Category Archives: Acupuncture Board

Unlicensed Man Convicted of Acting as an Acupuncturist

On January 5, 2017, Stephen Rainbolt, owner of the Alphabiotic Center of San Diego, pleaded guilty and was convicted of one misdemeanor count of unlawful use of the title “acupuncturist” and sentenced to three years of probation.  Rainbolt had been … Continue reading

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Former Acupuncturist Charged with Insurance Fraud

A Half Moon Bay man will be in San Mateo County Superior court September 23, 2015 for arraignment on charges of practicing acupuncture without a license and preparing false insurance claims. An investigation conducted by the Investigation and Enforcement Unit-Hayward … Continue reading

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