Quinn Caya, Licensed Acupuncturist, Board Certified Herbalist
MS., LAc., Dipl. OM.
Caya specializes in pain management solutions (low back and knee pain especially), anxiety and depression, athletic performance and recovery, immune system support strategies. Additional clinical interests: allergic rhinitis, GI health and men’s health. His clinical approach is informed by natural living traditions and direct experience in mind-body practices as pathways of true healing and personal growth.
Since childhood, Caya felt compelled to ease suffering in the lives of others which lead him into the healing professions. As a child, he lived in a community devoted to meditation, yoga and natural living. Caya has been studying and practicing natural medicine, meditation and movement arts for most of his life. In adolescence, he developed an interest in the therapeutic significance of food and herbs, began practicing and eventually teaching martial arts, qigong and yoga. In 2004, he co-founded a center for acupuncture, yoga and martial arts. He pursued degrees in somatic neural-fascial and bio-mechanical therapeutics, acupuncture and East Asian medicine. Caya has lead courses and seminars in universities, public schools, yoga and wellness centers, and has clinical experience in hospitals and other healthcare facilities. Visiting China to witness acupuncture and herbal medicine care in the hospital setting was particularly inspiring to his professional practice.
In the clinic, Caya utilizes acupuncture and East Asian medicine strategies, lifestyle optimization, key herbs and supplements, manual therapy and posture, breath & movement re-education.
Licensed Acupuncturist (LAc.), VT, NY
Board Certified Acupuncturist & Herbalist (Dipl. OM.), NCCAOM
Masters of Science in Acupuncture & Oriental Medicine (MSAOM)
Bachelors of Professional Studies (BPS)
Licensed Massage Therapist (LMT), NY
Associates in Applied Science (AAS) in Medical Massage
Certified Yoga Therapist (C-IAYT)
Certified Yoga Teacher (RYT-500)
Certificate in Reiki (Level 3)
Caya also has years of experience working in the building trades, and he loves skiing and snowboarding, hunting, fishing and has been a lifelong outdoorsman.