About Us

Acupuncturist Scott Nugent (L.Ac.)

Franklin Acupuncture & Herbal Medicine was founded on the premise of delivering the highest level of healthcare utilizing only natural methods. Nationally board certified acupuncturist and founder of Franklin Acupuncture & Herbal Medicine, Scott Nugent believes that even complex and difficult to treat health conditions can be treated effectively with acupuncture and Chinese herbal medicine. 

Scott holds a master’s degree in Chinese medicine. His training includes four years of post-graduate level study pertaining to Classical Chinese medicine.  His treatments include a combination approach of acupuncture, Chinese herbal medicine, Chinese medical nutrition, and cupping.  He is a licensed acupuncturist in the state of Tennessee and is nationally board certified by the National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (NCCAOM).