Joel Packard, L. Ac.
(contracted therapist: Boulder & Superior)
Joel has been helping people find enhanced wellness and pain free living since 2002. He has been an Acupuncturist since 2010, specializing in the treatment of musculoskeletal issues, post-surgical pain, rehabilitation and general health and wellness. Joel is also experienced with connective and soft tissue treatment techniques including ashi, trigger point injection, joint injections, acupressure, Tui na (Chinese medical massage), gua sha, moxibustion, cupping and classical channel theory-based acupuncture.
With a focus on facial layers, the deep web of the body, and the body-mind connection, Joel seeks not only pain relief, but also awareness and resolution to the body’s many imbalances. Trained and practicing for many years as a Massage Therapist and an Acupuncturist, Joel brings techniques from Deep Tissue Massage, Acupressure, Dry Needling, Injection Therapy, Tui Na, Thai Massage, Classical Chinese Medicine, Tibetan Medicine, Taiji, Qigong, and many other modalities to assist clients to achieve deep body integration and optimum performance.
As an engineer in a past life, Joel has a very detailed grounded approach in anatomy and physiology. This combined with a deep intuitive exploration of how the body works and a heartfelt desire to see people free from suffering, has led to great success in assisting patients towards wellness. In addition to Massage Therapy training, and a Masters level training in Acupuncture, Joel took a variety of courses in many manual adjunct therapies, Injection Therapy, Prolotherapy, Osteopathic techniques, Orthobionomy, Injection classes and cadaver labs.
Joel is a kind and skilled therapist who truly cares about his patients. His skill-set is broad yet thorough and he has vast experience with sports injuries, reducing pain patterns, orthopedic rehabilitation as well as hormonal imbalances, sleep challenges and overall health and well-being.
Joel has degrees in both Massage Therapy and Acupuncture. He has taken several advanced trainings over his many years and has worked with thousands of patients, with great success. He has provided massage therapy table and chair massages at the Orlando Convention Center sporting events. He has also worked at a non-narcotic pain clinic, providing Acupuncture and Massage services focusing on chronic pain, opiate recovery, exercise coaching, and post-surgical pain management.
Joel has been providing general health support with acupuncture and bodywork with a focus on pain management, sleep and digestive disorders, wellness coaching, injection therapies and optimum body energy tune ups to assist clients in reaching peak health, peak performance and pain-free living.
Wednesday morning thru early evening
Saturday morning thru early evening
Monday morning thru late evening
Friday morning thru evening
Please check our online booking system for any schedule changes and this therapist’s availability.