Maureen graduated from Georgetown University and went on to become a state-licensed, board-certified Acupuncturist in 1997 after graduating from Midwest College of Oriental Medicine and passing the National Board Exam (NCCAOM) with scores in the top 3% of the nation. Maureen is a holistic acupuncturist who specializes in infertility, pregnancy, and postpartum. She has been administering acupuncture, with high success rates, at IVF transfers since 2003 for several prominent practices in the Chicago area and for one year in Connecticut.
She practices Mei Zen Cosmetic Acupuncture and helps with menopause for the "over 40" population.
Additionally, she treats all conditions that are recognized as responsive to acupuncture and its adjunctive techniques such as gastrointestinal, musculoskeletal, upper respiratory, emotional/mental, neurological, gynecological and dermatological. Treatment modalities include acupuncture, lifestyle changes, Chinese dietary therapy, cupping, gua sha [scraping the skin], electroacupuncture, moxabustion, heat lamp therapy and acupressure (she is a Certified Acupressurist). Maureen holds her private practice at JBS Wellness in Gurnee, IL and is also part of the team at Serenity Acupuncture in Oak Park, IL.