Rob Mills, L.Ac., Dipl. Ac., MTCM
Rob Mills has been practicing acupuncture and herbalism since 1998. He is a graduate of the Five Branches University of Chinese Medicine in Santa Cruz, California. A native of the San Francisco bay area, he moved to Bend, Oregon in 2001.
Rob has a passion for helping people and a drive to get results. With over 18 years of clinical experience practicing acupuncture and Oriental medicine, he has proven himself as a dedicated, caring, knowledgeable and effective practitioner.
He practices Japanese-style acupuncture with a focus on the Kiiko Matsumoto style that emphasizes a palpation based approach, ensuring immediate feedback about the success of a treatment while it is being given. With over 360 hours of advanced training in this style, Rob is the right person to assist you in becoming pain free, balanced and on your way to reaching your health goals.
Rob has the belief that medicine and money represent a conflict of interest on some level and that more needs to be done to ensure that people have access to affordable healthcare. This was his motivation in starting Bend Community Acupuncture.
Rob is an outdoor enthusiast who enjoys movement arts, yoga, snow sports, mountain biking, camping and hiking. He can be found most nights at home in the kitchen pursuing his passion of cooking with friends and family.
911 NE 4th ST, Unit 2 Bend, Oregon 97701
Emden Griffin, L.Ac., Dipl. O.M., MAcOM, LMT
Emden Griffin is a native Oregonian with over 15 years of clinical experience in the healing arts. She is a licensed acupuncturist, herbalist and massage therapist. Her passion is assisting people in feeling better.
Emden graduated from the Oregon College of Oriental Medicine and holds a Master’s degree in Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine. She is a nationally certified (NCCAOM) diplomate of Oriental Medicine and is licensed by the Oregon Medical Board. She received her massage certification from Central Oregon Community College and maintains an active massage license in the state of Oregon.
The most remarkable thing about Emden is her drive to help people. She spends much of her free time studying various forms of acupuncture that deliver immediate improvements for her patients. She recently completed a 16 month-long program of advanced, acupuncture studies In the Kiiko Matsumoto style which has enabled her to continue her progression as a compassionate and effective healer.
In her spare time, Emden enjoys knitting, dancing, yoga, skiing, camping, hiking to hot springs and spending time with her friends and family.
For an appointment call (541) 388-4999