Welcome to Tybee Acupuncture 

Tybee Marruzzi is a Massachusetts licensed, national board certified acupuncturist who has been providing high quality, affordable care on Boston’s South Shore for 17 years.

The goal in this office is to get you out of pain fast.  Trained on the west coast, Tybee offers a variety of specialized techniques and utilizes her unique skills to get you back to where you used to be — living life, pain-free!

Pain presents in so many ways; Tybee has provided great relief to those suffering from all types of pain syndromes:

Psychological/Emotional

  • anxiety/depression
  • stress
  • sleep disorders
  • PTSD
  • grieving issues
  • mood disorders
Physical

  • various injuries
  • pre-and-post surgery
  • muscle and joint pain, arthritis
  • headaches
  • gynecological conditions/PMS
  • digestive issues
  • syndromes resulting from a chronic illness such as Lyme disease or an autoimmune disease
  • cancer support

During the first visit, a comprehensive health assessment is performed, including a review of your medical history.

An individual treatment plan is then formulated, and only the safest, most effective acupuncture techniques are utilized to ensure the best possible results.

TCM and Seasonal Affective Disorder

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Walnuts and Your Brain

Many people like to add walnuts to food to add some zest and a little crunchy kick, but walnuts are much more than a flavor additive, as they are chock full of healthy properties and have been used in Asia as an overall health tonic and brain booster for years. Let’s take a nutty look at walnuts.    

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The Shen Mind Connection

Traditional Chinese Medicine looks at things differently and while it may be a little confusing, there is usually some common ground that can be found upon examination and explanation. One such area is the idea of the mind. The mind in Traditional Chinese Medicine is commonly referred to as the shen.

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