Ancient City Acupuncture and Herbal Medicine Ancient Medicine for Modern Health

Welcome to ACAHM

Welcome to Ancient City Acupuncture and Herbal Medicine. Our clinic is located in beautiful, historic Saint Augustine, in Saint Johns County North Florida. Saint Augustine acupuncturist Yvonne Towsley assists patients with their health goals incorporating Oriental medicine and acupuncture.

We specialize in adapting ancient medicine modalities for modern health care. The bridge to health is a continuous journey, and we help patients reach their health goals through preventative and restorative Oriental medicine. We utilize various Oriental modalities such as acupuncture, moxibustion, cupping, herbal supplements, nutrition, lifestyle modifications, and many more to assist you on your quest of restoring balance in the body. These techniques can be used to assist in the treatment of a variety of conditions. To learn more about the different conditions treated, please visit our Conditions Treated page, or visit the Treatment Modalities page to learn about the various treatments offered. If you would like to get in touch with us to start your own journey to health, please call us at (904) 797-2401 or visit our Clinic Information page.

To learn more about Dr. Yvonne Towsley, visit the About Us page. To read about frequently asked questions, click one of the links on the sidebar of this page, or visit our Frequently Asked Questions. To learn more about the different supplements used, visit the Herbs & Supplements page.

We look forward to hearing from you.

New Video: Acupuncture for Postpartum Recovery

Click here to view our new Videos page. More videos will be coming soon. There, you can view our latest video, "Acupuncture for Postpartum Recovery".

Insurance Accepted at ACAHM

Our practice accepts insurance for acupuncture patients. In order to best serve you, we can verify your insurance benefits before you arrive. Please click on the blue button labeled "Click To Verify Your Insurance" on the right side of the page (or bottom of the page if using a smartphone) and complete the online form. We will contact you as soon as the benefits are established.

We are an out of network provider. Other benefits can be utilized, such as HSA, HRA, FSA, etc. Please contact us if you have any questions regarding insurance accepted or other benefits.


This medicine is known by many names such as Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine, Chinese Medicine or Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM), Contemporary Oriental Medicine (COM)®, East Asian Medicine, Asian Medicine, Herbal Medicine, Holistic Medicine, Natural Medicine and Alternative Medicine. Some styles of Japanese and Korean medicine are becoming generally familiar also. As this medicine develops in the western hemisphere and beyond, new and extensive experiences and relevant histories are becoming part of this expanding medicine. I am honored to be part of this rich lineage of healing and helping.

New Location for ACAHM

We have moved to a new location. Our new office is located at:

4475 US-1 Suite 203
Saint Augustine, FL 32086

We are located on US-1 in the Plaza South professional complex in Suite 203, across from the Mayo Clinic Primary Care center and just south of Lambert's Garden Nursery. Please see the contact page for more details and directions. Thank you and we look forward to assisting you at our new office!