Jeffrey Zurawin, A.P, D.O.M
Acupuncture Physician and Doctor of Oriental Medicine
Owner, Lifegate Acupuncture
Dr. Zurawin graduated top of his class at the Atlantic Institute of Oriental Medicine in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. He is state licensed and nationally board certified as a Diplomate of Oriental Medicine by the NCCAOM. In addition to extensive training in Traditional Chinese Medicine, Dr. Zurawin holds a Master’s Degree in Counseling Psychology from Nova Southeastern University and is also a Reiki Practitioner. These complementary disciplines allow Dr. Zurawin to promote healing of mind, body and spirit.
Dr. Zurawin lived in Japan for several years. It was there that he continued to cultivate his spiritual practice through meditation, Zen and martial arts. His calm demeanor puts you at ease immediately; providing a safe and nurturing environment in a relaxing and comfortable setting. He is a great listener and provides the necessary feedback to ensure that mutual goals toward health are achieved.
As a holistic practitioner, Dr. Zurawin evaluates all levels of a patient’s condition; taking into consideration not only the symptoms presented but also lifestyle, dietary habits and emotional state. Because every person is unique as well as the manifestation of their condition, the treatments are custom tailored to the individual in order to achieve the best possible outcome.
Dr. Zurawin believes holistic medicine is about having an open, honest dialogue with his patients and encourages them to become active participants in their own healing process. To facilitate this, he also offers nutritional, wellness, and lifestyle counseling. With counseling and awareness, it becomes easier for patients to make informed choices based on wellness, vitality and health — rather than focusing on fear and disease.
Dr. Zurawin takes you a step further. He works with you to help you achieve true optimal health from the core of your mind and body, your cells to your organs, so that your entire being is functioning at its optimal state. In this heightened state, your body and mind are better able to naturally withstand the stresses of everyday life, thus limiting their negative effects on your being. Employing a natural, drug-free, and safe medical system in use for thousands of years, Dr. Zurawin combines his expertise in acupuncture, herbs, meditation, psychology and nutrition to all play an active role in healing and prevention of disease.
By having Dr. Zurawin as your trusted health care provider you will be supported every step of the way in your journey toward Optimal Health. This high level of care and service generates Wellness, allowing you to enjoy the quality of life you deserve.
Yumiko Zurawin, LMT MA70342
Licensed Massage Therapist
Yumi AKA “Big Mama” is our resident rock star massage therapist. She is an expert at getting rid of pain! She has studied many styles of massage including Hawaiian Lomi Lomi, Swe-thai, Nurturing The Mother Fertility & Pregnancy Massage, and Trigger Point. For the last few years she has studied Japanese osteopathic techniques with 2 Japanese masters, Dr. Ken Yamamoto and Dr. Setsuko Katahira. These modalities are extremely effective for alleviating pain including low back, hip, sciatica, neck and shoulder! Yumi has excellent assessment skills and creates a unique signature massage to get the best results for each client. Call to schedule your appointment today! 561-921-5433
Patient Care Coordinator
Patti has a deep appreciation and understanding of healing through mind-body medicine. She was healed with acupuncture, and currently practices meditation, sound healing, and tapping. She loves helping people and has found a home at Lifegate Acupuncture taking care of all our wonderful patients.
Dr. Jeffrey Zurawin is listed at AllTherapist.com