Lara Rosenthal, L.Ac is an acupuncturist and Chinese herbologist who has been specializing in women's health and fertility for over ten years. Her philosophy of practice is to work with the body from the foundation up, to coax it back into its natural state of balance where it can function optimally. She maintains a private practice in Manhattan and provides acupuncture services at NYU Medical Center's Fertility Center. She has served as a faculty member at Pacific College of Oriental Medicine in New York, and as a clinical supervisor at the NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases' Initiative for Women with Disabilities. Her work on acupuncture and in vitro fertilization has been published in Fertility and Sterility, and The Journal of Chinese Medicine.