Protect. advocate. Grow.

ASNY is a 501(c)(6) tax-exempt trade association organized for the benefit of its members. ASNY Members are professional Licensed Acupuncturists (L.Acs), OM Herbalists, Students, Vendors, and Patients & Supporters of the Acupuncture Industry.  Together we strive to preserve, protect and advance the profession of Acupuncture as well as improve access to people in need of Acupuncture throughout New York.

Our Philosophy

ASNY believes that #AcupunctureIsESSENTIAL.  Advocating for Licensed Acupuncturists (L.Acs), Students, and Patients in New York is therefore our top priority.  ASNY has been the leading educational resource and advocacy platform for the deeply-rooted industry of Acupuncture and OM herbal medicine throughout New York for almost 30 years. The volunteers at ASNY continue to serve the profession by listening to its members and transparently engaging in activities that align with our mission.  We believe that to successfully carry out our mission, we must be a strong, unified, and coherent profession in New York State.

Find an Acupuncturist

ASNY provides a thorough database of licensed Acupuncturists for your convenience.

Become a member

In addition to representing the best and brightest in our industry, our member are united in improving our field for the future.

Attend an Event

Our educational and networking events help you grow your skills AND your practice.

Get Involved

Learn more about legislative issues that directly affect practitioners in our state and beyond. Discover how you can volunteer or participate on a committee to make an impact!

Why Join ASNY

ASNY serves as a platform from which the profession as a whole may have a voice. That voice is only as strong as we make it. Joining your state society is invaluable and a powerful way to make your voice heard!

Our Mission Statement

The Acupuncture Society of New York mission is to promote the practice of acupuncture and Oriental Medicine in New York State. We fulfill our mission by:


  • Educating our members through newsletters, lectures and continuing educational courses.
  • Negotiating specific benefits for our members from suppliers, vendors and educators.
  • Providing a consistent contact point for the press and media.
  • Steering potential patients to our members through our website referral pages.
  • Keeping abreast and pro-active in appropriate NY State legislative issues.
  • Participating in national conferences.
  • Maintaining cordial relationships with other state associations, and national organizations

Contact Us



90 State Street, Ste 700
Albany, NY 12207