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Acupuncture & Chinese Medical Center, Dr. Yuxin He

8303 Shoal Creek Blvd
Austin, Texas 78757
(512) 419-7355
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Dr. Yuxin He, L.Ac , Ph.D., M.D.

Dr. Yuxin He is the founder and president of the Acupuncture & Chinese Medical Center. He is also the Academic Dean, Senior Professor and Clinic Supervisor at the nationally recognized Academy of Oriental Medicine at Austin. Dr. He is also a committee member of the Chinese Herbology Examination Development Committee of the NCCAOM.

Dr. He was an associate-professor of Traditional Chinese Medicine at Heilongjiang University of TCM (1995). He earned his Degrees and taught in five of China’s top medical schools. He was one of the two post-doctorate researchers in the field of TCM in China prior to 1995, in a program designed for developing excellent high level young scientists and academic leaders in the TCM field in China. He is the author of eight books on Chinese medicine and has published more than a dozen research papers in various professional journals. Because of his outstanding contributions to the advancement of the field, Dr. He has received many awards and honors over the years. Dr. He is reputably one of the leading and most skillful acupuncturists and herbal specialists currently in practice, with more than twenty years of experience. He is particularly well known for his application of Chinese herbal medicine for the treatment of various diseases.Dr. He has studied Western medicine and passed all three steps of the USMLE(United States Medical Licensing Examination) in order to provide truly holistic health care, incorporating elements of both Western and Eastern medicine in his treatments.

Memberships in Professional Organization and Social Position

Academic Dean, Senior Professor and Clinic Supervisor at The Academy of Oriental Medicine at Austin.

Examination Development Committee Member of NCCAOM (National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine). (One of a few selected nationally respected experts in the United States who is responsible for evaluating items before they appear on the national examination that assesses an individual's knowledge, skills and abilities for the safe and competent practice of Oriental medicine in the United States. Currently, most states require the candidates to have NCCAOM Certification before applying for an Acupuncture License.

Committee member of Editing Committee of International Journal of Clinical Acupuncture.

 Former Board member at HIV Well Center

Examinations/Certifications

Diplomate in Oriental Medicine, Acupuncture, and Chinese Herbal Medicine.

 Board certified by the National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (NCCAOM).

USMLE Step One passed, USMLE Step Two CS (Clinical Skills) passed, USMLE Step Two CK (Clinical Knowledge) passed, USMLE Step 3 passed.

 Information about the USMLE:
The United States Medical Licensing Examination (USMLE) assesses a physician's ability to apply knowledge, concepts, and principles, and to demonstrate fundamental patient-centered skills, that are important in health and disease and that constitute the basis of safe and effective patient care. There are total three  steps in USMLE. Each of the three Steps of the USMLE complements the others; no Step can stand alone in the assessment of readiness for medical licensure

ECFMG Certified

 The Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates (ECFMG) Certification is to assess whether international medical graduates are ready to enter U.S. residency and fellowship programs that are accredited by the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME). ECFMG Certification is required to obtain an unrestricted license to practice medicine in USA.

Dr. He’s Specialization

Pain management, sports injury
Emotional disorders including stress, depression, and anxiety
Allergies, immune deficiency, auto-immune disorders, and immune-related dermatology
Side effects of chemotherapy and radiation in cancer patients
Chronic fatigue, fibromyalgia, chronic hepatitis
Endocrine system disorders, infertility, menopause syndrome with hormone imbalance
Preventative medicine, longevity, and balanced body energy

 

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Zimei Pan, L.Ac, MS, OMD.

Zimei Pan is the co-founder and manager of Acupuncture & Chinese Medical Center. She also serves as a clinical supervisor at the Academy of Oriental Medicine. Zimei Pan has excellent teaching, translating and clinic experience. She was Dr. Yaowu Liu’s Master Degree student. She also did research work both in language and teaching with professor Liu. She’s been dedicated to teaching and clinic practice for more than ten years and has earned an excellent reputation in the field. Zimei Pan now practices mainly at the Northwest Clinic location.

Examinations/Certifications

Diplomate in Oriental Medicine, Acupuncture, and Chinese Herbal Medicine.

Board certified by the National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (NCCAOM).

Zimei Pan’s specialization

Special painless needling technique by combination of acupuncture and Shiatsu for the management of pain, sports injury, stress, anxiety, insomnia, emotional imbalance, depression. Also women’s disorders, menstrual problems, infertility, and menopause.