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About Dr. Xu

Dr. Xu is a National Board certified and Florida licensed Acupuncture Physician. She graduated with a MD degree, specializing in Chinese acupuncture and herbal medicine from Shandong University of Traditional Chinese Medicine in China in 1982. Since then, she has been an outstanding educator and practitioner in the Traditional Chinese Medicine field and has taught and lectured in China, the United States (since 1990) and Canada.

She has published numerous articles and papers on Chinese Medicine and co-authored a book on the Treatment of Emergent Conditions with Acupuncture in China. Her most unique publications are two Pocket Handbooks on Chinese Herbal Medicine and Prescriptions. The practitioners and students of Oriental Medicine around world have received them with great satisfaction. She also served as an English Editor for one of series text books-International Standard Library of Chinese Medicine, published by “People’s Medical Publishing House” in China.

She served as an examiner for both National Board certification and State Board licensure exams. She is the past President of the Florida Acupuncture Association and maintains her outstanding professional membership. Based on her strong eastern and western medical educational background, more than thirty years of quality teaching and practicing experiences, as well as her enthusiasm and care to patients and profession, she was appointed to be a member of the Florida State Board of Acupuncture by the Florida Governor in 2002, and chaired the Board from 2004-2008. In 2013, she was elected as a professional Board member for the Board of Commissioner of National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine in United States.

Dr. Xu is highly experienced in using comprehensive approaches to treat a wide range of conditions with excellent results. Her area of specialty includes: neurological and muscular disorders, acute and chronic pain controls, including neck/back pain and arthritis, gynecological disorders, infertility and IVF assistance, menopause, internal medicine, depression/anxiety and stress managements, migraine, headaches, sinusitis, allergies and addictions, etc.

To learn more about Dr. Xu, including her professional education and philosophy on health and healing, please go to the "Contact Me" page and send her a message. She will be be happy to tell you anything you'd like to know. Thanks for visiting, and have a great day.