Black Tortoise Acupuncture & Herbs

Ricardo Barajas Jr. L.Ac. MSTOM

We are very happy to feature here our long time friend, Richie Barajas. Licensed Acupuncturist since 2004, Diplomate of Acupuncture, Diplomate of Chinese Herbology.


Here is a short list of the many things that can be treated with acupuncture:

  • Chronic and Acute Pain - Injuries, headaches, neck and back pain, tendonitis, sciatica, carpal tunnel syndrome, fibromyalgia
  • Neurological Disorders - Post-stroke recover, Bell's Palsy & Trigeminal Neuralgia, movement disorders
  • Upper Respiratory Disorders - Asthma, allergies, bronchitis, sinusitis, sore throat, laryngitis, colds and flu.
  • Digestive Disorders - Irritable bowel, colitis, constipation, diarrhea, gastritis, heartburn, food allergies, ulcers
  • Urinary and Reproductive Disorders - Cystitis, menstrual cramps, irregular or heavy periods, infertility, menopausal symptoms.
  • Immune Function - Recurrent infections, supportive treatment fo cancer and AIDS patients.
  • Addictions - Addictions to nicotine, alcohol and drugs.
  • Eye and Ear Disorders - Tinnitus, Meniere's disease.
  • Depression, Anxiety & Insomnia


Other modalities used are: Herbs, Chinese Cupping, Moxa, Ear Ballbaring Acupressure, and many others.


  • Business hours are from Tuesday through Saturday, 9 am to 6 pm (hours are subject to change). Fees for acupuncture: $70 for treatment. The treatment can be from 1 hour to 2 hours long depending what is being treated. 
  • (915) 599-3000

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