MEET OUR PROVIDERS

JAZMINE COLLINS, LAc, LE, Dipl. O.M.

Licensed Chinese Medicine Practitioner 

Board Certified in TCM Dermatology

Jazmine is a graduate of AOMA Graduate School of Integrative Medicine, Diplomate of Oriental Medicine, and Internationally Board Certified TCM Dermatologist.  Jazmine has spent over 11 years as a skin care professional, and is dedicated to providing care for dermatological and other chronic conditions in Southwest Austin. She studied  TCM Dermatology under the guidance of world-renowned TCM Dermatologist, Mazin Al-Khafaji and is a member of the International TCM Dermatology Association.

This, combined with her knowledge and expertise as a licensed skin care professional allows her to treat complex dermatological conditions such as melasma, eczema, psoriasis, acne, and premature aging using both state-of-the-art modalities in conjunction with natural therapeutics and Traditional Chinese Medicine.  In her treatment room you’ll find everything she needs to practice functional medicine. That includes top tier medical-grade products alongside organically and herbally-centered therapeutics to treat the most stubborn skin and autoimmune conditions. Her mission is to improve your skin and body from the inside out with the most natural approach possible.

While Jazmine has a strong emphasis on treating dermatological disorders, she also treats acute and chronic pain, autoimmune conditions, and women’s health using acupuncture and herbal medicine.

Jazmine is married to her life partner of 12 years, has three boys, three dogs and a cat. On her off days you can find her trail riding throughout Austin and spending time outdoors. She is an avid learner and is currently a Doctoral candidate at AOMA, specializing in Integrative Medicine whilst also earning her Functional Medicine certificate through the Institute for Functional Medicine (IFM).

DEREK FLORES-LEFRANC, LAc, CNMT

Chinese Medicine Practitioner

Derek comes from a family involved in many aspects of medicine, from scientific research, medical device engineering, to medical doctor. From a young age, he has been fascinated by the human body’s ability to recover from illnesses. Growing up in Ponce, Puerto Rico, he was exposed to many home remedies. After moving to the United States at a young age he would listen closely to relatives discussing cases. These experiences solidified his desire to pursue his passion for integrative medicine throughout undergraduate studies at Indiana University School of Medicine and graduate studies at the Academy of Oriental Medicine Austin.

His wellness philosophy is that one’s body is an interconnected system and therefore should be treated as a whole. His treatments focus on giving patients relief while learning the origin of the condition to most effectively address the concern at hand. Derek is passionate about working with his patients towards a better quality of life.

On his spare time, he enjoys dancing West Coast swing and Salsa with his wife Kari. He also plays guitar and the Puerto Rican cuatro when he is not walking his dog, Frodo. Derek has been a hospital healthcare professional in Austin for 8 years and strives to collaborate with other healthcare providers. He is also an Adjunct faculty at Academy of Oriental Medicine Austin and working on a peer-reviewed publication.

Additional Training: Derek graduated from Chengdu TCM Hospital Study Abroad Program and completed the Integrative Medicine Oncology Training Program from Sloan Kettering Cancer Center.

SAL COLLINS, PHC

Certified Herbalist +  Primal Health Coach 

Sal is a Certified Western Herbalist providing services to those interested in re-learning healthy eating habits and using nature’s gift to induce self-healing. He promotes rebalancing of the body using Western herbs to address a wide variety of ailments including acute care for colds and sinus issues, chronic conditions such as stress and fatigue, women’s health issues such as: dysmenorrhea, amenorrhea and PMS, plus much more. 

As a Health Coach, he works with clients on learning how to get and stay fit while considering our modern day fast paced life. His philosophy rests in ancestral health principles that use the body’s natural ability to reprogram itself by using real-food, low-carb eating, inspired movement and play, and stress-reduction and balance in all aspects of life. Sal’s no-nonsense attitude and incredible ability to motivate is the key to his and your success! Eat primal, live long!

Health Coaching

Meal Plans: $59

Single Session: $99

Monthly Package: $350

12 Week Package*:  $799

*includes meal plans

Herbal Consultation $39 + price of herbs

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RACHEL HINOJOSA

Chinese Medicine & Asian Bodywork Practitioner 

Rachel Hinojosa believes that the journey to health looks different for each individual. There is no one path for healing and she adapts her treatment and approach to precisely your needs. Rachel draws from her traditional indigenous herbalism background along with Chinese medical training and philosophy to inform her practice. Foundational to all her work is to establish health through harmony and mindfulness.   Whether you’re looking to support your reproductive health, an athlete with aches and pains, suffering from chronic pain, manage stress from day to day life, (you name it), she believes reaching physical and emotional health can be a collaborative process.

Through Chinese medicine, Asian bodywork, and herbalism Rachel is here to ease discomfort and reach your wellness goals in a lasting way. Her education includes four years of graduate education in Chinese medicine, herbal medicine training through apprenticeship, self-study and formal education for over fifteen years. She has over twelve years of experience in reproductive health care, mainly female reproductive stages and transgender health. Seeking treatment with Rachel, you will find a resource for reproductive health, athletes, pain management, stress management, and preventative care. You will receive individualized treatment, trauma-informed care within a safe space, welcome to all bodies and LGBTQ+ people. 

Rachel’s Pricing:

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Single Service: $100

Package  of 4: $350

One month pass*:  $425

*one month pass includes up to, but not exceeding, two treatments a week.

Herbal Consultation $50 + price of herbs