Chenrezig Tibetan Buddhist Cultural Center

2117 E. Yandell Dr. El Paso, TX 79903

Black Tortoise Acupuncture & Herbs

Ricardo Barajas Jr. L.Ac. MSTOM

(915) 599-3000

Licensed Acupuncturist since 2004, Diplomate of Acupuncture, Diplomate of Chinese Herbology


We are so excited to welcome our long time friend of the Buddhist Center, Richie Barajas. Business hours are from Tuesday through Saturday, 9 am to 6 pm (hours are subject to change). Fees for acupuncture: $70 for treatment. The treatment can be from 1 hour to 2 hours long depending what is being treated. 



Here is a short list of the many things that can be treated with acupuncture:

  • Chronic and Acute Pain - Injuries, headaches, neck and back pain, tendonitis, sciatica, carpal tunnel syndrome, fibromyalgia
  • Neurological Disorders - Post-strok recover, Bell's Palsy & Trigeminal Neuralgia, movement disorders
  • Upper Respiratory Disorders - Asthma, allergies, bronchitis, sinusitis, sore throat, laryngitis, colds and flu.
  • Digestive Disorders - Irritable bowel, colitis, constipation, diarrhea, gastritis, heartburn, food allergies, ulcers
  • Urinary and Reproductive Disorders - Cystitis, menstrual cramps, irregular or heavy periods, infertility, menopausal symptoms.
  • Immune Function - Recurrent infections, supportive treatment fo cancer and AIDS patients.
  • Addictions - Addictions to nicotine, alcohol and drugs.
  • Eye and Ear Disorders - Tinnitus, Meniere's disease.
  • Depression, Anxiety & Insomnia


Other modalites used are: Herbs, Chinese Cupping, Moxa, Ear Ballbaring Acupressure, and many others.

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Upcoming Classes & Practices

Sunday, Sep 17 at 11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Sunday, Sep 17 at 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Wednesday, Sep 20 at 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Friday, Sep 22 at 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

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