Laura Gabbé, MS, LAc

Laura Gabbé is a Licensed Acupuncturist, Licensed Massage Therapist, and Nationally Certified Herbologist with more than 20 years of experience in eastern healing arts. She began as a Shiatsu Massage Therapist in 1989, and she earned her Masters of Science in Traditional Oriental Medicine in 1998. In addition to running her private practice in Brooklyn and Manhattan, she has worked with cancer patients in acupuncture research at Montefiore Hospital, Bronx, NY, and has been Adjunct Faculty at Green Mountain Institute of Oriental Medicine in White River Junction, VT.

To enhance her healing work, Laura draws upon extensive experience in a range of disciplines, including ZaZen meditation (which she has practiced for more than 30 years), martial arts, Alexander Technique™, Pilates, qi gong, yoga, music, and competitive athletics. She currently holds a 4th Degree Black Belt in Aikido, a Japanese martial art, and has taught classes at her dojo, Aikido of Park Slope. This rich background helps Laura successfully treat people from all walks of life, with all manner of complaints. She specializes in stress-related disorders, pain management and women’s health.

Laura believes one of the most exciting aspects of practicing Traditional Chinese Medicine is finding creative ways to integrate this medicine into western life styles. She tailors treatments that specifically address the individual and changing needs of each patient.


  • Master of Science in Traditional Oriental Medicine, Pacific College of Oriental Medicine, NY Campus, NY Campus
  • New York State License in Acupuncture
  • National Certification in Acupuncture and Chinese Herbology
  • New York State License in Massage Therapy
  • Diploma in Advanced Ohashiatsu, Ohashi Institute, NY
  • Diploma in Massage Therapy, Swedish Institute, NY
  • Bachelor of Arts in Computer Science, Barnard College of Columbia University, NY