Raphaella Rose Chiaramonte is a licensed acupuncturist at Advanced Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation in Manalapan, New Jersey. Raphie, as she is known to her friends and patients, received her Master’s Degree in Traditional Chinese Medicine from the prestigious Emperor’s College in Santa Monica, CA. Upon completing her national and regional acupuncture certifications, Raphie was asked to assist the school’s founder in his personal practice, while also running her own personal practice in Southern California.
Raphie received her yoga certification in 2015 and began teaching after decades of personal practice. Raphie has cultivated her fascination of physical and emotional wellness, with extensive study in multiple fields within Eastern Medicine. As a holistic healthcare professional, Raphie practices acupuncture, cupping, gua sha, and moxa to help her clients enhance their health. Raphie’s practice focuses on pain relief, fertility issues, treating the side effects of chemotherapy, skin diseases, chronic respiratory issues, anxiety and insomnia and much more.
Prior to her full-time, professional devotion to Chinese Medicine, Raphie worked as a fashion publicist in Los Angeles, New York, and abroad. This experience attuned Raphie to the demands of our modern lives, and helped inspire her to make holistic wellness accessible to those facing the challenges of today’s lifestyles.