Dr. Réquel Lopes, AP is the owner and healing practitioner at Dragonfly Wellness in Hollywood and Fort Lauderdale, FL. She earned her graduate degree in Acupuncture and Traditional Chinese Medicine from the prestigious AOMA Graduate School of Integrative Medicine, in Austin, Texas. She is a licensed acupuncture physician in the state of Florida and board certified by the National Certification of Oriental Medicine Diplomat of Oriental Medicine (NCCAOM) in Oriental Medicine. She obtained her undergraduate degree at Barnard College of Columbia University in Psychology. She is a member of Florida State Oriental Medical Association.
She has been treating patients for the past 10 years. As a licensed Acupuncture Physician, she brings her extensive experience to her patients by using an integrative care approach. She uses various modalities in combination, to best address her patient’s needs. This comprehensive approach may include acupuncture, cupping therapy, Chinese herbal formulations, as well as lifestyle counseling to restore balance and promote optimal health for the body, mind, and spirit. She incorporates various styles and techniques with her gentle needling treatments –Traditional Chinese Medicine, Five Element, Esoteric Acupuncture (Sankey Acupuncture), Master Tung Style, Dr. Tan’s Balance method, and Neuro-acupuncture from Dr. Hao.
Dr. Lopes treats successfully a wide variety of pain, headaches, gynecological and fertility challenges, insomnia and emotional issues. In the past year she has added Conscious Connected Breathing sessions to her healing toolbox. This modality increases oxygenation facilitating awareness and release of stuck energy that could create disease or pain. She is fueled by her passion to help people to truly take hold of their health and wellness. She is successful because she listens and empowers each one to reach their goals.
Dr. Lopes is involved in supporting the HIV community as Executive Director of the World AIDS Museum and Educational Center. Additionally, Réquel gives back to her community in many ways. She participates in health and wellness fairs, fundraising events and she is the chair of the HIV Planning Council and a board member of The Poverello Center, one of the largest food banks in Broward County. She is a firm believer in a holistic approach to healthcare, which includes personal and community healing.
WHAT PEOPLE SAY
"Our daughter was riddled with chronic cutting. Acupuncture has given our family a new lease on life. Since she's been seeing Dr. Lopes, she's managing her stress in healthy ways. Thank you from the bottom of our hearts."
— John & Laura Hamilton, Parents
3455 NE 12 Terrace, Suite 3
Oakland Park, FL 33334
Tel: (954) 951-5982