First, Do No Harm:
The words of the Hippocratic oath repeated by all physicians on entering into practice are to “first, do no harm.” Acupuncture fits that principle exceedingly well. My practice is devoted to acupuncture and alternative medicine. My blog explores the hazards that abo
Bridge Between Western and Eastern and Western Medicine:
I can help patients make sense of their lab test results and imaging studies. Because of my medical training (I’m Board Certified in both Pediatrics and Anesthesiology), I can’t help but think about the patients’ conditions from a Western medical perspective as well as from an alternative perspective. My research is focused on the neurological underpinnings of acupuncture, which is a very scientific lens. On the other hand, I think that as medical practitioners, we need to keep an open mind; there is so much we don’t know and can’t explain in health, healing, and longevity.