Meet Our Providers
Stefanie Beniek, L.Ac., MaOM
Stefanie is founder of Family Tree Acupuncture, a licensed Acupuncturist and practitioner of traditional Chinese medicine who specializes in fertility, pregnancy, labor and delivery and postpartum care. In addition to her private practice, she is an Acupuncturist with Allina Health at Mercy Hospital’s MotherBaby Center, where she provides care to inpatients in Labor and Delivery and Postpartum.
She received her Master’s in Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine from Northwestern Health Sciences University in Minnesota and has been specializing in obstetrics and gynecology from the beginning. She is board certified with the National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (NCCAOM) and licensed by the Minnesota Board of Medical Practice. Completing advanced training in obstetric acupuncture has truly enriched the depth of her practice.
One of her passions is teaching both patients and other medical providers to understand the breadth traditional Chinese medicine has to offer in obstetrics and gynecology. She holds classes regularly on acupuncture/acupressure during labor & delivery and postpartum recovery.
Stefanie enjoys city life near Lake Nokomis in South Minneapolis, Minnesota with her husband, their energetic sons and senior dog. When she's not working you can find her at the lake, up north along the Mississippi, biking with her boys or taking road trips with her family.
Anne Kleeberger, L.Ac., MaOM
Anne Kleeberger is a practitioner of Traditional Chinese Medicine who uses her extensive training to create a treatment plan to fit the needs of each patient. She specializes in women's reproductive medicine and strives to support her patients physically and emotionally through their fertility journey. Some of the conditions that she treats are PMS, menstrual disorders, miscarriage support, PCOS, support through IVF and IUI treatments, and stress/anxiety. She also enjoys working with women to create optimal health during and after pregnancy. In addition to women’s health, Anne works with men’s health and fertility, patients who have both acute and chronic pain, and digestive issues.
Anne is a Licensed Acupuncturist in the State of Minnesota and is board-certified by the National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (NCCAOM). After graduating with a Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology from University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire, Anne completed her Master's Degree in Traditional Chinese Medicine at Northwestern Health Sciences University in Minnesota.
Before joining the Family Tree Acupuncture team, Anne was a Senior Research Assistant with the Neurosurgery Department at Hennepin County Medical Center where she focused on researching a multimodal diagnosis for traumatic brain injuries.
Anne loves living in the Powderhorn neighborhood of Minneapolis with her husband and their dog. In her pastime she enjoys camping, hiking, biking and rock climbing, as well as traveling the world.
Nancy Anderson-Bierma, L.Ac., MaOM
Nancy Anderson-Bierma is a licensed acupuncturist with a Masters degree in Acupuncture and Oriental medicine from Minnesota Institute of Acupuncture and Herbal Studies and Northwestern Health Sciences University. She graduated in 1998 and and has practiced in the Twin Cities since that time. Nancy is a teacher and clinical supervisor in the acupuncture college at Northwestern Health Sciences University where she has been employed since 2002. Her experience as an acupuncture practitioner and herbalist is broad and ranges from work in hospitals and chiropractic clinics to acupuncture and pediatric acupuncture clinics.
Nancy is board certified with the National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine and is licensed by the Minnesota Board of Medical Practice.
Nancy also has a Bachelor of Music Education degree from Drake University and is a professional jazz pianist.
For many years, she specialized in teaching music and creativity to young children. Nancy is an artist and loves to spend time with her family, which includes 3 young grandchildren and two cats.