At Rocky Coast Family Acupuncture We Get It.

Our modern, fast-paced world is challenging. Just like you, we are trying to get rid of aches and pains, to stay healthy and ultimately to achieve great health, in body and mind. Our health is one of the most important things in life, but you already know that. It’s why you’re here. Maybe you are seeking alternative medicine because mainstream medicine has let you down. Or, maybe you want to combine the treatment your doctor is recommending with alternative medicine. Either way, we offer a down-to-earth, refreshing approach to holistic medicine that works for our clients.

Matthew Brown

Matt Brown is a licensed acupuncturist specializing in the treatment of chronic pain, anxiety, depression, digestive disorders, respiratory illnesses, and women’s health. He graduated from the New England School of Acupuncture at MCPHS with an MAOM degree and has treated patients in a variety of settings including a free clinic in Worcester, MA; a VA hospital; and a low-income senior center.

Before embarking on a career in Chinese medicine, Matt worked as a case manager with veterans experiencing homelessness. He enjoys forming open and supportive relationships with his patients, and sees those relationships as vital to the healing process.

A native of Gorham, Matt is proud to serve southern Maine and to be a part of the Rocky Coast family. In his free time he enjoys recording music, writing creatively, playing baseball with his team, and cooking with family and friends.


All new patients should fill out the New Patient Form.

Returning Visitor? Schedule an appointment with Matt today.

Jason does acupuncture in Portland Maine.
Jason Stein

CO-FOUNDER, LAc, M.Ac

Jason is Board Certified by the National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine. He earned his Master’s Degree in Chinese Medicine from the Northwest Institute of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine in Seattle. His philosophy is that in order to achieve optimal health, we must first achieve balance of mind, body and spirit. Jason’s specialties are the treatment of: chronic pain, digestive disorders, headaches, women’s health & fertility, pediatrics. View Jason’s Maine Magazine interview “5,000 Years Old, 37 Years Young”.


All new patients should fill out the New Patient Form.

Returning Visitor? Schedule an appointment with Jason today.

Leah Chamberlin

LAc, M.Ac

Leah is Board Certified by the National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine. She has a Master’s from The New England School of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine in Newton Massachusetts. She has worked at Boston Medical Center in the Integrative Medicine Pediatric Pain Clinic, Orthopedic Clinic at Malden Hospital and also various community clinics. Some of her specialty areas include orthopedic style acupuncture, pediatrics, anxiety/depression, digestive disorders and pain management.


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Returning Visitor? Schedule an appointment with Leah today.

Portland Maine Acupuncture: Beth Herzig
Beth Herzig

CO-FOUNDER, LAc, M.Ac

Beth is Board Certified by the National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine and the National Association of Detox Acupuncture. She has a Master’s from The Northwest Institute of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine in Seattle. A native of New England, she has enjoyed living and working in Maine since 2003. She specializes in infertility, chronic pain, and has worked extensively with teens and others suffering from depression, anxiety and PTSD.


All new patients should fill out the New Patient Form.

Returning Visitor? Schedule an appointment with Beth today.

Sarah Belisle, LAc, MAc, PhD
Sarah Belisle

LAc, MAc, PhD

Sarah is Board Certified by the National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine and the National Association of Detox Acupuncture. She has a Master’s from The Seattle Institute of East Asian Medicine. In addition to her work as an acupuncturist, Sarah teaches yoga and holds a doctorate in nutrition research.  She enjoys working with patients and helping them to create healthy habits that so that they can feel their best.  She specializes in the treatment of pain, depression, anxiety, women’s health and orthopedics (including Dry Needling).

Sarah’s Good Medicine is practicing yoga, spending time with her family and friends, and walking her dogs.


All new patients should fill out the New Patient Form.

Returning Visitor? Schedule an appointment with Sarah today.