Macushla F. Hobin, L.Ac. is a Denver based Chinese Medicine Practitioner, who specializes in pregnancy and past-partum health. Through the practices of acupuncture, nutrition, lifestyle, and herbal medicine she helps women achieve a happy and healthy pregnancy, birth, and to heal during postpartum. She believes educating and empowering her patients is part of her work and part of the success she sees in clinic. Her mission is to see women have safe and healthy pregnancies, deliveries, and recoveries while providing natural and effective solutions.
She has been practicing in the healthcare field since 2003. After she graduated from Pacific College of Oriental Medicine (2008) in San Diego she spent time doing post-graduate work in Beijing, studying at the hospitals and at their TCM University. She started her focus on pregnancy during her masters program when she wrote her senior thesis on Acupuncture in Labor and Delivery, a 50 page clinical trial. She continues to expand and refine her knowledge by doing continuing education studies with the leaders in the field of pregnancy-focused acupuncture, like Debra Betts. She grew up oldest of 5 children in a family that practiced natural healthcare. The first home birth she attended, was her brother’s, she was 7. She is a compassionate, results based, and patient focused practitioner. She works from her passion and love of the medicine and the individual she is treating. She treats her patients as family and enjoys seeing their own families grow during the time of pregnancy.