Bennett Acupuncture and Functional Medicine C Welcome’s Shannon Lawrence, L.Ac.

Dr. Stefanie Bennett announces acupuncturist Shannon Lawrence, L.Ac joining Bennett Acupuncture and Functional Medicine clinic of Fountain Valley and Huntington Beach. Shannon has extensive experience in treating pain and many conditions via acupuncture, herbal medicine, functional medicine, and nutritional support to achieve the best results.

California Licensed Acupuncturists joins Bennett Acupuncture and Functional Medicine practice

Serving Fountain Valley and Huntington Beach, Bennett Acupuncture and Functional Medicine,, is proud to welcome Shannon Lawrence, L.Ac California Licensed Acupuncturists. Lawrence joins acupuncturist, and functional medicine provider Dr. Stefanie Bennett, L.Ac, Ph.D., at the Bennett Acupuncture and Functional Medicine clinic practice of Fountain Valley and Huntington Beach.

Shannon Lawrence, L.Ac, MATCM is also an herbalist with a focus on Internal Medicine. Shannon has a deep understanding of all of the modalities of Chinese medicine, including acupuncture and its ability to support prevention, longevity, and it’s integrative approach to working with western medicine.

She received her Master’s in Traditional Chinese Medicine from Yo San University, graduating as cum laude and received a specialty in Qi Cultivation. Shannon completed residencies at the China Academy of Chinese Medical Sciences Institute of Acupuncture and Moxibustion in Beijing, Tong Ren Hospital, Beijing, China, Children’s Hospital, Los Angeles and Being Alive, West Hollywood, CA. She was selected to observe and study under Dr. DaoShing Ni and Dr. MaoShing Ni at the Tao of Wellness, Santa Monica, CA and has studied pain and orthopedics extensively under Don Lee, L.Ac.

She is an Instructor at Yo San University. She is currently a Doctoral Candidate at Yo San University, completing and will be conducting a clinical trial of a Chinese herb for her capstone.

Shannon has extensive experience in controlling and supporting pain and autoimmune conditions, using Traditional Oriental Medicine but also enjoys all types of conditions. She is a firm believer that patient care involves using all tools available, such as acupuncture, herbal medicine, functional medicine, and nutritional support to achieve the best results. Shannon treats each patient uniquely and creates a customized treatment plan based on their specific needs. Shannon treats all ages and is one of the few Southern California acupuncturists with extensive training and experience in treating babies and children with safe and effective acupuncture protocols. Shannon is passionate about healing and believes everyone should have access to excellent quality care.

Dr. Bennett says, “We are excited to broadening our reach to the people of Fountain Valley, Huntington Beach and all of Orange County. Shannon brings advanced skills and services that will benefit each patient’s unique needs. At the core of care is providing is the treatment to the whole person.” Shannon joins Dr. Bennett in treating the body, mind, and spirit and not just symptoms.”

There are several conditions that can benefit from Lawrence’s treatment, including:

Frozen shoulder and tennis elbow, other common sprains and strains


Low-back pain







Common Cold

Acute Tonsillitis

Respiratory System

Upper Respiratory Tract:

Acute sinusitis

Acute rhinitis

Acute bronchitis

Central retinitis

Myopia (in children)

Cataract (without complications)

Disorders of the mouth:

Bronchial asthma (more so in children and in patients without complicating diseases)

Disorders of the eye:

Acute conjunctivitis

Toothache, post extraction pain


Acute and chronic pharyngitis

Gastrointestinal disorders:

Spasms of the esophagus and cardia



Acute and chronic gastritis

Gastric hyperacidity

Chronic duodenal ulcer (pain relief)

Acute duodenal ulcer (without complications)

Acute and chronic colitis

Acute bacillary dysentery



Paralytic ileus

Neurological and Musculoskeletal Disorders:

Headache and migraine

Trigeminal neuralgia (TMJ)

Facial palsy (early stage, i.e. within six months)

Pareses following a stroke

Peripheral neuropathies

Sequelae of poliomyelitis (early sage i.e. within six months)

Meniere’s disease

Neurogenic bladder dysfunction

Nocturnal enuresis (bedwetting)

Intercostal neuralgia

Cervicobrachial syndrome

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