Dr. Kym Caporale, DOM, DACM (c) ~ Acupuncture Physician

WELLNESS ADVOCATE , EDUCATOR , BELIEVER

Acupuncture in St. Petersburg, Florida~ NOW in 2 LOCATIONS

Welcome to the website of Dr. Kym Caporale, DACM (c). With offices in both  St. Petersburg and Tampa, Florida, offering locations that are quickly and easily accessed from all of Tampa Bay and the surrounding areas.

 Kym Caporale, DOM , DACM (c) has designed a center for continued wellness. Our patients include men, women, and children who come to us not only to treat specific diseases and illness, but also simply to promote their overall wellness and continued health.  We specialize in Regenerative Medicine and going BEYOND to reach our patients goals of health!

We offer acupuncture, oriental medicine, homeopathy, hypnosis, lifestyle counseling, mind body medicine, cupping, doula services , BEMER / PEMF treatments and a support system of patients and practitioners to move our patients toward ultimate health and well-being.

We also accept most insurance, and will be glad to check with your provider regarding acupuncture coverage.

Please use the navigation buttons to learn more about  our Center, our philosophy, our founder Kym Black Caporale, acupuncture physician and doctor of oriental medicine, our Acupuncture Specialists and our many, many resources and successes.

Feel free to contact us using the links provided should you have any questions or inquiries.

Thank you for visiting.

Live Well, Tampa Bay!


Auricular Acupuncture

Traditional Chinese Medicine is a medical system that dates back nearly 4,000 years. Auricular acupuncture was first mentioned around 500 B.C. in the Yellow Emperor’s Classic of Internal Medicine, which is the equivalent of the Bible for TCM practitioners. However, the method in which auricular acupuncture is practiced today is actually based upon discoveries that occurred in France in

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Why am I so cold?

Everyone feels cold sometimes, but some people are perpetually chilled to a point where it interferes with their lives.

From a Traditional Chinese Medicine perspective, there are two different kinds of cold in the body: full cold and empty cold. Full cold refers to a condition where there is an excess of cold-type energy in the body

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The Bladder in Chinese Medicine

In Traditional Chinese Medicine, the bladder is one of the six yang organs, paired with one of the six yin organs. The yin organs store vital substances (such as Qi, blood, yin, and yang), whereas the yang organs are more active and have a function of constantly filling and emptying. The bladder is a perfect example of a yang organ.

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