Vanessa Mock, MAOM, L.Ac., is a Nationally Board-Certified Diplomate and Herbalist with the National Certification Commission for Acupuncture & Herbal Medicine. Vanessa is a graduate from the American College of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine located in Houston, Texas. Prior to relocating to Salt Lake City and joining the Anodyne team, Vanessa owned and operated Heights Acupuncture & Wellness Clinic in Houston, Texas. 

Besides being an acupuncturist full-time, Vanessa has been teaching Hatha yoga since 2007 and has extensively studied with master teachers in the field of whom have generously shared their knowledge with over 500 hours of training. Prior to teaching yoga, she worked in the health industry for over 15 years as a NSCA certified personal trainer and fitness instructor. 

Vanessa has personally  experienced, witnessed, and helped others heal with Chinese Medicine. She is ecstatic to be working in a collaborative environment in which both eastern and western philosophy and techniques are utilized to heal a person’s conditions, treating the root cause rather than the branch. In her free time, you can find her outdoors enjoying beautiful Utah with her two dogs and husband, Eugene.