Shawn Harris 2018-06-28T15:42:02+00:00
Shawn Harris
Shawn HarrisAcupuncturist, Traditional Naturopath, Practitioner of Asian Bodywork Therapy
Shawn Harris is a practitioner of acupuncture, a naturopath, herbalist, and avid practitioner of oriental medicine. Shawn graduated cum laude with a Masters of Traditional Chinese Medicine (MTCM) from Five Branches University. Five Branches University, being the top ranked school in California, and 3rd in the United States; has left him with a strong and specialized background. In addition to his educational background, Dr. Harris is a second generation acupuncturist who apprenticed under distinguished grand masters from the esteemed Zhejiang university in Hangzhou, China.

Shawn is currently pursuing his doctorate in acupuncture and oriental medicine, further specializing in neuromuscular medicine, auricular medicine, and women’s health and endocrinology. Shawn is board certified by the National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine, and is a Licensed acupuncturist (L.Ac) in the state of Idaho.

As a Navy veteran himself, Shawn is passionate about working with veterans. He has done numerous externships, including working with mental health and PTSD at Mental Health Client Action; as well as providing acupuncture at the veterans clinic in Santa Cruz, California. He welcomes all service members, and provides free auricular treatments to all established active duty and veteran patients.

Shawn truly believes that optimal health is best achieved by integrating Eastern and Western medicine. He combines various holistic principles with acupuncture, herbal medicine and nutritional counseling. Although Shawn specializes in sports medicine and orthopedics, he has successfully treated innumerable ailments, including pain, musculoskeletal injuries, psycho-emotional conditions, digestive disorders, allergies, skin conditions, stress, depression, weight management and more. In addition to his practices in traditional Chinese medicine, Shawn has specialized training in Japanese acupuncture, naturopathic medicine, Tuina, Eastern herbalism, and Qi Gong.

Shawn currently offers individualized acupuncture, needle-less acupuncture, acupressure, oriental bodywork therapy, auricular diagnosis with ear seeds, cupping and guasha, along with individualized herbal formulations as needed.

Always aspiring to be at the forefront of his field, Shawn approaches his work with the required discipline of a healer and the commitment of an artist, thanking God for the blessing and opportunity to bring natural and holistic healing to all his patients.

He looks forward to embarking with you on your journey of health and discovery.

Shawn’s Availability & Fees

Shawn manages his own bookings. Appointments are currently available Monday, Tuesdays, and Fridays and Saturdays (by appointment). Other times may be available upon request.  Email Shawn at or connect via my professional Facebook page or call Pulse at 208.955.8272.

Shawn charges $85 for first time visits and $78 for followup.

Acupuncture Initial

  • Initial Consultation

Acupuncture Follow-up

  • Follow Up

Nutritional Consultation

  • Standard Session

Auricular Assessment

  • Standard Session

Cupping or Gua Sha

  • Half Hour Session

Asian Bodywork

  • Standard Session

Package Deal

  • 6 sessions