At Inner Gate Acupuncture, we believe that everyone's healing process is unique. We all want to feel better and live pain free lives, but each of us achieves this differently. We honor these differences and try to approach each patient in a unique way.
All treatments at Inner Gate Acupuncture start with a thorough evaluation in which we listen to your health concern and develop an effective treatment plan to speed the recovery of your condition. We incorporate massage, cupping, guasha and Chinese herbal medicine into your acupuncture treatment when warranted and explain how each addresses your particular condition.
We use massage with our acupuncture treatments
We accept all major medical and motor vehicle insurance
We verify benefits so that you know the cost before treatment
We offer evening and weekend appointments
Practitioners | Acupuncturists
Jerrod Puckett, D.C.
Dr. Jerrod Puckett was born and raised in Southern Oregon. He graduated from Portland State University and then went on to receive his Doctor of Chiropractic Degree along with a Master of Science in Sports Medicine from the University of Western States.
Dr. Puckett has a passion for treating all types of injuries and will tailor his treatments to each patient’s injuries and needs.
Jerrod treats automobile accidents, sports injuries, workplace injuries, repetitive motion injuries, poor posture, herniated discs, sciatica and more.
Dr. Krebsbach is a family practice Naturopathic doctor and acupuncturist practicing in Portland, Oregon. She specializes in bioidentical hormones, thyroid care, digestive health, and autoimmune conditions. Dr. Krebsbach moved to the Pacific Northwest to attend the National University of Natural Medicine. Throughout the six-year Naturopathic and Chinese medicine program, she mentored with doctors specializing in cancer care, women’s health, HIV, and endocrinology.
Bob Perna L.M.T.
Bob graduated from the National Massage Therapy Institute in Wilmington, DE in 2009. He earned his license to practice massage in Oregon shortly after moving from Pennsylvania in 2014.
Bob’s primary focus is therapeutic massage, combining deep tissue, myofascial and sports massage techniques to help alleviate pain and restore mobility to the body’s joints. His style is methodical and intentional; he loves to help clients discover the roots of their pain and movement dysfunctions, and provide them with comprehensive self care plans to create lasting benefits.
Outside of massage and personal training, Bob has a deep passion for the sport of lacrosse, having coached players of all ages for the past ten years after his playing career. When not in the massage studio or on the lacrosse field, he enjoys reading books on the body and spirituality while cuddled up with his pug, Dutch.
Chance Henritzy L.M.T.
Chance is a Portland native. He has great enthusiasm and curiosity and enjoys studying functional movement. His passion is helping others live with less pain and more happiness.
He specializes in targeting specific motions that cause pain, working deeply in the muscles to help eliminate pain and prevent its return. He is focused, present, and devoted to helping each individual in whatever way he can.
Chance uses multiple massage techniques including Tui-Na, Thai Massage, Deep Tissue and Structural Bodywork. He enjoys working with athletes and is able to use his own athletic background to inform treatments.
He enjoys staying active and while he's not giving or receiving massage you can find him hiking, lifting, or training jiujitsu.