Practitioners we recommend

Please let these providers know that you were referred by Cascade Acupuncture Center, thank you!



Massage Therapists

Naturopathic Doctors

Nutritional Supplement Store

Orthopedic Surgeons

Physical Therapists

Please verify insurance coverage with these providers directly.


Urgently needed care information:

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline 800-273-8255

Mid Columbia Center for Living 541-386-2620

Gorge area walk in care for minor illness or injury after 5 pm

If you have an established care provider, call them first. If you do not have an established care provider call these clinics.

Hood River: Columbia Gorge Family Medicine: 541-386-5070

Hood River: Compass Family Medicine, Ben Pate, PA-C: 541-436-4111 (Doesn’t take insurance, but charges low rates, walk ins welcome anytime)

Hood River: Wilson Street Medical Clinic: 541-436-4144  (Doesn’t take insurance, but charges low rates)

Hood River: Heritage DPC, Dr Neal Douglas  541-716-5757 (Doesn’t take insurance, Family Practice for a monthly membership, low rates)

White Salmon: North Shore Medical Group: 509-493-2133, walk in hours: 11 am-7 pm every day

White Salmon: Skyline Medical Clinic: 509-493-1101

The Dalles: Mid Columbia Medical Center Family Medicine:541-296-9151

Domestic Violence Support:

Hood River: Helping Hands Against Violence Crisis line: 541-386-6603

The Dalles: Haven from Domestic Violence Crisis line: 800-249-4789

Grief and Loss Support:

Heart of Hospice in the Gorge serves Hood River, Wasco, Sherman, Klickitat and Skamania Counties and provides bereavement services for residents of these counties who have experienced a loss, whether the person they lost lived and died in the Gorge or not. The services are provided for free, you may donate to them if you wish.  They offer home visits.  541-386-1942

Helpful animated, educational videos:  The Grieving Process – Coping with Death (4 min, 13 sec) and How do you help a grieving friend? (4 min)

Insomnia Resource


Mark Brady, Footworx

1020 Wasco St, Hood River, OR 97031, 541-490-20-61


Dr Suzy Sarmasti, DC, Asula Chiropractic

1631 Woods Ct, Ste 101, Hood River, OR 97031, 541-400-0266, Insurance accepted

Specializes in: Low Force Chiropractic, CranioSacral Therapy, Visceral Manipulation


Dr Bruce Zega, DC, Zega Chiropractic

208 Second St.,Hood River, OR 97031, 541-386-2151, Insurance accepted

Specializes in : Diversified manual adjusting

 Modalities: Therapeutic ultrasound, segmental traction table, activator, and trigger point therapy.


Dr Amy Leslie, DC

116 3rd St, Suite 215, Hood River, OR 97031, 971-258-1802, Insurance accepted

Specializes in: Chiropractic care including Sports medicine, pre and postnatal care,

headaches and jaw pain

Modalities offered: Graston, Active Release Technique, functional rehab (postural and core), kinesiotaping, neurodynamic cupping, McKenzie therapy


Dr Joe Kula, DC, Dr Katie Kula, DC Kula Chiropractic Sports & Wellness Center

410 East Jewett Blvd, White Salmon, WA 98672, 509-493-4000, Insurance accepted

Specializes in: Conservative Treatment of Musculoskeletal Conditions, Sports Injuries, Pregnancy & Pediatrics

Modalities offered: Chiropractic Adjustments (including manual manipulation and low force options), Soft Tissue Therapy (Active Release Techniques, Graston, Myofascial Release), and Rehabilitation Exercises.


 Dr Byron Akita, DC, Dr. Tim Akita, DC Akita Chiropractic Clinic, LLC  

818 W 6th Street, Suite 5, The Dalles, OR 97058,  541-296-1900, Insurance accepted

Specializes in: Auto and Work injuries.


Dr Tony Murray, DC  Tone Chiropractic (previously Dr Mary Zega’s Practice)

818 W 6th St #2, The Dalles, OR 97058, 541- 298-1404, Insurance accepted

Specializes in: Chiropractic Adjustments to spine and extremities, Craniosacral Therapy, Massage, Activator


Dr Richard Allen, DC Cascade Wellness Clinic

663 Sunnyside Rd, Trout Lake, WA 98650, 509-395-0024, Insurance accepted


Counseling  and Coaching

Anya Patton, MS, LPC, Patton Therapy, LLC

104 5th Street, Hood River, OR 97031, 541-490-2576

Specializes in: Individual Therapy, Adolescent~Anxiety, grief, Trauma, PTSD, mood disorders, Women’s issues, Relationship issues, Depression, etc

Modalities offered: Mindfulness Based Cognitive Behavioral therapy, Psychodynamic, relational skill building, Mind-Body aware, DBT


Jennifer Szolnoki, MSW, LCSW, Two Rivers Coaching and Counseling

107 W Jewett Ave., White Salmon, WA 98672, 509-281-1008, Insurance accepted

Specializes in: Counseling and Life Coaching

Modalities offered: Individual Counseling (adolescents and adults), depression, anxiety, life changes and transitions, grief and loss, trauma, stress, low self-esteem, relationship issues, health challenges, emotional stress or distress, insomnia, adoption, and adult adoptee issues, as well as Couples Counseling and Life Coaching.


Slias Wright, LPC, NCC  Rhizome Counseling, LLC

1029 May St #C, Hood River, OR 97031, 512-773-3239, Insurance accepted

Specializes in: Adults and adolescents with concerns of PTSD, anxiety/depression, relational intimacy, men’s issues, gender/sexual identity, and chronic illness/pain. Very familiar with working collaboratively with other practitioners of holistic/integrative health.

Modalities offered: Mindfulness-based approaches, Relational Psychodynamic, Gestalt, Sensorimotor Psychotherapy, EMDR, Ecotherapy


Scott Rower, PhD

409 Sherman Ave, Hood River, OR 97031, (503) 451-0875, Insurance accepted

Clinical Psychologist specializing in anxiety treatment

Modalities: individual psychotherapy with adults


Jonathan Chiaravalle, Present Tense Relating

502 Washington St, Ste #208, The Dalles, OR 97058, 541-705-7045

Services offered: Adult, Teen and Couples Mental Health Counseling


Marina Francis, Eating Authentically

Pro-EFT, Level III- National Alliance for Emotional Health, EFT, AAMET

541-490-6012, free consultation, services rendered by phone

Specializing in: Eating Psychology and Wellness Coaching/Counseling, Weight and Body Image Issues,

Emotional and Overeating, Digestive Challenges, Energy and Fatigue

Modalities offered: Mind-Body Nutrition Counseling, Dynamic Eating Psychology, Body-Centered Therapeutic Coaching



Holistic Massage of Hood River

104 5th Street, Hood River, OR 97031, 541-490-1444, Insurance accepted, open 7 days per week

Specialize in: Injury treatment, rehabilitation, and pain relief.

Modalities offered: Therapeutic deep tissue massage, invigorating sports massage, trigger point therapy, prenatal massage, myofascial release, Swedish relaxation massage, oncology massage, craniosacral therapy and Reiki. You may choose to incorporate hot stone treatment, aromatherapy, and reflexology into any massage modality.

As a Cascade Acupuncture Center client, receive $10 off your first 60 or 90 minute massage at Holistic Massage of Hood River. Book online and enter code CAC10 or call and mention this special.


Soma Peterson, RN, B.S.N, CCST Cranialsacral Therapy

1029 May St.,Hood River, OR 97031, 206 962-0421

Specializes in: Cranial Sacral Therapy

Modalities offered:Cranial-Sacral and Aromatouch (essential oils)


The Spa at Water’s Edge

551 Lone Pine Blvd, The Dalles, OR 97058, 541-506-5788, Insurance accepted, open 7 days per week

Modalities offered: Custom massage, signature massage, mommy-to-be massage, aromatherapy massage, couples massage warm stone massage, foot reflexology

Naturopathic Doctors

Dr Jennifer Silapie, ND Mountain Sage Medicine

410 E. Jewett Blvd, White Salmon, WA 98672, 509-808-6364, Insurance accepted

Specializes in: Children’s health, Women’s health, Fertility, Hormone balance, Thyroid disorders, Irritable Bowel.

Modalities offered: Primary care, nutritional counseling, comprehensive testing (hormones, allergies, cardiovascular health), Stress reduction using Heart Rate Variability, Craniosacral therapy, Women’s annual exam.


Dr Kathleen Pratt, ND, Midwife, One Family Medicine

205 3rd St, Ste B, Hood River OR 97031, 503-345-0039, Insurance accepted

Specializing in Women’s Health, Pediatrics, Digestive Health, Auto Immune Diseases


Dr. Katherine Walker ND

116 3rd St. Suite 215 Hood River OR 97031,  541-399-6633 Insurance accepted.

Specializes in: Primary Care, Family Medicine, Children’s health, Women’s Health, Fertility, Hormone balance, Autoimmune and Chronic Illness, Thyroid disorders, Digestive Health, SIBO, Mental Emotional Health, Comprehensive and Specialty Labs


Dr Joan Laurence, ND

1940 12th St, Suite B, Hood River, OR 97031, 541-386-4844, Insurance accepted

Specializes in: Integrative Medicine Model, treatment of Lyme Disease.

Here is some information on Lyme Disease.


Dawson Farr, ND  Groundswell Integrative Healthcare

1940 12th St, Suite  B, Hood River, OR 97031, 971-361-9170

Specializes in: Chronic Conditions, Autoimmune Diseases, experienced in prescribing Low Dose Naltrexone (LDN)


Dr Shawna Hasel, ND, Gorge Family Wellness Center

818 W 6th St #1, The Dalles, OR 97058, 541- 296-0006, Insurance accepted

Specializes in: Family Medicine, Pediatrics, Acute Illness & Chronic Disease Management

Women’s Health: annual exam, infertility, PCOS, breast health

Neurotransmitter Balance: depression, anxiety, insomnia

Gastroenterology: irritable bowel, Ulcerative Colitis, any abnormal bowel function

Hormone Balance: adrenal, thyroid, Bio-identical hormone replacement therapy

Heart Disease Prevention, custom weight loss protocols

Modalities offered: Naturopathic Medicine, Comprehensive and Specialty Laboratory Assessment

Nutritional Supplement Store

Daniel’s Health and Nutrition

918 12th Street Hood River, OR 97031, 541-386-7328


Orthopedic Surgeons

Cascade Orthopedics & Sports Medicine Center

1750 12th Street, Hood River, OR 9703, 541-296-2294, Insurance accepted

1715 E. 12th Street  The Dalles, OR 97058, 541-296-2294, Insurance accepted

Specializing in preventative care, injuries and surgical care

Sports medicine, hand, wrist, elbow, foot, ankle, hip, spine, shoulder, knee, fractures, trauma, pediatrics, osteoporosis, arthroscopic repairs, joint replacements, arthritis injections, work injuries, podiatry, ultrasound guided injections


Physical Therapists

Providence Gorge Spine and Sports Medicine

1627 Woods Court, Hood River, OR 97031, 541-386-9511, Insurance accepted

751 Myrtle Street, The Dalles, OR 97058, 541-386-9511, Insurance accepted

Specializing in athletic training services, concussion, geriatrics, hand therapy, lymphedema, neurological conditions, orthopedics, persistent pain program, pre and post-surgical, speech therapy, spine, sports medicine, vestibular therapy, weight loss, women’s health / pelvic health, workers compensation testing

MCMC Outpatient Therapy

33 Nichols Parkway, Hood River, OR 97031, 541-386-2441, Insurance accepted

551 Lone Pine Blvd, The Dalles, OR 97058, 541-296-7202, Insurance accepted

Occupational Health Injuries,  Orthopedic Conditions, Sports and Recreational Injuries, Arthritis Management, Lymphedema Therapy, Difficulties Speaking and Swallowing, Acute and Chronic Pain Conditions, Balance Therapy, Neurological Disorders, Hand Therapy, Bike Fit Clinic, Vestibular Rehabilitation

Rebecca Street Physical Therapy

115 W 4th St., The Dalles, OR  97058, 541-296-3368, Insurance accepted