About Us

The Vital Fertility Center

We’re part of Suffolk County Acupuncture and in our fifteenth year of serving the Long Island community.


Our Team

Our caring experts are dedicated to treating every patient with compassionate, quality health care.

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Dr. James Vitale , D.Ac.,L.Ac, C.H.

Dr. James Vitale, Doctor of Acupuncture has had a lifelong passion for health and fitness, which drew him to the healing arts. After living and studying in Japan and China for several years, he returned to his home on Long Island and has been serving the Long Island community for over 15 years. His extensive knowledge in Acupuncture, Chinese Herbs, NAET, Nutrition and Qigong allows him to offer a more comprehensive approach to health and wellness. James travels back to Japan regularly to further his studies of Acupuncture, Healing and martial arts.

James was inspired to specialize in fertility by personal challenges of conceiving. Having experienced the pain and despair of a diagnosis and ultimately the joy of a successful conception and childbirth, he truly understands what couples are experiencing. It is his mission to help as many couples as possible overcome the obstacles to parenthood.

Some of James’ accomplishments include:

  • Doctorate in Acupuncture – Pacific College of Health & Science  2019
  • Advanced Japanese Acupuncture Certificate – Tristate College of Acupuncture 2017
  • ASNY board member 2014-2016
  • Founding Member of Edo Kai Traditional Acupuncture Society 2001-2016
  • Instructor New York College of Health Professions Since 2007
  • Instructor Tristate College of Acupuncture Since 2009
  • NAET Certification Since 2010
  • On-call Acupuncturist for Long Island IVF achievements in healthcare
  • Nominated Best Acupuncturist 2012, 2018, 2020
  • 2018 Achievements in Healthcare Award from Long Island Business News in the category of Alternative Medicine

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Christina Biancaniello M.S., L.Ac

Christina Biancaniello began her journey into the acupuncture as a patient. Her search for natural ways to balance her mind and body led her to acupuncture and physical arts which have helped her tremendously after a car accident left her with chronic back pain as a teenager. Eager to help others and share the relief, she studied and graduated from New York College of Health Professions with the Clinic Award for 2015. In 2017 she studied at Tri State College of Acupuncture to further refine her treatments and techniques with many Traditional Japanese Acupuncture masters. Christina hopes to provide help to others living through similar experiences to realize that acupuncture can help them naturally.

Some of Christina’s credentials include:

  • Advanced Japanese Acupuncture Certificate – Tristate College of Acupuncture 2017
  • Advanced Certificate
    – Pediatrics
    – Pain Management through Structural Balancing
    – Mind, Body Medicine/Releasing Toxic Emotions
    – Facial Acupuncture and Anti-Aging techniques
  • On-call Acupuncturist for Long Island IVF
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Our Passion

Healing the Mind, Body and Spirit

We pride ourselves in creating a Zen-like calming oasis from the outside world where you can escape for an hour and enjoy the peace and quiet.

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Fertility treatment room in a zen calming setting
About Us

Awards & Recognition

We’ve been around Long Island for well nearly 20 years and are proud of the recognition and awards we have collectively received over the years. We pride ourselves on staying on top of our industry and bring you the latest in scientific advances.

Media Mentions



James Vitale , M.S.,L.Ac, C.H.

Winner of The Achievements in Healthcare Award

for pioneering the use of Laser Acupuncture for infertility.

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Plaque for Achievement in Health Care Awared

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