In 2005, Patty was the first Acupuncture Physician to create and run a Holistic program at Mercy Hospital in Miami, Florida.
She performed Acupuncture in patients hospital beds, not even ICU & CCU (Intensive care unit, Cardiac care unit ) was restricted from her needles. MD’s would identify admitted patients with specific medical needs and Patty would perform Acupuncture the very same day. She also treated the community and the employees of Mercy in the Outpatient Holistic Department.
Patty has been featured in the Miami Herald’s job profile section, The El Nuevo, and the cover story of Tropical Life. Additionally Channel 51 and Channel 7 have aired stories about her work in Oriental Medicine. She has given back to the community by performing countless lectures in the Miami area, educating the public about health and healing with Natural Medicine. Patty was so honored to have received the Veronique Spiritual Healer award in 2003. At Shin, Patty has been performing Acupuncture, Reflexology, Weight Management, Health Coaching, and a wide array of Healing Arts.