Lockhart Wilcox, D.O.M., M.S.
Glenn Lockhart Wilcox was born in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada on June 19, 1951. His original training was in art and design. He began his career in
Oriental Medicine in 1973 in Canada and emegrated to study and practice in Santa
Cruz, California in 1974. Dr. Wilcox moved to Santa Fe, New Mexico in 1978 to
continue his study of acupuncture, life medicine and aikido with Sensei Masahilo
Nakazono, a Japanese master. In 1980 he graduated from Sensei Nakazono’s school
in Santa Fe – the Kototama Institute School of Natural Life Medicine – where he
was later on the faculty. Years later, Dr. Wilcox returned to school and
completed a focused study of Chinese herbal medicine at Southwest Acupuncture
College, Santa Fe, from which he received a Master of Science in Oriental
Medicine degree in 1992.
Dr. Wilcox is a licensed Doctor of Oriental Medicine in New
Mexico and is Board Certified for Expanded Practice in Injection Therapy, Intravenous
Therapy and Bioidentical Hormone Therapy by the New Mexico Board of Acupuncture
and Oriental Medicine. He is nationally board certified and a diplomate of the
National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (NCCAOM)
in Oriental Medicine which includes Acupuncture, Chinese Herbology and Bodywork
Therapy. He has completed the American College of Integrative Medicine two year
educational program as a Primary Care Provider of Integrative Primary Care
Natural Medicine. He has also completed the National Board of Acupuncture
Orthopedics year long specialty educational program in
In New Mexico, Dr. Wilcox began his practice of oriental
medicine in Santa Fe and in 1981 moved his clinic to Albuquerque. He combines
highly effective and painless traditional Japanese acupuncture and manual
bodywork therapy with herbal and nutritional medicine, which he integrates with
bioidentical hormone therapy. To this he has added injection therapy which
includes prolozone, prolotherapy, neurotherapy, and trigger point therapy, as well as
intravenous infusion therapy with high dose vitamin C, ozone, ultraviolet blood
photoluminescence therapy, hydrogen peroxide, chelation therapy and intravenous
Since 1980 he has specialized in the treatment of parasites,
working and studying with world class M.D. and Ph.D. parasitologist, Dr. Hammed
A. Ibraheem, founder of the Eko University of Medicine and Health Sciences in
During 2007 and 2008, Dr. Wilcox was the founding Medical
Director of New Health Insight – The Center for Integrative Medicine and
Biological Dentistry in Albuquerque.
Dr. Wilcox served on the State of New Mexico Board of
Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine for seven years, five years as chairman. He
was the founding president of the Federation of Acupuncture and Oriental
Medicine Regulatory Agencies, a national organization that links state licensing
boards, and was elected the first honorary lifetime member of that organization.
He was a founding member of the Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine Association of
New Mexico and served eight terms as its president. That organization voted him
“Acupuncturist of the Year” in 1989 and “Doctor of Oriental Medicine of the
Year” in 1997. He is also a founding member of the American Association of
Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine which voted him “Acupuncturist of The Year” in
1993 and “State Board Member of the Year” in 1997.
Since 1988, in New Mexico, Dr. Wilcox led the oriental
medicine profession to initiate the creation of cutting-edge laws that have
mandated insurance reimbursement for oriental medical services and that have
evolved the oriental medicine scope of practice into the twenty-first century.
These laws have served as an example to which other states and other healthcare
professions aspire. Most notable is the creation of the Expanded Practice Board Certification. This authorizes New Mexico doctors of oriental medicine, with
advanced training and certification, to integrate injection therapy, intravenous
therapy and bioidentical hormone therapy into the oriental medical system, thus
evolving the most mature, holistic and integrative system of medicine in the
Dr. Wilcox maintains a clinic in Placitas, New Mexico and consults with patients across the United States and in Canada. For more information visit
DrGlennWilcox.com or call 505-771-4998.