to Asheville Center for Chinese Medicine, the acupuncture practice of Kath Bartlett, MS, LAc. Conveniently located in downtown Asheville, ACCM is a full-service acupuncture clinic offering individualized and effective care for patients.
Bartlett is a highly trained and experienced practitioner of the TCM (Traditional Chinese Medical) style of Oriental medicine. She incorporates acupuncture, Chinese herbal medicine, dietary and lifestyle counseling into her treatment plans to achieve the most effective results possible for her patients. Patients enjoy personalized care and attention in a warm and peaceful environment.

Please enjoy perusing this website. The pages are layered with all the introductory information those interested in acupuncture treatment need to know. Most of the page buttons are self-explanatory in describing the contents. Of particular note: the Resources page includes a list of conditions that respond well to Chinese Medicine, many articles Bartlett has written about Chinese medical treatment, studies and news articles about the effectiveness of acupuncture, and web-links to other sites containing helpful information about Chinese medicine. ACCM patients will find this information a useful supplement to the care they are receiving, and a convenient way to share their experience with curious friends. The FAQ's page answers all the additional questions new patients ask, and discusses the high level of education and training acupuncturists receive. The Office page includes patient forms and instructions, driving directions, office policies and a fee schedule.

You are welcome to link to this site, and to send articles and page links to friends who might be interested or would benefit from the information presented here. Because of the volume of information, it's impossible to digest it all in a single visit. We are continually updating the Resources page as new articles and studies become available. We suggest book marking this site and checking back every few months, as new information is added.

Do take the opportunity to join our confidential, e-mail news group. Periodically, we send out informative news articles and studies that highlight effective treatment with Chinese Medicine.

I look forward to meeting and working with you to resolve your health condition.


Kath Bartlett, LAc, MS, BA UCLA
Board Certified in Oriental Medicine, NCCAOM
Experienced, Dedicated, Effective