Wellness At The Center is open for in-person appointments with increased sanitation and appointment spacing measures to protect against CoVid-19 transmission. Details for protocols can be veiwed at our page: Co-Vid-19 Protocols for acupuncture treatment. Thank you for your understanding.

Wellness At The Center 

Wellness At The Center brings Acupuncture & East Asian Medicine and a holistic healing approach to the Lents neighborhood of SE Portland.


Treatments are individually created with one simple goal in mind: Restore you to a natural state of balance and with that a greater level of health and vitality.

Pain of any kind makes it difficult to enjoy life and is a real indicator that something is wrong and needs to be addressed.  The holistic modalities of Acupuncture & East Asian Medicine, Chiropractic Medicine and dietary therapies systematically treat the whole person to get to the root of physical and emotional pain and illness.


Appointments are available Monday through Saturday at our Lents Town Center, SE Portland office with Dixie Small, LAc, DAOM and Alison Loercher, LAc, MAOM:

Wellness At The Center

8931 SE Foster Rd., Suite 102, Portland, OR 97266  

P: 503-255-7000   F: 503-255-7001 go

Schedule with Alison Loercher by calling 971-373-8378 or clicking here: The Vital Compass-Southeast, and specify the North or Southeast Portland location.

Schedule with Dr. Dixie Small online using the “Book Appointment” link below, by calling 503-255-7000 or email New patients must please call or email to schedule their initial appointment, as opposed to scheduling online. 

Appointments available  Monday – Saturday in SE Portland, at the Lents Town Center office with extended evening hours.

Book Appointment

Wellness At The Center is located on the north side of the Lents Town Center building, the opposite side from Oliver’s Cafe. You can enter Suite 102 directly from the parking lot. We are on the #14 TriMet Bus line and a 5-minute walk from the Max Light Rail – Green line at SE Foster Road and I-205.



  • Evening & weekend appointments available.

Most insurance is accepted for Acupuncture. Please provide your insurance information and date of birth when scheduling and verify your coverage for Acupuncture.

Dixie Small is in-network with the following insurances:

Alison Loercher is in-network with these insurances:

Access 20-30% savings from our dedicated online store for Wellness At The Center here: 
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