Portland Magazine Top Doctor 2017

Portland Magazine Top Doctor 2017

Portland Magazine Top Doctor 2017   This is a nice start to the new year. I was nominated Top Doctor! In the January issue of Portland Monthly, you will find me amongst a list of wonderful acupuncturists. As a clinician, academic, and researcher, I strive to put my patients first, listen to their needs and concerns, […]

Recurrent miscarriage successfully treated with acupuncture and Chinese medicine

Recurrent miscarriage successfully treated with acupuncture and Chinese medicine

Recurrent miscarriage successfully treated with acupuncture and Chinese medicine — a case study   Several years ago, I published a case on recurrent miscarriage Chinese medicine treatment success in a 42-year-old woman. It is a wonderful story because this patient reported her fertility doctor did not expect her to conceive without the assistance of in vitro fertilization […]

Post on Acupuncture Now Foundation blog

Post on Acupuncture Now Foundation blog

Post on Acupuncture Now Foundation blog I am happy to share a guest post on Acupuncture Now Foundation blog that I wrote about how many acupuncture sessions should one expect? The Acupuncture Now Foundation (ANF) is an amazing organization with the mission, “To elevate acupuncture’s impact on easing suffering and enhancing health through accurate information […]

New IVF Acupuncture Research Part 2: Whole Systems Traditional Chinese Medicine

New IVF Acupuncture Research Part 2: Whole Systems Traditional Chinese Medicine

New IVF Acupuncture Research Part 2: Whole Systems Traditional Chinese Medicine   In my new IVF acupuncture research study, Impact of Traditional Chinese Medicine on In Vitro Fertilization Outcomes, I looked at IVF birth outcomes in women who received an embryo transfer with fresh donor or non-donor embryos from 2005 to 2010. In the last […]

New IVF Acupuncture Research Part 1: Why do we need a study?

New IVF Acupuncture Research Part 1: Why do we need a study?

 New IVF Acupuncture Research Part 1: Why do we need a study?   Does acupuncture and TCM increase the chances of getting pregnant with IVF? Savvy patients and doctors often ask a pointed question when we discuss integrating Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) and acupuncture with an in vitro Fertilization (IVF) cycle. Does acupuncture and TCM […]

HOW ACUPUNCTURE HELPS INFERTILITY VIDEO

HOW ACUPUNCTURE HELPS INFERTILITY VIDEO

HOW ACUPUNCTURE HELPS INFERTILITY?   I love sharing patient resources, and I’m very happy to present one produced by my UK acupuncture colleague, Irina Szmelskyj. In this video, you can see we share the same views on how acupuncture helps infertility. In essence, Irina distilled the down the key points of my blog series on how acupuncture improves […]