Fan Yang, MAOM, Lic. Ac, DAOM
Fan Yang, MAOM, Lic. Ac, DAOM, is a licensed Acupuncturist and Herbalist in Massachusetts and Rhode Island, who earned her Master’s Degree in Acupuncture & Oriental Medicine from the renowned New England School of Acupuncture, the nation’s oldest school of Oriental Medicine. She is Nationally Board Certified by the National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (NCCAOM).
Prior to this, Fan graduated from Nanyang Polytechnic of Singapore with a Diploma in Nursing, and had been practicing as a nurse for years. Grown up in a traditional Chinese family with her father as an acupuncturist and herbalist, Fan routinely saw changes that her western medical training could not explain. She decided to study Traditional Chinese Medicine: The oldest body of knowledge that recognizes energy in the human body and its relationship to health. She found out that Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) works extremely well with body to create health benefits. Her experience includes working with individuals with a wide variety of acute and chronic medical problems such as pain, asthma, allergies, fibromyalgia, arthritis, autoimmune diseases, IBS, anxiety/depression, OB-GYN issues. Fan combines acupuncture with other classic techniques (such as Tuina, Cupping, Gua Sha, Moxibustion, Electroacupuncture, blood letting, etc) to treat patients, and she likes to use an integrative approach when working with each patient to optimize recovery, overall health and general well-being.
When Fan is not at practice, she enjoys spending time with her school age kids, her pastimes include: Zumba dancing, singing Karaoke, biking, hiking, skiing, reading, watching movies, volunteering for school, and learning new things. She is highly interested in Nutrition/diet, weight loss and body conditioning, ask her experience when you have a treatment with her!