About

A Greeting from Maria...

Maria Johnson Narveson, L.Ac.

L.Ac., Licensed Acupuncturist

M.Om. Masters of Oriental Medicine

DACM, Doctorate in Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (Graduation Date: April 2021)

Hello! I'm Maria Johnson Narveson, L.Ac., owner of Point of Renewal Integrated Health in Rice Lake, WI.

Over the past 20 years, I have researched and found the key elements that will help you achieve a new level of health and well being both physically and emotionally. Through my experiences, personally and in various clinics and hospital settings, I have been so blessed to see the healing that these various disciplines can offer. Learn more about Maria >

A Greeting from Maria...

Maria Johnson Narveson, L.Ac.

L.Ac., Licensed Acupuncturist

M.Om. Masters of Oriental Medicine

DACM, Doctorate in Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (Graduation Date: April 2021)

Hello! I'm Maria Johnson Narveson, owner of Point of Renewal Integrated Health in Rice Lake, WI.

Over the past 20 years, I have researched and found the key elements that will help all of you achieve a new level of health and well being both physically and emotionally. Through my experiences, personally and in various clinics and hospital settings, I have been so blessed to see the healing that these various disciplines can offer. Learn more about Maria >

Integrated Health Team of Professionals

Point of Renewal Acupuncture | Rice Lake, WI
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Lisa Whitish

Rei of Sunshine

Energy Healer

Lisa is an intuitive/compassionate energy healer certified as an Usui Reiki Master/Teacher and Life Coach. Lisa has additional training in essential oils, pet/animal reiki, crystals, healing touch, access bars, reflexology, raindrop technique and is a lifelong learner to offer you a variety of services~natural, healthy & mindful~for your deep relaxation and inspired wellness. As a Mom, an animal/nature lover, a Young Living Independent Consultant and by utilizing her 30+ years of experience in customer service, Lisa is here to help you live your best life. 

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Sandy Hewitt

Healing 'n Massage

Certified Massage Therapist

Sandy Hewitt is a Licensed Massage Therapist that provides many different massage techniques to help you achieve the relaxation and muscle/tissue/trigger point work for a better sense of well being.  Sandy graduated from the Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College at Rice Lake in 2005. She enjoys helping people improve on their health goals. Being a Licensed Massage Therapist,  gives her the one on one contact with her clients so she can give them her full attention and focus on their concerns.  Sandy is always continuing her education with Advanced Training consisting of seminars by Robert Haase including Secrets of Deep Tissue Techniques and Therapeutic Breast Massage pertaining to preventative, post operative Techniques stimulus of lymph flow. 

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Lori Bygd

Radiant Electrology

Licensed Practical Nurse

Certified Electrologist

I am a 2021 graduate of the Eau Claire Institute of Electrology.  After twenty-one years as a Licensed Practical Nurse, I was ready for a new opportunity.  Being an electrologist allows me to utilize my nursing degree and previous work experience to help people invest in themselves with a portion of their self-care.  

More About Maria

I am a licensed Acupuncturist with a Masters Degree in Oriental Medicine from Northwestern Health Sciences University. I also have a Bachelors Degree in International Business and Marketing from Minnesota State University at Mankato. I am currently studying for my Doctorate in Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine at Pacific College of Health and Science, previously Pacific College of Oriental Medicine (PCOM).  Maria will graduate with her Doctorate in April 2021.

I have worked at M Health Fairview University of Minnesota Medical Center on the East and West Banks, Courage Kenny Rehabilitation Institute (previously known as Courage Center), Edith Davis Teaching Clinic, Northwestern Health Sciences Burnsville Clinic and University Health Services.  

Originally I grew up in Holcombe, WI and I later graduated from Eau Claire North High School.  I am married with two energetic and wonderful children.  My family and I are active in our local church and various Rice Lake community and athletic organizations.

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Education, Experience & Certifications:

  • Doctorate in Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine, Pacific College of Health and Science (Graduation: April 2021)
  • Master's Degree in Oriental Medicine, Northwestern Health Sciences University
  • Bachelor's Degree in International Business and Marketing, Minnesota State University at Mankato
  • Internships at M Health Fairview University Medical Center East and West Bank, Courage Kenny Rehabilitation Institute, Edith Davis Teaching Clinic, Northwestern Health Sciences, University Health Services. 
  • Diplomate of Acupuncture, National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (NCCAOM)
  • Member of the Wisconsin Society of Acupuncturists
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More About Me

I am a licensed Acupuncturist with a Masters Degree in Oriental Medicine from Northwestern Health Sciences University. I also have a Bachelors Degree in International Business and Marketing from Minnesota State University at Mankato. I am currently studying for my Doctorate in Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine at Pacific College of Health and Science, previously Pacific College of Oriental Medicine (PCOM).  Maria will graduate with her Doctorate in April 2021.

I have worked at M Health Fairview University of Minnesota Medical Center on the East and West Banks, Courage Kenny Rehabilitation Institute (previously known as Courage Center), Edith Davis Teaching Clinic, Northwestern Health Sciences Burnsville Clinic and University Health Services.  

Originally I grew up in Holcombe, WI and I later graduated from Eau Claire North High School.  I am married with two energetic and wonderful children.  My family and I are active in our local church and various Rice Lake community and athletic organizations.

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Education, Experience & Certifications:

  • Doctorate in Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine, Pacific College of Health and Science (Graduation: April 2021)
  • Master's Degree in Oriental Medicine, Northwestern Health Sciences University
  • Bachelor's Degree in International Business and Marketing, Minnesota State University at Mankato
  • Internships at M Health Fairview University Medical Center East and West Bank, Courage Kenny Rehabilitation Institute, Edith Davis Teaching Clinic, Northwestern Health Sciences, University Health Services. 
  • Diplomate of Acupuncture, National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (NCCAOM)
  • Member of the Wisconsin Society of Acupuncturists

What Our Patients Say

Point of Renewal Acupuncture | Rice Lake, WI

Connie D - Rice Lake

"One of the most beautiful and nurturing places I have ever been! They really have a passion for what they do and you can feel it as soon as you walk in the door. I give them a 10 out of 10!! Highly recommend!!!"

Point of Renewal Acupuncture | Rice Lake, WI

Deanne R - Chetek

"Awesome experience. I can already feel the results after just one session. I would definitely recommend acupuncture to anyone experiencing pain."