Harmony Healing Acupuncture

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Dr. Hugo Pierre Aurelien-Nikolai is among a minuscule group of acupuncturist in the United States to have been awarded the degree of Doctor of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (D.A.O.M). The first accredited doctorate degree ever offered for the profession of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine in the country. It is a professional doctoral degree similar to a PHD, the highest academic degree in the USA for acupuncturists. Dr. Aurelien-Nikolai is national board certified as a Diplomate in Acupuncture, Diplomate in Chinese Herbal Medicine (NCCAOM). He is also among the first group of Americans to be board certified Diplomate in Oriental Medicine from the National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (NCCAOM), the most advanced level of certification available in this profession. He is also Board Member of the National Examination Development Committees & the academy of Items Writing (NCCAOM).

Dr. Aurelien-Nikolai earned his doctorate degree from Pacific College of Oriental Medicine (PCOM) in San Diego. He also earned a Master of Science degree in Traditional Oriental Medicine (M.S.T.O.M) and Bachelor of Professional studies (B.P.S) from Pacific College of Oriental Medicine (PCOM) in New York City. Dr. Aurelien-Nikolai is also certified by the Council of Colleges of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine(CCAOM) in Clean Needle Techniques (CNT). His clinical rotations and training in different areas of specialties; Geriatrics, Family Medicine, Gynecology, Mental Heath, Orthopedic and Neurology at PCOM teaching clinics in San Diego, CA. He completed his post-graduate training at Lincoln Hospital Mental & Health recovery- for drugs & chemicals dependency since 2001, Mesa Vista Hospital for Mental health in San Diego, He gained additional training in acupuncture for cancer patients at Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center (MKCC), integrative medicine dept, US Naval Medical Center Radiation Oncology department under supervision of Dr. Lawanda, Radiation Oncologist Dept Chair.

Dr. Aurelien-Nikolai's doctoral dissertation research project was the development of a consensus acupuncture point prescriptions for clinical patterns of radiation prostatitis (inflammation of the prostate) in collaboration with the US Naval Medical Center, Department of Radiation Oncology, and the Pacific College Oriental Medicine San Diego, CA. Which he has successfully defended and the Manuscript is ready for publish.

Dr. Aurelien-Nikolai is also a clinical faculty member at Pacific College of Oriental Medicine, New York campus supervise and teach 3rd and 4th year graduate clinical interns. He is licensed and in private practice in New York City. Other events include: Guest lecturer on smoke cessation awareness day – New York Methodist Hospital, Guest lecture forum on complementary and Alternative medicine (CAM) – Long Island University college of health Sciences and nursing, Honoree guest lecture on stress day event at Baruch College of the City University of New York.

Prior to his medical degree, Dr. Hugo Pierre Aurelien-Nikolai completed his Pre-Med studies at the college of Staten Island, CUNY and graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology. He has also completed course work towards his Doctor of Chiropractic degree from the University of Bridgeport college of Chiropractic, CT and Life University college of Chiropractic, GA.



Dr. Hugo Pierre Aurelien-Nikolai, MS, D.A.O.M, D.AC

Located in Midtown East of Manhattan, our office is easily accessible through walking distance of Grand Central terminal and all public transportation. The facility is wheelchair accessible, and designed to meet the needs of all our patients.

Hasan Khedry is our manager and patient relation coordinator. He completed his Bachelor degree at Hunter College and is currently finishing his Master degree in the field of Speech and Language Pathology. For the last 6 years, Mr. Khedry has been a valuable asset to both the practice and patients. His expertise in patient coordination as well as his charming personality, have contributed to making our patient's experience a much better and comfortable one.

Our clinic is equipped with a tranquil and serene waiting area. Three full walls of windows bring in natural light while also protecting privacy for patient relaxation and enjoyment during treatment. With wood grained flooring, and a patient-controlled stereo music system, that expand the comforting and atmosphere of the treatment.

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Harmony Healing Acupuncture's mission is to provide personalized, high-quality care on and as-needed or preventative basis.  We have created a practice that we believe in and choose for our own family members.


We are a full-service practice of dedicated, experienced staff who believe in working with our patients to maintain and improve their health. We work together to serve your entire family for all of your medical needs in all stages of life. 


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To schedule an appointment, please call: +1.9173481176. 


Hasan Khedry, B.S, M.S (In Progress)