Dr. Shohre Mehvar is a licensed Acupuncturist and the owner of Newport Wellness Group. She specializes in pain management, migraine headaches, fibromyalgia, depression, anxiety, the acupuncture "face-lift" and has created her own weight loss protocol which employs acupuncture, herbal medicine, nutritional supplements, diet and lifestyle changes using western and eastern medicine simultaneously. She received her Doctorate and Master’s degree in Oriental Medicine and Acupuncture. She believes in the power of integrating the best of western and eastern therapies together for optimal results. As a cancer survivor she has a passion for supporting women and men during difficult times in their lives with compassion, education and guidance. In Iran, she was a high school teacher, studied fashion design in Germany and chose Acupuncture and integrative medicine after her experience with cancer deciding to leave pharmacy school for Alternative and complementary medicine.