Richard attended Pacific College of Oriental Medicine where he received his Master of Science in Acupuncture with a special focus on Orthopedic and Sports Medicine.
Richard has studied with some of the most prominent sports medicine acupuncturists like Tom Bisio and Frank Butler as well as Dan Wunderlich and Glenn Smits. He is also the author of "Self-Treating Low Back Pain and Sciatica".
Richard's practice is focused on treating pain and improving sports performance by addressing muscle imbalances.
Richard uses a combination of Traditional Chinese Acupuncture and a style of Western Medical Acupuncture that is used by medical doctors, physical therapists and chiropractors to release tight muscles and increase flexibility and strength and rapidly relieve pain.