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Lafayette Acupuncture & Functional Medicine – Benjamin Dierauf, LAc

At Lafayette Acupuncture & Functional Medicine we bring 25+ years of experience to help you recover and maintain balance and health. This includes the treatment of aches and pains, injuries, digestive disorders, gynecological issues, allergies, immune deficiencies, fatigue, sleep disorders and stress, and many other conditions. For information on conditions we work with, check out ‘Conditions Treated.’

After completing the Initial Intake Form, your first visit will include a detailed review of the issues affecting your health and quality of life. From this, we will work out a comprehensive treatment plan together. Besides acupuncture, we may prescribe herbal medicine and supplements, and use other methods to help you, including bodywork, moxa, suction cups and guasha (dermal scraping). We may also recommend that you get Functional Medicine lab tests specific for your situation. For more information, check out ‘Common Acupuncture Questions.’

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Benjamin Dierauf, Licensed Acupuncturist at Lafayette Acupuncture & Functional Medicine

Lafayette Acupuncture & Functional Medicine Hours

  • Sundays Closed
  • Mondays 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM
  • Tuesdays 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
  • Wednesdays 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM
  • Thursdays 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM
  • Fridays 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM
  • Saturdays 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Conditions Treated


Acupuncture & East Asian Medicine has developed over thousands of years to treat a wide range of health imbalances/diseases. Listed below are some of the health conditions treated most frequently at Lafayette Acupuncture:

Lafayette Acupuncture Video Presentation:

Introducing Lafayette Acupuncture with Benjamin Dierauf, LAc:

If you have questions or comments, please review the rest of the site, including ‘Common Questions,’ and call or use the email form on the right. We will respond as quickly as possible.


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