12527 Central Ave NE
Suite 137
Blaine, MN 55434



The Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine Association of Minnesota (AOMAM) is the only statewide professional association for licensed practitioners of Oriental medicine. We are committed to advancing acupuncture and Oriental medicine as a means for enhancing health and well-being.The Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine Association of Minnesota, Inc. is organized within section 501(c)(6) of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986.

We operate from these beliefs:

  • Everyone should have the opportunity to feel better and live a healthy life.
  • Healthcare should be safe, effective and accessible for everyone.
  • There are a variety of ways to accomplish safe, effective and accessible healthcare.
  • Acupuncture and Oriental medicine are viable methods for both treatment and preventive healthcare today.

Our mission is to:

  • Advance the profession of acupuncture and Oriental Medicine within the state of Minnesota by supporting our members through continuing education, legislative activities, and as a link to national developments and research within our profession.

  • Promote ethical and professional standards for our practitioners.

  • Educate the public about the capabilities of acupuncture and Oriental Medicine and provide information to help them find licensed qualified practitioners.

AOMAM's goals are to:

  • Represent the interests of licensed acupuncturists.

  • Serve as a membership organization of acupuncturists, students of acupuncture, other health professionals, and public members within and outside the state of Minnesota who are joined together to ensure high professional standards in the practice of acupuncture.

  • Facilitate continuing education for professional growth.

  • Promote in every way not contrary to law, the philosophy, science and art of acupuncture, and the professional welfare of its members.

  • Promote ethical practice of acupuncture within the state of Minnesota by satisfying reporting requirements established by NCCAOM and the Minnesota Board of Medical Practice.

  • Create alliances with other local, state, and national organizations in order to promote acupuncture, maintain high standards, and achieve recognition and acceptance of acupuncture as a healing modality.

  • Facilitate communications with governmental and other organizations or persons concerning the status of acupuncture in Minnesota.

  • Serve as an informational resource to members and the general public concerning acupuncture.