September 11, 2016

Mark A. Lewinter, L.Ac.

Curriculum Vitae, Mark A. Lewinter, L.Ac.

CURRENT POSITION

  • Vice President
    Acupuncturist and Chinese Herbalist
    Metro Pain Center, Inc
    Atlanta, Georgia
    08/2001 – Present
  • Acupuncturist
    Atlanta Center for Reproductive Medicine
    Atlanta, Georgia
    04/2010 – Present

TEACHING APPOINTMENTS

  • Clinical Instructor
    Morehouse School of Medicine
    Atlanta, Georgia
    2002 – 2005

PREVIOUS EXPERIENCE

  • Intern
    Southwest Acupuncture College Clinic
    Santa Fe, New Mexico
    08/1998 – 07/2001

SPECIALTY TRAINING

  • Extern
    New Mexico Cancer Care Associates
    Santa Fe, New Mexico
    08/2000 – 12/2000
    • Treated side effects of chemotherapy
    • Treated pain from amputations and mastectomies
    • Practiced acupuncture in an allopathic clinic

    ACUPUNCTURE EDUCATION

    • Southwest Acupuncture College
      Master of Science in Oriental Medicine
      Santa Fe, New Mexico
      07/2001

    EDUCATION

    • Tai Sophia
      Master of Arts in Applied Healing Arts
      Laurel, Maryland
      05/2007
    • Guilford College
      Bachelor of Science in Chemistry
      Greensboro, North Carolina
      05/1997

    LICENSURE

    • Georgia #0039 08/2001 – Present
    • South Carolina #0061 05/2005 – Present
    • Alaska #0139 11/2010 – Present

    CERTIFICATION

    • Diplomate of Acupuncture
      National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine 10/2000
    • Diplomate of Chinese Herbology
      National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine 10/2002
    • Credentialed Acupuncturist
      Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta at Scottish Rite
      07/2007 – Present
    • American Board of Oriental and Reproductive Medicine
      4/2009-Present

    PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS

    • Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine Alliance
      Professional Member, 2001 – 2003
    • American Association of Oriental Medicine
      Professional Member, 2001 – 2006
    • Georgia Association of Medical Acupuncturists
      Board Member, 2002- 2011
    • Georgia State Oriental Medical Association
      Treasurer, 06/2003 – 12/2005
    • American Society for Reproductive Medicine
      Professional Member, 02/2005 – 02/2011
    • Resolve
      Professional Member, 02/2005 – 02/2012
    • American Association of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine
      Professional Member, 2006 – Present
    • American Herbalist Guild
      Professional Member, 03/2006 – Present
    • Acupuncture Advisory Committee of the Composite State Board of Medical Examiners
      Committee Member, 12/2007 – 12/2011

    PRESENTATIONS/ARTICLES

    • Case Report: “Acupuncture Increases Endometrial Lining”
      American Academy of Medical Acupuncture’s Annual Meeting
      Baltimore, Maryland
      2005

    VOLUNTEER EXPERIENCE

    • Dana Farber Cancer Institute
      Jimmy Fund Clinic
      Summer of 1993 and 1994
      • Counseled children with cancer
      • Supported families during crisis and death
      • Helped calm patients during painful medical procedures

      HONORS/AWARDS

      • Beta Beta Beta (Biological Honor Society)

Biography

Mark A. Lewinter, L.Ac. has a Master of Science degree in Oriental Medicine from Southwest Acupuncture College. Mark’s interest in studying Oriental Medicine started at age thirteen when he was diagnosed with cancer. While undergoing chemotherapy, he also incorporated alternative medicine to facilitate his recovery. From that experience, Mark knows the value of patients receiving holistic medical care. He is a Diplomate of Acupuncture and a Diplomate of Chinese Herbology by the National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine, and a registered herbalist with the American Herbalist Guild. For ten years, Mark served as a board member of the Georgia Association of Medical Acupuncturists. He was a member of the Acupuncture Advisory Committee of the Composite State Board of Medical Examiners for four years. Mark is also a member of the American Board of Oriental Reproductive Medicine and the American Association of Oriental Medicine. He is licensed to practice acupuncture in Georgia, South Carolina, and Alaska.