TENA SCARBER, MS, LAC
Innovative Healing Center
PROFESSION: Diplomate & Board Certified in Acupuncture & Herbology
AREAS OF EXPERTISE: Infertility, Cancer Care Support, Sports Injuries, Pain, Allergies
LOCATION: Plano, TX
PHONE NUMBER: 972-742-1152
Tena Scarber, M.S., L.Ac. is the founder of Innovative Healing Center. She holds three degrees: Respiratory Therapy, a B.S. in Exercise Physiology and a Master of Science in Oriental Medicine. She has over 30 years of experience in traditional and alternative medicine. Tena has studied many healing techniques with masters in the industry developing an incredible capacity to “read” and treat the body, mind and spirit of her patients. Specialties include fertility support, pain relief, cancer care support, sports injuries, and allergy elimination.
Tena began her healthcare career as a Respiratory Therapist which exposed her to a wide variety of medical conditions that would prepare her for the future. She worked in large medical centers training others in the emergency room, adult, pediatric and neonatal critical care units. While at Baylor Medical Center in Dallas, Tena was a vital member of the cardiac arrest team, organ transplant team, and emergency response staff.
She received her degree in 2003 from the American College of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (ACAOM) based in Houston, Texas. ACAOM is likened to a “Harvard School” for acupuncturist and is known in the United States for their high standard of curriculum, exemplary instructors, and “the national board” pass rate by graduates. Through all her studies and experiences in both western and eastern medicine Tena has become one of the most well recognized acupuncturists in the area.
Why do people from all over the Metroplex – and State of Texas – come to Plano to be treated by Tena Scarber?
It is due to the results she achieves treating back pain, arthritis, all types of injuries, headaches, insomnia, infertility, anxiety and more. Her education and experience in mainstream medicine along with her extensive training and practice of Oriental Medicine makes her uniquely qualified to treat virtually any physical or emotional problem.
Tena’s personal touch is what sets her apart from other acupuncturists. She works with each patient reviewing medical records and physical findings, conducts an evaluation and has an innate expert ability to develop and implement a treatment plan that your condition will respond to best.
- Pain Management (ACAOM Master Tung)
- Sports Medicine (Whitfield Reaves)
- Cancer Care (Sloan Kettering)
- Neurologic Acupuncture (Zhu’s / Dr. Hao)
- Fertility: Men and Women
“I spent nearly a year going from one doctor’s appointment to the next for neck and shoulder pain and spasms until I found Tena Scarber of Innovative Healing. Within six weeks, she was able to significantly reduce my pain level and stop the muscle spasms in my neck and shoulder. I am very thankful for the relief!” – Amy F.