Doctors of Oriental Medicine and Acupuncturist Physicians are considered in the state of Florida, as Primary Care Physicians. They are trained in accredited graduate schools for 3-4 years. The NCCAOM (National Commission for the Certification of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine) maintains a directory of certified practitioners on their web site,

In addition, you might read the Acupuncture Information and Resource Package from the National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine (NCCAM).