Panakos Acupuncture Clinic

(650) 267-1448

851 Fremont Ave, #114, Los Altos, CA 94024

The Practitioner:

Carissa (or Kan in Chinese) has a Master degree in Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM), and has been practicing and learning from her masters for many years. She grew up in a small village in China, and has been influenced greatly by TCM in her daily life.


Carissa works at her private clinic in Los Altos, and she also teaches at Five Branches University for the Master of Traditional Chinese Medicine program. Carissa specializes in Pain Management, Women's Health, Gastrointestinal Disorders, Emotional Issues, and is knowledgable in many other realms of medicine.

In her spare time, Carissa enjoys spending time with family, hiking, bicycling, cooking, and gardening.

Follow the links to find more information about acupuncturediseases that we treat, and your first visit.

Read our story in the Los Altos Town Crier: Lifelong Learner Gets to the Point


In Greek, the word "pan" means “everything” or “all”, and "akos" means "cure". At Panakos Acupuncture Clinic, our goal is to treat your specific ailment and improve your overall health.

We accept most insurance plans, including Workers Compensation, and Personal Injury/Accident patients. If you are uninsured or underinsured, we offer affordable cash rates. Please contact us for detailed pricing information. 

Call today to schedule your appointment at (650) 267-1448.