Raphel C. Labelson, L.Ac. – Acupuncture
A certified Acupuncturist in New York State, Raphel C.Labelson received his B.A in Biology from the University of Delaware. He pursued further studies at South Baylo University in Anaheim, California graduating with a Master of Science in Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine and a B.S. in Holistic Science, with honors in 2000.
In addition, Raphel conducted extensive research and charted an “outcome research project” for Multiple Sclerosis while attending graduate school. Raphel has been practicing acupuncture as a pain management specialist in Manhattan prior to joining the Spine Options team in 2004.
Raphel traveled to China to study at Longhua Hospital Shanghai University of Traditional Chinese Medicine. This is among the oldest TCM clinical centers in China. While there he studied gynecologic conditions, herbs used for cancer, degenerative osteoarthritis and pain syndromes.
Raphel Labelson has found acupuncture to be very successful in relieving pain in patients with low back pain, neck pain, sciatica, carpal tunnel, migraines and other instances of chronic pain.