Dr. Kroner

Arno Kroner, DAOM, LAc

Medical Expert Board Member
Our board-certified physicians verify the medical accuracy of the articles you read on our site. Learn about our Medical Expert Board.
Acupuncturist, Herbalist, Integrative Medicine Doctor


Trauma, Sports Medicine, Acupuncture


University of Kansas, Emperor's College of Traditional Oriental Medicine, École Supérieure de Commerce de Clermont



Arno Kroner, DAOM, LAc, is a board-certified acupuncturist, herbalist, and integrative medicine doctor operating a private practice in Santa Monica, California. Dr. Kroner's drive for supporting patients to reach their full potential in life and in sports began with his passion for endurance and extreme environments. He has competed in prestigious races such as the Boston Marathon, Ultra-Trail du Mont-Blanc, Pikes Peak Marathon, Miwok 100, and he was on the Disney Tri Team earning medals at the Malibu Triathlon and at Escape from Alcatraz. He also has volunteered in search and rescue and national ski patrol, has gained military experience in France and treats patients at a trauma treatment center.


With multiple degrees in math and physics, business, finance, medicine, and design, Dr. Kroner brings an open mind and a life long appetite for learning which is essential in the ever-changing world of medicine.

About Verywell Health

Verywell Health, a Dotdash Meredith Brand, is an award-winning online resource for reliable, empathetic, and up-to-date health information on medical topics that matter most to you. We reach more than 300 million readers annually. Verywell Health content is fact checked and reviewed by our Medical Expert Board for accuracy and integrity. Learn more about us and our editorial process.

Meet our Medical Expert Board
More From Arno Kroner, DAOM, LAc