Herbal Medicine
Functional Medicine

21 Tamal Vista, Suite 175

Corte Madera, CA 94925


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About Us

Welcome to Balance Restored Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine, a private medical practice providing acupuncture, functional medicine, herbal medicine and supplements, and dietary & lifestyle counseling to patients in Marin County and the San Francisco Bay Area.

The Acupuncturists at Balance Restored are dedicated to:

  • supporting women and couples in realizing their dreams of family
  • guiding women through pregnancy and postpartum
  • helping women navigate the transition from menarche, through reproductive years, to vibrant menopause, treating symptoms such as hot flashes, night sweats
  • alleviating acute and chronic pain
  • treating stress-related health issues, including insomnia, digestive disorders, immunity, colds & flu, etc.
  • educating to empower patients’ self-care, health and wellness
  • encouraging a deeper relationship with one’s health & well-being
Susan Fox, M.S., L.Ac, FABORM

Susan Fox, M.S., L.Ac, FABORM

Susan founded Balance Restored with the vision that practitioners of different modalities work together in support of patient care. She is a Fellow of and served on the Board of Directors for the American Board of Oriental Reproductive Medicine; a member of the NorCal Group of Fertility Acupuncturists who specialize in reproductive healthcare; and a founding member of Dr. Randine Lewis’ Clinicians of The Fertile Soul, a collaborative that delves into the inextricable Spirit-Mind-Body component of fertility. Susan enjoys professional relationships with OB/Gyn and Reproductive Endocrinologist medical doctors in Marin and the Bay Area, as well as naturopathic and chiropractic doctors, nutritionists, psychotherapists and massage therapists. She also works at Marin General Hospital’s Center for Integrative Health & Wellness. Susan earned her Masters Degree at Meiji College of Oriental Medicine in Berkeley, California.

Daniela Freda, L.Ac., M.S., L.Ac.

Daniela Freda, L.Ac., M.S., L.Ac.

Daniela brings 11 years’ experience in private practice to Balance Restored. Her specialty is in women’s hormonal healthy, fertility and pregnancy. Daniela developed a Migraine Relief Program, a holistic and integrative approach to preventing and treating headaches and migraines. Daniela is licensed in California and is nationally certified as a Diplomate in Oriental Medicine. She earned her Master’s of Science degree in Traditional Chinese Medicine from the American College of Traditional Chinese Medicine in San Francisco. Learn more about Daniela Freda

Andrew Rader, M.S., L.Ac.

Andrew Rader, M.S., L.Ac.

Acupuncture Lounge at Balance Restored is offered by Andrew Rader, L.Ac. Along with his unique ability to treat effectively using points from knees to toes, elbows to fingers, ears and head, Andrew integrates hypnotherapy into his practice as appropriate. In the lounge setting, patients recline in zero-gravity chairs with relaxing music playing in the background. This method is extremely effective in treating pain anywhere in the body, whether chronic or acute. Andrew has been in practice for nearly 30 years using this form of acupuncture to successfully treat many forms of pain.