Kristien Boyle L.Ac.,MSOM.,Dipl.O.M.,Dipl.Ac.,Dipl.C.H.

Kristien is the co-founder of the Holistic Wellness Center of Charlotte where he is the Director of Functional Medicine. He holds the highest degree and licensure in oriental medicine in the United States. A licensed acupuncturist in the state of North Carolina and a nationally board-certified herbalist and acupuncturist, Kristien is renowned for his excellent bedside manner and diagnostic skills. He is a Diplomat in Oriental Medicine, which is awarded by the National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine when all four national board exams (acupuncture, herbology, western bio-medicine, and Chinese medicine) are successfully passed. Mr. Boyle is also a diplomat in Chinese herbology and acupuncture.  As a Diplomat in Oriental Medicine, practitioners must complete 60 hours of continuing education every two years.  His additional training includes certificates in Neuro-Acupuncture and Acupoint Injection Therapy. Mr. Boyle is also a certified Tension Point Therapist. He has taken many seminars in nutritional therapies, herbology and functional medicine. He has also completed advanced training in the management of Hashimoto’s and other hypothyroid disorders incorporating functional medicine with oriental medicine.  His passion is helping patients with thyroid disorders, Hashimoto’s, auto-immune conditions, diabetes, digestive disorders, female endocrine dysfunctions and adrenal disorders using research-based functional medicine. He is highly skilled at interpreting lab work, saliva testing, and stool testing.


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Medical Education & Training

At the prestigious Florida College of Integrative Medicine (FCIM), Mr. Boyle graduated at the top of his class (summa cum laude – 4.0 GPA) with a four-year Master’s degree in Oriental Medicine. At FCIM he also received a Bachelor’s of Professional Health Studies.  During his medical training he completed over 3,300 clinical and didactic hours. Mr. Boyle completed his undergraduate degree from the University of Pittsburgh.

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Consultation rates:

  • Initial Wellness Consultation: $245
  • Wellness Visit: $115
  • Initial Acupuncture Consultation: $130
  • Subsequent Acupuncture Visit: $75
  • 15 Minute Consultation: Complimentary


If you would like to discuss your case with us prior to making an appointment, please e-mail our patient advisor at

  • For Kristien Boyle L.Ac. services here in Charlotte, please call: (704) 308-2557

Please click here to check out Kristien’s blog where he writes a new post weekly