Natural Fertility Treatments

Are you or your partner suffering from infertility?

Acupuncture and natural treatment modalities at Wellspring of Life Acupuncture can help.

How can acupuncture improve fertility?

Melissa Peters, LAc. has been helping couples struggling with infertility since opening her private practice in 2010.  Traditional Chinese Medicine is known to assist couples on their journey.  There are many studies showing that the addition of acupuncture can help optimize fertility in both men and women. 

Traditional Chinese Medicine helps to reduce stress, increase blood flow to the reproductive organs, and helps build up a healthy unterine lining. In men, acupuncture can help to improve quality and quantity of sperm, as well as reduce stress levels.. 
Acupuncture is ideal for anyone who would prefer a holistic approach and for IVF/IUI support.

What Does
Acupuncture do to boost fertility?

Acupuncture, herbs, diet, and lifestyle change can help with:

Unexplained Infertility
Irregular Menstrual
Anovulation (not ovulating)
Recurrent Pregnancy Loss
Male Factors, 
(such as low sperm
count, volume, 
and motility)
Low Ovarian Reserve

How does
Acupuncture for Fertility work?

Regulates Reproductive  Hormones

Improves Uterine Wall Lining 

Creates a healthy internal environment 

One of the main goals of acupuncture is to regulate and optimize each stage of your menstrual cycle. This means your treatments will vary according to which phase of your cycle you are in.
Acupuncture improves uterine wall lining and oocyte quality within 3-6 months.

It is also able to improve sperm parameters within 2-3 months.
It is necessary to get your body out of it’s stressful fight or flight mode and into the perfect condition for conception. An embryo will not attach in an unhealthy environment.

What to expect with Acupuncture for Fertility?



We understand that no two women are the same.  We will take the time to learn about your history so that we can develop a tailored treatment plan.  


Treatment Course

The number of treatments you will need will vary based on your specific needs.  Expect to come in 2-3 times a week in the beginning.


Quick & Painless

Treatment time will vary from 20-30 minutes.


The Process

We do strongly recommend continuing acupuncture after conception.  Regular treatments are beneficial for prenatal symptoms and provide a safe and natural alternative to harsh medications.  



We are here to work with you every step of the way.  Our patients often come to us for postpartum care as well.  We uderstand the issues that may  after giving birth.  It is a time to care for your new baby and new moms can do so more easily when their bodies are  being supported. 

Growing Happy Families

Office Location
1149 Old Country Road, Ste B3
Riverhead, NY 11901
PHONE: 631-591-2210EMAIL:
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