Dr. Eric Sherrell, DACM, LAc
Hello, my name is Dr. Eric Sherrell, DACM, LAc, husband to my beautiful wife, Nicole, and father to our beautiful children, Drake, Samantha, & Thor. We are very Blessed and Happy! I believe in family and health as a way of life, 100%. My goal is to help you achieve optimum health and wellness. For the past 20+ years, I have seen the impressive results that acupuncture and Chinese medicine obtain. I love what I do! I will always try my best to create Positive Change in Your Life by providing Natural Effective Health Solutions™.
My specialties include but are not limited to Pain Management (Sports, Acute, Chronic), Cardiovascular (Heart Disease), Ophthalmology (Eye Disease), & Gastrointestinal Disorders.
I have successfully treated over 20,000 patients in the past 10+ years of licensed practice. I have trained in Chinese Medicine & Wellness for the past 20+ years. And continue to search out Best Practices in Medicine, each and every day. I want the best outcomes for my patients, so you can Be the Best You Possible!
For 5 years from 2013-2017, I worked at Dwight D. Eisenhower Army Medical Center (DDEAMC) as the primary Licensed Acupuncturist, within the Interdisciplinary Pain Management Center (IPMC), a fully integrative military clinic. While working at DDEAMC-IPMC, I worked alongside MD’s, DO’s, RN’s, LPN’s, PT’s, OT’s, DC’s, in an integrative manner in order to bring about the best possible results for my patients and will do the same for you now.
I began my informal medical training thru my martial arts teachers in 1998. I have a BA in Religion & Geography from Virginia Tech. My formal Acupuncture & Chinese Medical training took place in Boulder, CO, with a 4 year, 3000 hour Masters of Science in Oriental Medicine from Southwest Acupuncture College. I obtained my Transitional-Doctorate in Acupuncture & Chinese Medicine from Pacific College of Oriental Medicine in July 2018. I also have 20+ years of extensive training in Qi Gong and Martial Arts (Tai Chi, Ba Gua, Xing Yi, & BJJ).
My specialty medical training consists of a wide array of Acupuncture & Chinese Medical modalities, Motor Point Dry Needling, Balance Method Acupuncture, Distal Needling Acupuncture, and Medical Pulse Diagnosis to name a few. Some other systems I use regularly in the clinic are Auricular Acupuncture, NADA Protocol, Battlefield Acupuncture, Motor Point Acupuncture (Dry Needling), Zhu’s Scalp Acupuncture, Pregnancy Protocols, Gua Sha, Cupping, E-stim, TENS, to name a few.
I am licensed to practice Acupuncture in the State of Georgia thru the Georgia Composite Medical Board, the State of Colorado & the Commonwealth of Virginia. I am Nationally Board Certified in Acupuncture and Chinese Herbs (Diplomate in Oriental Medicine) thru the National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (NCCAOM).
On a personal note, I Thru-Hiked the Appalachian Trail from GA-ME in 1993 (Trail Name: VA Slim). I am a US Army Veteran who served with the 82nd Airborne Division as a Paratrooper. Some of my hobbies….enjoy swimming, love spending time with my kids, hiking, biking, and thoroughly enjoy longboard skateboarding.
Your unique health care situation is of the utmost importance to me. I am happy to answer any questions you may have regarding how acupuncture and Chinese medicine can benefit you. Together we can work toward achieving Optimal Health for You and Your Whole Family™!
"Augusta Acupuncture Is The Real deal"
Augusta Acupuncture is the real deal! I went there because I suffered from daily migraines, and I am no longer suffering! He’s truly a miracle worker! Very nice people too! I’d recommend them to anyone that is suffering from pain.
"A Powerfully Enthusiastic Attitude And Top-Notch Clinical Skills To Match It"
Dr. Sherrell is incredible! He has a powerfully enthusiastic attitude and top-notch clinical skills to match it. Highly recommended!
"His Love For Acupuncture And His Healing Methods Are Nothing Short Of Amazing"
A friend of mine referred Dr. Eric to me. I went to his clinic for my lower back pains and I was blown away by the result. Dr. Eric has been in practice for more than 10 years. His love for acupuncture and his healing methods are nothing short of amazing! I love the way he set up his clinic. Quiet and clean! Dr. Eric also practices martial arts. He knows Chinese medicine inside out. I would recommend my family to him.
"One Of The Most Knowledgeable, Skilled, And Caring Practitioners That I've Attended For My Healthcare Needs"
Dr. Sherrell is one of the most knowledgeable, skilled and caring practitioners that I’ve attended for my healthcare needs. This is integrative medicine at its finest, a truly 5-star doctor and clinic. Thank you Dr. Sherrell.
"Augusta Is Blessed To Have Such A Caring, Thorough Practitioner"
Eric does an amazing job of orthopedic testing and sifting through the fluff to deliver amazing treatment to not only the area of pain but also the underlying cause. Augusta is blessed to have such a caring thorough practitioner.