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To make an acupuncture appointment, call 575-312-6569 or you can book online very easily.


Janet Vialpando, DOM 

unnamedOriginally from El Paso, Texas, Janet completed her Master’s degree in Acupuncture at the Southwest Acupuncture College in Albuquerque, NM. She has been working at Crossroads as a teacher and acupuncturist since 2014, and has extensive experience working in a variety of acupuncture clinics and herbal dispensaries.  She was a 2011 student recipient of the Golden Flower Scholarship for Excellence in Herbal Studies, and has a background in herbal medicine and Japanese Hari diagnosis. Her experience includes treating patients with a variety of conditions at the Health South Rehabilitation Hospital and the Chinese Acupuncture Institute of New Mexico. Janet is Bilingual English/Spanish, is nationally certified in acupuncture and Chinese herbs, and licensed by the state of New Mexico as a Doctor of Oriental Medicine.

Ryan Bemis, DOM, RT DSCF1231

Born and raised in Wyoming, Ryan works as a registered NADA ear acupuncture trainer and an acupuncturist in the US/Mexico border region, and serves as the Director of Crossroads Acupuncture.  Bilingual English and Spanish, he uses a variety of techniques in the clinic including scalp, auricular, “Tan” style, Traditional Chinese Medicine, and Japanese.  He is licensed by the state of New Mexico as a Doctor of Oriental Medicine, and is certified in NM as a supervisor for behavioral health programs that utilize ear acupuncture.   He received his education in acupuncture at the Oregon College of Oriental Medicine in Portland, OR and Lincoln Hospital in the Bronx, NY.  His experience includes working at acupuncture-based clinics such as Hooper Detox Center, Project Quest, and Outside In in Portland, OR, as well as training and working with health promoters in Mexico to set up and establish free acu clinics.  He is a contributing writer for acupuncture publications including Guidepoints and AcuTake, and has worked as a consultant for the National Acupuncture Detoxification Association.  He enjoys his free time hiking and traveling in the desert here in the southwest.


Join our team!

Crossroads is looking for other practitioners to join our team!

Acupuncturists, massage therapists, counselors, and teachers of all types are needed to join our team and support our mission.  If you’d like to offer a course or health services at Crossroads, email a cover letter and resume to crossroadsacu@gmail.com.  Rates per hour start at $2.50!



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