Dylan Stein Acupuncture is the group acupuncture practice of Dylan Stein and Jinhee Yoo, located in midtown Manhattan, New York City. We specialize in dermatology, men's and women's health, pediatrics, pain management, and support for people undergoing cancer treatment. We accept most health insurance.

The Practice

We take a holistic approach to wellness - treating acute conditions while also addressing the root cause of an illness - through the combination of acupuncture, herbal medicine, dietary therapy and tuina massage.

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  • Dermatology

    One in five visits to a doctor's office is for a skin-related complaint, yet Western medicine has few treatments for dermatological conditions. Chinese medicine treats skin conditions safely and obtains significant, lasting results even in the most difficult cases of acne, eczema and psoriasis. More...

  • Men’s Health

    Men's Health, or andrology, in Chinese medicine is a relatively new specialty, just 30 or so years old. This has allowed for a synthesis between traditional philosophy and modern science in a unique way. We can now combine the ancient texts for sexual health and vitality with cutting edge understanding of male fertility and prostate health. More...

  • Cancer Support

    Acupuncture has been shown effective at reducing the side effects of cancer treatments. From treating nausea and vomiting to weight loss and low appetite to dry mouth, acupuncture can help. As part of your doctor's treatment plan, Dylan and Jinhee are ready to support you during treatment and recovery. More ...

  • Pain Management

    Acupuncture is probably best known for its ability to reduce and even eliminate pain. Whether the pain is a result of a chronic problem or back spasm that started yesterday, acupuncture can help you feel better, and does so with fewer side effects than pain medications. More...

  • Pediatrics

    Acupuncture is well suited to supporting a child's wellness because it is a safe and effective treatment for common childhood ailments that comes without the same side effects of common medications. We use a combination of acupuncture and needle-free massage techniques, along with herbs, to treat everyone from babies through teenagers. More...

  • Women’s Health

    Acupuncture has been helping women with their specific health concerns for thousands of years. Whether it is painful periods, PMS, infertility, fibroids, endometriosis, PCOS or menopause symptoms, acupuncture and herbs can help. More...

Recovering from exercise and injuries

A few weeks ago, I mentioned that Chinese medicine always prefers MEAT to RICE. What the heck was I talking about? RICE – Rest, Ice, Compression, Elevation – has been a mainstay of treatment of pain from athletic injuries since the late 1970s. RICE treats pain by reducing inflammation. It treats inflammation through restricting, compressing […]

Smoothie makeover for Autumn

I’m not a huge fan of smoothies because they’re cold. Chinese medicine is firmly opposed to eating anything cold. Even when we treat injuries with acupuncture, we don’t also use ice. Chinese medicine says “ice is for dead people.” Instead we use herbs to reduce inflammation, stimulate blood flow, and stop pain. That’s why we […]

The Best Detox Cleanse Around

I have a lot of patients asking me about detoxes and cleanses and other ways to purify the body through extreme measures, like the Master Cleanse, juice fasts and meal replacement shakes. Chinese medicine strongly opposes these kinds of eating habits because they harm the digestion. Most of these cleanses and detoxes involve a large […]