Denis Alvino, O.M.D., L.Ac.

Doctor of Oriental Medicine; Licensed Acupuncturist;

Diplomate of Acupuncture (NCCA); Diplomate of Herbology (NCCA)

1000 Fremont Ave., Suite 204 • South Pasadena, CA 91030
(626) 441-1988

Quality Care Since 1986

  • One-on-one, personalized care
  • Specializing in pain of all types: joints, muscles, nerves; post-surgical pain
  • Difficulties tolerating conventional medications
  • Anxiety/Depression
  • Digestive disorders
  • Musician's Pain
  • Pinched Nerve
  • Fatigue/Insomnia
  • Pre-Menstrual Syndrome, Ovarian Cysts, and Hot Flashes
  • Cases previously treated unsuccessfully
  • House calls available

Welcome to my acupuncture practice and thank you for your interest in natural medicine. I offer herbal medicine, acupuncture, and specialized body therapies to help you regain your vitality and get you back on your way to where you were going. It has been my privilege to serve the health needs of the citizens in the Southern California region for over 25 years.

My office is located at 1000 Fremont Ave., Suite 204, in South Pasadena. inside charming and historic Fremont Center Theatre building (at the corner of Fremont & El Centro, one block below Mission and two blocks west of Fair Oaks Ave.).

I work with patients on a one-to-one, personalized basis, focusing on acute problems in relation to your personal constitution and related chronic conditions.

I commonly treat: Headaches, Migraines, Sinus Headaches, Blurry Vision, Neck pain, Shoulder Pain, Arm pain, Back pain, Hip pain, leg pain, scar pain & post-surgical pain.

I also treat pain due to organ problems, digestive disorders, diarrhea, constipation, belching, heartburn, painful urination, menstrual disorders, hot flashes, mood disorders anxiety , depression, irritability. AIDS, Hepatitis, Bleeding disorder, or difficulty tolerating conventional medicines.

I am a Licensed Acupuncturist and a Doctor of Oriental Medicine (L.Ac., O.M.D.) and have been in practice for over 25 years in Pasadena, South Pasadena and Sierra Madre. I studied in Los Angeles at SAMRA University and became licensed in 1986. In 1987, I went to mainland China and did a post-graduate internship at Zhejiang College of Traditional Chinese Medicine in Acupuncture and Herbal Medicine. My focus was on Pain, Lung diseases, Liver diseases and Stomach diseases.