About Us

Lisa Lowe is the founder of Life Long Acupuncture.

She earned her Master of Science in Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine from Southwest Acupuncture College in Boulder Colorado in 2003.

This four-year program consists of 3,000+ hours of education including 1,000 hours of clinical practice. There were also numerous opportunities for externships, and Lisa enjoyed taking advantage of all of them.  She worked at Boulder County Aids Project, Longmont Hospital’s Oncology unit, and Golden West Retirement Community.

She was awarded a Diplomate in Oriental Medicine by the National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (NCCAOM) in September 2003. This includes certification in Clean Needle Technique and Chinese Herbology, in addition to Acupuncture.
It also includes adjunctive therapies such as moxibustion (heat therapy), tui na (Chinese massage), gua sha (friction therapy), acupressure, cupping, auriculotherapy, and dietary and lifestyle recommendations.  

Since graduating from SWAC, Lisa has enjoyed maintaining a private practice, as well as operating as co-owner an Arvada-based community clinic that over seven years served thousands of patients, many of whom were low-income.

Lisa has studied and mentored with renowned TCM and fertility expert, Randine Lewis, PhD, the author of The Infertility Cure, and founder of The Fertile Soul program for women and couples seeking fertility assistance.

She has also completed the NCCAOM approved Treatment of Infertility Course with world renowned Doctor of Chinese Medicine, teacher, and author, Jane Lyttleton in 2008, and is a Fellow of the American Board of Oriental Medicine (ABORM).

She is a licensed Acupuncturist in Colorado, NCCAOM Nationally Board Certified, and an active member of the Acupuncture Association of Colorado (AAC).

Heide Manns is a Florida native and a fresh resident of Colorado.

She studied Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine at Dragon Rises College in Gainesville, FL and has extensive training in Shen-Hammer pulse diagnostics, and experience in practice treating many health conditions including but not limited to injury recovery and sports medicine.

Heide earned her original certificate of Classical Pilates from Power Pilates in Palm Beach, FL. and is currently certified through the Pilates Method Alliance.

She practiced Acupuncture privately for 6 years in Key Largo and Islamorada, FL. where she also worked as an exercise pysiologist at Mariner’s Hospital Wellness Center.

Heide has over 13 years of personal training experience with unique experience in medical exercise and functional training for injury recovery and weight loss.

She has worked with children, elderly, chronic conditions, and people who simply want to be healthier and stronger!

Heide is a licensed acupuncturist in the states of Florida and Colorado, and is NCCAOM Nationally Board Certified to practice acupuncture and Chinese Medicine.