Conscious Health & Wellness - Miriam Pineles, L.Ac., Dipl. OM - 347-878-9619

Practitioner Biographies


Miriam PinelesMiriam Pineles is a Doctor of Acupuncture and Chinese Herbal Medicine (DACM), and founder and owner of Conscious Health and Wellness, Inc. She is a Diplomate in Oriental Medicine, certified by the National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (NCCAOM) and licensed in Acupuncture by the State of NY. Miriam graduated from the Pacific College of Oriental Medicine in New York City with a Master's degree in Traditional Oriental Medicine (MSTOM), and also studied Five-Element Acupuncture at the Tai Sophia Institute in Laurel, Maryland. Miriam is a Birth Doula and received her certification from Sinai Hospital in Baltimore, Maryland, and she received her Bachelor's degree in Psychology from the University of Pennsylvania.


Miriam specializes in women's health concerns, in particular, perinatal health. Miriam has worked with hundreds of women to achieve healthy pregnancies (with natural fertility enhancement and IVF support), and to ease common pregnancy ailments and discomfort. Miriam treats a variety of gynecological disorders including PMS, Painful/heavy periods, PMDD, PCOS, Endometriosis, Cysts, Fibroids and more. Miriam also specializes in the treatment of various pain syndromes in the body, as well as allergies, migraines, insomnia, anxiety and depression.



Adriano TaricaniAdriano Taricani is a highly skilled practitioner of Chinese Medicine - Acupuncture & Chinese Herbal medicine. He graduated from the Australia Institute of Applied Sciences with a degree in Acupuncture, and received his qualifications in Sports Therapies from Nature Care College. Adriano did extensive training in Chinese medicine while living in Thailand and China for four years. He has over 15 years experience in the health industry- treating men, women and children's health with internal medicine, Acupuncture, Chinese Herbs, and Manual Therapy Techniques.


Adriano specializes in the treatment of stress, depression, anxiety, insomnia, infertility, allergies, migraines, and digestive issues including, IBS, reflux and constipation. He also treats a wide range of painful conditions, including lower back, neck, knee, tennis elbow, and a variety of musculoskeletal conditions. 


Adriano has studied under some of the most respected practitioners in the united staes and around the world, including Dr Wang Ju Yi, Dr. Richard Tan, Dr. Jimmy Chang, Dr Edward Neal, and Robert Doane. They taught him how to deal with wide range of complex case in all areas of   health using advanced techniques, including pulse analysis and Chinese herbs.




Dr. Richard Tan Miriam and Adrian exclusively practice the Acupuncture technique of Dr. Richard Tan, "The Dr. Tan Balance Method." Dr. Tan is a Master Acupuncturist who started his training as a young boy in Taiwan. Dr. Tan has dedicated his life to the development of an extraordinary acupuncture strategy that reaches clinical results within seconds after needle insertion. For his genius and innovative method, he is called "the Galileo of Chinese medicine." For more than 25 years he has devoted himself to teaching his art in Northern America and Europe and Miriam studies with him as often as possible to further her education and learn from one of the greatest practitioners alive today. Miriam's patients experience immediate relief of pain and discomfort within seconds of starting the treatment and often report elimination of symptoms within 4-6 weeks of their First appointment.

Licensed Acupuncturist, Board Certified in Chinese Medicine