Staff & Philosophy
We are a group of practitioners who love what we do and it shows - through our dedication to our patients' healing, high standards of integrity and constant yearning to be better healers. This means you get the best treatment, attention and care possible.
The Natural Healing & Wellness
The way we care for our patients is based on
individualization, integration and trust.
Each person is unique and thus there are no “standard” sessions or treatment plans; we customize all care to the specific needs of the patient
Integration – We value the interconnection of mind/body/spirit, as well as the collaboration of the team to collectively recommend and oversee comprehensive, holistic treatment plans
Trust – Healing is truly a “we” event. We build strong relationships with each patient so they have a partner in healing.
Dr. Penny Wells, O.M.D., L.Ac.
A highly trained, well respected senior Doctor of Oriental Medicine, Dr. Penny Wells has been Board Certified by the National Commission for Certification of Acupuncturists since 1986. She received her M.S. and O.M.D. in acupuncture and Chinese herbal studies at S.A.M.R.A University of Oriental Medicine, Los Angeles, California.
She has also received many years of valuable training under the privileged preceptorship of two renowned Asian master practitioners as well as specialty training in acupuncture orthopedics and Korean Hand Therapy. Her training and over 30 years of experience place her among the top practitioners today.
Because of this, Dr. Wells was hand-picked to receive instruction in low level laser therapy (cold laser) under the tutelage of Lars Hode, a renowned developer and manufacturer of the finest lasers. She was also one of three acupuncturists selected to assist the Kaiser Permanente Pain Clinic in San Diego County in its successful pilot program to utilize acupuncture for severe and chronic pain relief.
An educator as well as practitioner, in her dedication to educating the public in this ancient healing art, she founded the American Institute of Oriental Medicine, a 4-year college of acupuncture and herbal studies, and has written curricula for acupuncture and chiropractic colleges in New York and California.
As a skilled practitioner, Dr. Wells leverages the power of acupuncture to restore health, prevent disease, and provide relief from chronic and acute conditions. Her deep belief and passion for her work enable groundbreaking results and tremendous success for her patients.
Dr. Wells has held Acupuncture licenses in California, Washington, and now Colorado. She recently moved to Denver to join her daughter and family and to enjoy the beauty and splendor of this amazing Rocky Mountain state. For the past few years she enjoyed practicing in Cherry Creek and Glendale, CO and 5 years ago opened her own integrated clinic, the Natural Healing Center, in Aurora, CO.
Deep Tissue, Sports, Myofascial, Cranial Sacral Therapies, Trigger Point, Shiatsu, Reflexology, Swedish and Hot Stone Massages.