Robert Balkind is a Licensed Acupuncturist with over 20 years experience working in pain management. After graduating from the Body Therapy Institute in 1996 for massage therapy, he went on to study neuromuscular therapy, and then received a multidisciplinary degree that combined athletic training and exercise sports science from Greensboro College in 2002. Robert received his Master’s in Acupuncture from the Arizona School of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine in 2006. He is certified with the National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine, as well as a Licensed Acupuncturist in North Carolina. Robert is certified in Functional Dry Needling.