VUIM Teaching Clinic

VUIM Teaching Clinic

At the VUIM Teaching Clinic, our clinical interns work under the guidance of our supervising clinicians to provide you with your acupuncture care and herbal consultation. Through treatment styles that include Traditional Chinese and Korean acupuncture, you can expect your individualized treatments to be safe, soothing, and effective.  In addition, we offer an extensive selection of herbs and herbal products within our University Dispensary that can be tailored and prescribed to fit your unique needs for wellness and health.

The following faculty members are Licensed Acupuncturists approved by the Virginia Board of Medicine and are currently practicing in our clinic:

Lixing Lao, PhD, L.Ac., Dipl. OM
President
Private Clinic Practitioner
Clinical Training Instructor
Bachelor of Medicine, Shanghai University of Traditional Chinese Medicine; PhD in Physiology, University of Maryland Baltimore Campus

Chang Hee Kim, L.Ac., Dipl. Ac.
Director of Clinical Operations
Private Clinic Practitioner
Clinical Training Instructor
Master of Science in Oriental Medicine, Dongguk Royal University

Hoon Byung Lee, DAOM., L.Ac., Dipl. Ac.
Private Clinic Practitioner
Clinical Training Instructor
Doctor of Acupuncture and Oriental medicine, Oregon College of Oriental Medicine
Master of Science in Oriental Medicine, Midwest College of Oriental Medicine

Doori Ahn, L.Ac., Dipl. OM, M.D. (China)
Private Clinic Practitioner
Bachelor of Traditional Chinese Medicine, Beijing University of Chinese Medicine (China), Master of Medicine, Capital Medical University (China)

Yaron Cohen, L.Ac., Dipl. OM.
Director of Clinical Education
Clinical Training Instructor
Masters of Acupuncture and Traditional Chinese Medicine, Yosan University

Justin Flinner, L.Ac., Dipl. Ac.
Private Clinic Practitioner
Clinical Training Instructor
Master of Acupuncture, Maryland University of Integrative Health

Seth Shamon, L.Ac.
Clinical Training Supervisor
Master of Science in Oriental Medicine, Maryland University of Integrative Health

Clara Yi., L.Ac.
Clinical Training Instructor
Master of Science in Acupuncture, Maryland Institute of Traditional Chinese Medicine

Yueqikun Wang, L.Ac.
Clinical Training Instructor
Master of Science in Oriental Medicine, Master of Science in Acupuncture, Virginia University of Integrative Medicine; BS Chinese Medicine, Anhui University