Motherhood

Fertility & Women's Health

Acupuncture and Holistic Medicine 

The grand adventure is about to begin...

Whether you're just starting to think about "trying" and want to optimize your fertility, are struggling to get pregnant naturally, or already undergoing ART (Assisted Reproductive Technology), we're here to help.

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We have a secret in our culture, and it's not that birth is painful. It's that women are strong.

A new baby is like the beginning of things..wonder, hope, a dream of possibilities!

Acupuncture is a beautiful way to support your mind, body, and spirit before, during, and after pregnancy.

If you want something you've NEVER had, You must be willing to do something you've NEVER DONE!

Acupuncture for Prenatal, Pregnancy, Birth, and Beyond.

At GCAF, we offer the most patient-centric, individualized, flexible, and compassionate care without losing sight of what matters most: helping you achieve your goals. Together, we'll uncover any obstacles preventing you from becoming pregnant and create a plan that works for you.
Working Alongside Western Medicine Doctors, Midwives and Doulas.
We recognize that your history, your situation, and your goals are unique, and we believe your treatment plan should be too.
Together we can help stabilize your body's hormones and reduce your painful and uncomfortable symptoms.
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Roughly 1 in 8 couples experience infertility; it can be extremely isolating and daunting.
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Acupuncture and Chinese herbal medicinal formulas for enhancing fertility originated over 2,500 years ago, making it the oldest continuously used system of medicine in the world. It is all-natural, free of drugs, hormones, and steroids, and has been proven safe and effective for all that time.

At Gulf Coast Acupuncture and Fertility, we specialize in supporting you through the continuum of fertility, pregnancy, and postpartum. Kimbrell has helped families grow for over two decades as a Fertility Specialist and an Acupuncturist.
She is proud to be a Fellow of the American Board of Reproductive Oriental Medicine (ABORM), a board dedicated to promoting the best combination of Eastern and Western reproductive care.
Acupuncture aides in so many life-changing ways.

IVF Support

  • Maximize your egg quality

  • Egg retrieval

  • Thicken uterine lining for implantation

  • Reduces stress

  • Loss of libido

  • Trouble sleeping

Many people choose to optimize their IVF success with acupuncture. They find it can be a tremendous ally in increasing the chance of healthy pregnancy and reducing stress. You and your baby and you deserve the best of both worlds.

Fertility

  • Unexplained infertility

  • Diminished ovarian reserve

  • PCOS

  • Endometriosis

  • Recurrent miscarriage

  • IVF Support

  • Transferring an embryo

End the frustration and worry about ever becoming pregnant. We'll help you find the balance so that what is meant to be can be.

Pregnancy

  • Morning sickness

  • Lower back and pelvic pain

  • Headaches

  • Sleep problems

  • Depression

  • Heartburn

  • Swelling in the legs

  • Sciatica

Don't let your 

pregnancy be anything short of magical. Let us 

nurture your body and your baby. Keep this experience as beautiful as it should be!

Birth Prep

  • Shorter labors

  • Fewer interventions

  • Pain relief from aches and pains

  • Builds immune system for a speedy recovery

  • Trouble sleeping

Birth prep acupuncture prepares a woman's body for labour by townifying and nourishing the body. Doing acupuncture during this time can also lead to shorter labors with less interventions. All while addressing your aches and pains along the way!

 
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When women take care of their health, they become their best friend.

Don't let your hormonal changes dictate your life!

When it comes to women's health, it's vital to look at the whole picture. From hormones to digestion, sleep, stress - it's all connected. By using precise acupuncture points to help each of these different problems, we can treat each woman's unique combination of issues. 
At GCAF, we take a root-cause, teamwork approach to your wellness. Taking the time to get to know you, learn your story, and help you devise a plan to get and stay well. We aim to give you immediate relaxation, relief, and guide you to a lifetime of hormonal balance.

Periods

  • Light and heavy periods

  • Irregular periods

  • PCOS

  • Endometriosis

  • Fibroids

  • Mood swings

  • PMS or PMDD

Stop dreading your monthly cycle. Get natural hormone balance and finally feel free to live your life. You deserve to feel great and not let that monthly monster control you anymore. 

 

Postpartum Depression

  • Mood swings

  • Crying spells

  • Anxiety

  • Low energy

  • Extreme sadness

  • Irritability

  • Difficulty sleeping

Healing takes time. Many new and expecting parents, both men and women, suffer from Postpartum. It's more common than most people think and is not a character flaw or weakness. Self-care can be a challenge during this period, but your body, your baby, and your whole family will benefit!

*Also affects Men

Menopause

  • Hot flashes

  • Balance hormones

  • Improve circulation

  • Night sweats

  • Irritability

  • Weight gain

  • loss of libido

  • Insomnia

Menopause is a natural biological process, not a medical illness! Transition through menopause with ease and grace.

*Also affects Men

Ongoing Acu for Parents

  • Hot flashes

  • Night sweats

  • Irritable mood

  • Weight gain

  • Loss of libido

  • Trouble sleeping

  • Speed up your recovery

  • Increase milk supply

 Remember when you used to have downtime to relax, see friends, read for pleasure, or exercise? Now that those times don’t come around so often, you deserve at least an hour a week to de-stress while boosting your immunity and stripping away the aches and pains.

*Also affects Men

Be the energy you want to attract.