Meet the Practitioner
Lizbeth Ryan is licensed by the State of Arkansas to practice Acupuncture and all related techniques. She has a Master’s Degree in Oriental Medicine from the International Institute of Oriental Medicine in Santa Fe, New Mexico, a Master’s Degree in Agricultural Economics from the University of Arizona, and a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration from Temple University in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. She was trained as an emergency medical technician.
Lizbeth is owner and chief acupuncturist at the Arkansas Acupuncture Center, specializes in an acupuncture treatment used for treating degenerative eye diseases, called micro acupuncture, that has shown to be effective for treating retinal and optic nerve disorders, as well as helping with certain brain diseases. She performs macular degeneration treatments, Retinitis Pigmentosa treatments, glaucoma treatments, Acupuncture treatments for Diabetic Retinopathy and Stargardt’s Disease treatments. She also practices Chinese herbology, Chinese massage, homeopathy, food and diet therapy, and nutritional counseling.
The alternative medicine treatments utilizing microacupuncture has been the cornerstone of her practice for fourteen years. The treatments are similar for all degenerative eye disorders and help patients of all age groups. The Arkansas Acupuncture Center is the best alternative eye care facility in the state.
“I love what I do, and I feel so honored to be able to help people with their eyesight. For those of us who are “sighted” we can not imagine the sadness and fear experienced by people who are told they will no longer be able to drive, and may eventually lose their independence. Being able to help someone feel hopeful is truly something I am grateful for.”
Lizbeth Ryan is trained in myofascial trigger point therapy for the treatment of pain. She utilizes a unique style of Acupuncture that is highly effective for treating all types of pain, including back pain, knee, shoulder.
Lizbeth Ryan works with patients who have problems with circulation including macular degeneration, peripheral neuropathy, restless leg syndrome and fibromyalgia. She is trained in treating all aspects of internal medicine diseases.
Educating patients is one of the most important aspects of her work. She never misses an opportunity to share information about Acupuncture, herbal medicine and nutrition to help patients make the lifestyle changes that bring balance and harmony to their health and lives.