Saguaro Clinic – Acupuncture in Tucson, AZ

Welcome to Saguaro Clinic, conveniently located in Central Tucson. I am Helene Sorkin, L. Ac. I have been the lead acupuncturist and owner of Saguaro Clinic for 18 years.  Our Clinic is friendly, comfortable and welcoming. We delight in being able to serve you well.

Contact Us:

Georgeanna Kavanaugh
gkkavanaugh [at] msn.com

Sandy Pena
520 990-6037

Karen Jablo
520 250-3522

Helene Sorkin/Main Office
(520) 319-9711
saguaroclinic [at] qwestoffice.net

Deborah Malone
520 471-7808

Celeste Rogers
520 990-9048

Christopher J. Wenner, PhD
(520) 331-1713

We are a group of well respected practitioners. Each has many years of experience to bring to your session. There are currently six of us  to serve your needs.

We offer many therapies to assist you having your best, happiest and most healthful life. Toward that end, the services help with a wide range of physical, emotional and psychological aspects of yourself that may enjoy care.

Each practitioner has written about his/her offerings for you. However, an overview:  Acupuncture (both Chinese and Japanese style), Chinese herbal formulas, Psychotherapy, Counseling, therapeutic groups, Neuromuscular Therapy, Biodynamic Craniosacral Therapy, Massage Therapy, Melting Muscles Massage Therapy,  Hot Stone massage therapy, Jin Shin Jyutsu, Reiki, Yoga Therapy for the  individual and specialty Yoga small group classes (i.e. Better Backs).

Our newest addition is Celeste Rogers,LMT,  who is not only a great massage therapist but the only Trager practitioner in town. You receive Trager work fully clothed (without shoes of course). I describe it as a rocking motion which is performed and I Love It!  I literally felt it for 3 days after receiving the full 1 1/2 hour session. The ease with which I moved, how my body felt so loose internally and so comfortable inside was amazing.  People with fibromyalgia find it especially  gentle, helpful and freeing.

Again, welcome. We consider it a privilege to give you our best care and service.

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