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About Calandra Center for Health & Wellness (CCHW)

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  • Teri Calandra, Dipl.Acu, MSTOM, L.Ac., LMT, RMT

    Meet Teri, founder of CCHW

    Teri Calandra MSTOM, Dipl. Ac. (NCCAOM)®, L.Ac., LMT, RMT

    Teri Calandra is the founder and owner of Calandra Center for Health & Wellness. She is licensed by the state of Illinois in acupuncture (L.Ac.), and is board certified through the National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (NCCAOM). She holds a Masters of Science in Traditional Chinese Medicine, acupuncture, and herbology.

Affiliated Practitioners and Organizations

CCHW is proud to be affiliated with these independent practitioners and organizations who share our belief in the importance of community and collaboration for healing.

The Center for New Pathways

The Center for New Pathways is an integrative wellness center in Schaumburg, offering psychotherapy, coaching, acupuncture, chiropractic, energy work, and massage services. Teri Calandra is an Affiliate of The Center for New Pathways.

Herb & Tao Acupuncture & Wellness

Herb & Tao Acupuncture and Wellness is a community of wellness practitioners, natural apothecary, and educational resources. We love herbs, collaborating, practicing, teaching, & learning natural healthcare.

CCHW welcomes like-minded practitioners!

We’d love to hear from you if you are interested in exploring ways we might work together. We are always open to collaboration. Contact us to start the conversation.

News from CCHW

  • I have found a new space for CCHW in Schaumburg that is calm, serene and filled with light. The neighboring units form a community of wellness groups and practitioners. And there is access to a different set of amenities – not the lakefront or the Museum Campus, but forest preserves, Ikea, and Woodfield Mall. This…


  • Sharing History

    We love working in Dearborn Station and being part of the communities encompassed by this building, Printer’s Row and the South Loop! A lot of that has to do with history… A Brief History of Calandra Center for Health & Wellness Teri Calandra started her practice in the South Loop about ten years ago, and…


  • What an amazing year! Calandra Acupuncture was established nearly 8 years ago, almost 5 of which were spent in Dearborn Station. When the opportunity arose for greater expansion I couldn’t pass it up! In January 2017 Calandra Center for Health & Wellness (CCHW) was born. However, CCHW did not take occupancy of 47 W. Polk…


Reception area of CCHW

Serving the Northwest suburbs

Calandra Center for Health & Wellness is conveniently located at 830 E Higgins Rd Unit 116, Schaumburg, IL 60173.

Get directions and office information.

First time with us?

Schedule a complimentary 15-minute phone consultation with us to review your health concerns and answer questions about what modality or combination of modalities might work best for you. Come to your first appointment feeling confident in your choice, and with as much understanding as possible about what to expect.