Jim Burnis, MAc, DiplAc, Acupuncturist in Gold Canyon
Jim Burnis,M.Ac.,Dipl.Ac.is a licensed acupuncturist. He owns Acupuncture Alternatives in Gold Canyon Arizona. Jim's MS Degree in Acupuncture is from the Phoenix Institute of Herbal Medicine and Acupuncture. He is a Diplomate in Acupuncture thru the National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (NCCAOM). Jim completed a postgraduate internship at the Chengdu University of Traditional Chinese Medicine in Chengdu, China after completing his studies at PIHMA. JIm has completed Advanced Herbalist Training from the Institute of Chinese Herbology.Undergraduate work includes BS degree from Arizona State University, and technical training in Medical Imaging.
The analytical approach of Traditional Chinese Medicine is the primary tool for diagnosis and treatment; however, he utilizes meridian therapy, trigger point therapy, the balance method, five-element, and auricular therapy as necessary.
His focus is and will remain one on one personalized attention and treatment. The very serene desert location of his practice adds to the healing environment.
Call or Email Jim Burnis for a free consultation now - (480) 382-8945


  • Years in Practice: 10+ Years
  • School: PIHMA
  • Year Graduated: 2000
  • License No. and State: 0121 Arizona


  • Avg Cost (per session): $60 - $70
  • Accepts Insurance: Yes
  • Accepted Payment Methods: Mastercard, Visa

Accepted Insurance Plans
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  • Addiction
  • Allergies
  • Arthritis
  • Back Pain
  • Common Cold
  • Depression
  • Eating Disorders
  • Headache
  • Muscle Aches
  • Nutrition
  • OB-GYN
  • Orthopedics
  • Pain Management
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Stress
  • Weight Loss

Client Focus


  • Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
  • Adults
  • Elders (65+)

Treatment Preferences


  • Auricular Acupuncture
  • Chinese Acupuncture
  • Five Element Acupuncture
  • Trigger Point Acupuncture

Treatment Techniques

  • Cupping
  • Electro acupuncture
  • Gua Sha
  • Herbal Medicine
  • Moxibustion
  • Tuina
Last Modified: 01 Nov 2016
Jim Burnis, MAc, DiplAc, Acupuncturist in Gold Canyon

Jim Burnis

Acupuncturist, MAc, DiplAc