Banner Image

About Walter Karpinski, MS.LAc


A nationally board certified and state licensed Acupuncturist, Walter graduated from Tri-State College of Acupuncture(TSCA) in New York City, and got his postgraduate training in Hanoi ,Vietnam where he was trained in Vietnamese techniques, anesthesia and drug addiction. Walter base education is degree from Physical therapy which he accomplishes in Warsaw Poland, and still practicing and holding valid license.

His focus is to help his clients understand why discomfort, illness, or disease manifest in their lives and how to help them heal in a balanced and holistic way .Through acupuncture and other modalities, like Gua- Sha( old folk Chinese medicine) ,style studied under great practitioner Aria Nelsen, cupping and manual stretches from his years of experience as Physical therapist.

Walter specializes in Trigger Point Dry Needling developed by Dr. Mark Seem in Acupuncture Physical Medicine (APM), and advanced Japanese Acupuncture techniques developed by Kiiko Matsumoto. This technique is a systematic, effective, placatorymethod that does provideinstant feedback.

Walter is committed to providing patients with knowledge and tools to care for their own health wisely and naturally. He supports and advises patients in navigating the field of Western medicine and learning how to blend it with holistic health care.

Walter maintains his certification and license in NY, and still practicing Physical therapy in NYC hospital.