With 10 years of experience in the sports medicine industry, Sara Asadoorian is dedicated to providing high quality, individualized therapeutic care to enhance your injury recovery and athletic performance.
Dr. Sara Asadoorian, DAc, LAc., CSCS
Dr. Sara Asadoorian is a nationally board-certified doctor of acupuncture, who specializes in sports medicine and performance optimization. Dr. Sara’s passion for helping people find their way out of pain in unconventional ways is a quality she is best known for among her patients and colleagues. She uses a unique combination of traditional Chinese medicine, neurokinetic therapy, and corrective movement to effectively address her patient’s conditions. Dr. Sara earned a bachelor’s degree in kinesiology and physical education from the University of Maine, and a master’s in acupuncture from the Phoenix Institute of Herbal Medicine and Acupuncture. In 2021, she completed her doctorate in acupuncture at Five Branches University in San Jose, CA, where she focused her studies on functional medicine and integrative patient care. Her experience and expertise in addressing stubborn pain and optimizing athletic performance as afforded her the opportunity to work with world class athletes in the NFL, MLB, NHL, PGA, and LPGA, as she maintains her private practice in Tempe, AZ.
Born and raised outside of Boston, Dr. Sara grew up as an all-around competitive athlete and earned a scholarship to play NCAA DIV 1 college softball. She now enjoys playing golf and training in martial arts, but she also has a deep interest in exploring meditation, breath work, and self-care in a number of ways. She has a distinctive way of integrating mindfulness and personal growth into her clinical practice which enhances the overall patient experience. Dr. Sara has a personal interest in supporting local and national organizations that bring awareness and funding to animal rescues and anti-human trafficking operations.
- Back Pain
- Neck/Shoulder Pain
- Frozen Shoulder
- Acute sports Injury
- Chronic Pain
- Athletic Performance Enhancement
- Stress, Anxiety, Insomnia
- and more
- Fascial Stretch Therapy™
- Corrective Exercise
- Posture analysis
- Cupping, Moxa, Guasha therapies