My Certifications

Diplomate of Acupuncture
A Diplomate of Acupuncture is an acupuncturist who is certified by the National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (NCCAOM®). It is a considerable professional achievement to earn the designation Diplomate of Acupuncture (NCCAOM). NCCAOM certification indicates to employers, patients, and peers that one has met national standards for the safe and competent practice of acupuncture as defined by the acupuncture and Oriental medicine (AOM) profession. For additional information, about the Diplomate of Acupuncture, please visit the NCCAOM Website.

Master of Science in Acupuncture
I completed the graduate program at Fingerlakes School of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine and graduated with honors. I was also initiated into the PhiChiOmega Honor Society.

PHD in Anatomy
I have been a bioscience educator and professor of Anatomy for many years in various professional schools including medical, dental, podiatry, chiropractic and nursing. I can understand your medical condition and help you understand it in the paradigm of Traditional Chinese Medicine.