Clint Cain, MSOM, DCCM, Dipl. OM, LOM
Clint Cain is the founder and director of Great Nature Oriental Medicine. He began his advanced education at Pacific College of Oriental Medicine (PCOM) in Chicago, IL. There, he received a strong foundation in the fundamentals of Chinese medical theory, acupuncture therapy, and Chinese herbal medicine. Clint went on to earn his Master's of Science in Oriental Medicine from Southwest Acupuncture College (SWAC) in Boulder, CO.
Mr. Cain is nationally certified as a Diplomate of Oriental Medicine in the practice of both acupuncture and herbal medicine, having completed over 3500 hours of graduate-level training in traditional acupuncture, Chinese herbal medicine, and biomedicine. He is a Licensed Oriental Medicine practitioner in the state of Ohio, and in addition to running a private clinic, he also co-taught classes in Asian bodywork and Japanese acupuncture at SWAC from 2015 until 2018.
Clint is fourth-generation practitioner of Kototama Inochi Medicine, a system of traditional Japanese acupuncture. He has been studying under Ted Hall, L.Ac., a direct student of the late Masahiro Nakazono Sensei, since 2012. His acupuncture practice is rooted in disciplined pulse diagnosis, meticulous needling techniques, moxibustion therapy, and bodywork. He prides himself on his confident, gentle, and firm palpatory skills.
Clint is a highly trained herbalist as well, and is specialized in Canonical Chinese Medicine®, a system of herbalism rooted in the Chinese Han Dynasty classics. He has completed hundreds of hours of post-graduate classroom and clinical training with the Institute of Classics in East Asian Medicine (ICEAM) under the guidance of such accomplished practitioners as Dr. Arnaud Versluys, and Stephen Bonzak, FICEAM, L.Ac.
- Master's of Science in Oriental Medicine, Southwest Acupuncture College
- Diplomate of Canonical Chinese Medicine, Institute of Classics in East Asian Medicine
- Diplomate of Oriental Medicine, National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine
- Licensed Oriental Medicine Practitioner, Ohio
- CPR Certified