they may have individual contracts not included on this site.
* indicates this physician is no longer accepting new patients with this insurance plan.
- Aetna - Weill Cornell - POS
- Aetna-NYP - EPO/POS
- Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - EPO
- Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - HMO
- Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - Mediblue (Senior)
- Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - PPO
- GHI - CBP
- Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP)
- Rockefeller University - Trustmark