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The doctor of the future will give no medicine, but will interest her or his patients in the care of the human frame, in a proper diet, and in the cause and prevention of disease.Thomas A. Edison, US inventor (1847 - 1931)
Dr. Gao is a licensed and certified acupuncturist and founder of Gao Acupuncture in California. She has over a decade of medical practices in Acupuncture and Traditional Chinese Medicine.
Her experience includes in depth work with a wide range of health conditions by integrating Eastern and Western medical practices to maintain optimum health. Her specialties are migraine headache & other pain management, women's health & infertility, stress-related illnesses and insomnia.
Her medical degree was received from Beijing University of Chinese Medicine, with a 5-year major in Acupuncture.
Dr Gao's residency started at Guoyitang, then China-Japan Friendship Hospital, Huairou Hospital of Traditional Chinese Medicine, Dongzhimen Hospital, and Huguoshi Hospital of Traditional Chinese Medicine. These practices broaded her experiences in TCM and Acupuncture.
In 1992, She started her independent medical practice at Tongzhou Hospital of Traditional Chinese Medicine as an acupuncturist first, and then as a MD at emergency department, internal medicine department and ICU department. In 1997, She joined China Academy of Traditional Chinese Medicine (CATCM), Xiyuan, the premier hospital for Traditional Chinese Medicine in China.Prior to coming to the United States, she worked as an internal medicine doctor at the emergency department at the CATCM headquarter Beijing.
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