Scott Phelps, L.Ac., DAOM

Scott Phelps is a licensed acupuncturist who has been practicing since 2008 and is currently working at Concentra in Walnut Creek where he provides acupuncture services for occupational health referrals. Scott presented research posters at the Society for Acupuncture Research conferences in 2020 and 2019 and was the chief resident in the Sutter Summit Integrative Chinese medicine residency. He is a board member and treasurer of the California Acupuncture and Traditional Medicine Association (CalATMA) and strives to elevate the acupuncture profession. 


  • Doctorate of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine, ACTCM, 2019
  • Masters in Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine, Oregon College of Oriental Medicine, 2008

Classes Taught at ACTCM:

  • Acupuncture for Musculoskeletal and Sports Injuries

Best Advice for Students/New Grads: 

  • In addition to supporting your associations, be curious and rigorous. The curious mind is always thinking of new and imaginative ways to use this classical form of medicine, while the rigor will support the results you achieve.