Holiday week: CLOSED Thanksgiving 11/26 and Friday 11/27; OPEN Saturday 11/28 as usual.

Dr. Melissa Romeo will fill in for Linda on Wed 12/2 and Sat 12/5.

Our  hours as of  NOVEMBER 4th appear below (scroll down) but may change again soon as we seek to expand our schedule for you.

$15 – $40*  Gentle Acupuncture of Ballard, Seattle

Pay what you want!  *Plus one-time $10 set-up fee

Our goal is to help you achieve comfort and well-being naturally without side effects or high prices.

Linda Phelps, LAc, EAMP, MSA, Dipl Ac, Acudetox Specialist

Linda Phelps, LAc, EAMP, MSA, Dipl Ac, Acudetox Specialist

  • Do you want to be free of pain, stress, fatigue, anxiety, insomnia, depression, GI distress or other health issues?
  • Do you want high quality medical care in a friendly, casual setting?

Then we can help you!  Contact us or make an appointment today.

You will relax fully-clothed in a reclining arm chair in a soothing space that’s more like a living room than a medical clinic. We will use Chinese meridian theory to stimulate points on your lower arms and lower legs, thereby activating your energetic meridians to treat health issues anywhere in your body. The group setting helps keep your cost low while also adding collective energy to enhance your treatment.

Purple Dragon Community Acupuncture is a social business, which is run much like a non-profit because we’re more about building community than making a profit. We rely on donations of items, time, and skills as a way of keeping our prices low. Patients and friends may donate supplies or help at the front desk or behind the scenes. Our volunteers get free acupuncture! Let us know if you’d like to volunteer or donate.

We are part of the People’s Organization of Community Acupuncture (POCA), a rapidly growing cooperative of over 180 clinics like ours all around the country. POCA is a multi-stakeholder co-op (like Seattle’s PCC), meaning patients can join, get involved, and receive discounts. Learn more about becoming a POCA member or find clinics like ours across the country.


Please note: Last treatment begins ONE HOUR BEFORE CLOSING, and our staff may use our discretion to close clinic a little early if no patients are present during the last hour.

Monday          4:00-7:00   Christina

Tuesday          4:00-8:00   Linda

Wednesday    11:00-2:00   Christina;  4:00-8:00   Linda

Thursday        4:00-8:00   Linda

Friday              CLOSED (until further notice) Exception: Linda sometimes does administrative work in the clinic on Friday afternoons and can give a few treatments then. Feel free to call or email on Fridays to see if she is available…..or drop in if neon OPEN sign is turned on.

Saturday         3:00-6:00   Linda

Sunday            CLOSED

Note: All of Linda hours will remain the same as usual. Manu is on sabbatical until the new year. Christina is splitting her time among Purple Dragon and Skagit Community Acupuncture in Burlington.


Picture featured at top: Transcending the Tempest by Karl Bang layered over Catching the Sunset by Eric


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