Dr. Waltemate’s Biography

Webiste PictureA native of  Southern Illinois, Dr. Waltemate attended undergraduate school at Southwestern Illinois College and Southern Illinois University at Carbondale.  He received his training in Chiropractic from Logan College in Chesterfield, MO where he was on the Dean’s List and received his Bachelor of Science and Doctor of Chiropractic degrees.  He graduated from Logan College in 2002, passed all four parts of the National Board Examination and also passed the physical therapy portion.  He went into private practice and established a reputation for correcting spinal misalignments, including scoliosis.

Dr. Waltemate received his first acupuncture certification from Logan College in 2004 and his second in 2005.  Also in 2005 he received a diploma from The Institute of Classical Five-Element Acupuncture in Santa Monica, CA.  He also completed a preceptorship with Marcy Goldstein, M.D. who was trained by the famous master of the lineage, Dr. J.R. Worsley.

Dr. Waltemate has extensive training in treating auto accident injuries and spinal trauma.  His curriculum vitae is below:

Selected Work History: Chiropractor/Acupuncturist, Swansea, IL and Creve Coeur, MO, 2010-present
Intraoperative Neurophysiological Monitor, Biotronic Neuronetwork- Ann Arbor, MI, 2008- 2009

Chiropractor, HealthSource of Indianapolis, Indianapolis, IN- 2007

Clinic Director (Owner), St. Luke’s Chiropractic Health Center, LLC, Perryville, MO, 2002- 2007

Education and Licensure:

Chiropractic Physician, Missouri Board of Chiropractic Examiners, License # 2002013828, 2002- present

Chiropractic Physician, Illinois Medical Board, License # 038.011402, 2009- present

National Board of Chiropractic Examiners, Part I, 2000

National Board of Chiropractic Examiners, Part II, 2001

National Board of Chiropractic Examiners, Part III, 2001

National Board of Chiropractic Examiners, Physical Therapy, 2001

National Board of Chiropractic Examiners, Part IV, 2001

Logan College of Chiropractic, Doctor of Chiropractic and Bachelor of Human Biology Degrees, 2002 (Dean’s List)

Biological Studies, Southern Illinois University at Carbondale, 1998

Associate of Science Degree, Southwest Illinois College, 1996Undergraduate Studies, Eastern Illinois University, 1994

Selected Post Graduate Certification and Education: 

Mild Traumatic Brain Injury/Traumatic Brain Injury/Concussion, Deferentially diagnosing mild traumatic brain injury vs. traumatic brain injury and the clinical and imaging protocols required to conclude an accurate diagnosis for head trauma. Cleveland University-Kansas City Chiropractic and Health Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Long Island, NY, 2018

Documenting Trauma and Non-Trauma Cases & Triaging Disc Pathology, Triage, care and collaboration for herniated, bulged, protruded, extruded and fragmented spinal discs. Compliant documentation of evaluation and management of new and established patients inclusive of chief complaint, history of present illness, review of systems, past-family-social histories with case management protocols and the required elements. Clinically coordinating treatment with subjective complaints, clinical findings and diagnosis for each encounter.  Cleveland University-Kansas City Chiropractic and Health Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Long Island, NY, 2018

Accident Reconstruction: Terms, Concepts and Definitions, The forces in physics that prevail in accidents to cause bodily injury. Quantifying the force coefficients of vehicle mass and force vectors that can be translated to the occupant and subsequently cause serious injury. Cleveland University – Kansas City, Academy of Chiropractic Post Doctoral Division, Long Island, NY, 2018

Accident Reconstruction: Causality, Bodily Injury, Negative Acceleration Forces, Crumple Zones and Critical Documentation, Factors that cause negative acceleration to zero and the subsequent forces created for the vehicle that get translated to the occupant. Understanding critical documentation of hospitals, ambulance reports, doctors and the legal profession in reconstructing an accident. Cleveland University – Kansas City, Academy of Chiropractic Post Doctoral Division, Long Island, NY, 2018

Accident Reconstruction: Skid Marks, Time, Distance, Velocity, Speed Formulas and Road Surfaces, The mathematical calculations necessary utilizing time, distance, speed, coefficients of friction and acceleration in reconstructing an accident. The application of the critical documentation acquired from an accident site. Cleveland University – Kansas City, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Long Island, NY, 2018

Accident Reconstruction: Research, Causality and Bodily Injury, Delta V issues correlated to injury and mortality, side impact crashes and severity of injuries, event data recorder reports correlated to injury, frontal impact kinematics, crash injury metrics with many variables and inquiries related to head restraints. Cleveland University – Kansas City, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Long Island, NY, 2018

Impairment Rating, The understanding and utilization of the protocols and parameters of the AMA Guide to the Evaluation of Permanent Impairment 6th Edition. Spine, neurological sequelae, migraine, sexual dysfunction, sleep and arousal disorders, station and gait disorders and consciousness are detailed for impairment rating. Herniated discs, radiculopathy, fracture, dislocation and functional loss are also detailed in relation to impairment ratings. Cleveland University – Kansas City, ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo, NY, 2018

Spinal Trauma Pathology, Triage and Connective Tissue Injuries and Wound Repair, Triaging the injured and differentially diagnosing both the primary and secondary complaints. Connective tissue injuries and wound repair morphology focusing on the aberrant tissue replacement and permanency prognosis potential. Cleveland University – Kansas City, ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo, New York, 2018 

Spinal Trauma Pathology, Ligament Anatomy and Injury Research and Spinal Kinematics, Spinal ligamentous anatomy and research focusing on wound repair, future negative sequelae of abnormal tissue replacement and the resultant aberrant kinematics and spinal biomechanics of the spine. Cleveland University – Kansas City, ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo, New York, 2018 

Spinal Trauma Pathology, Spinal Biomechanics, Central Nervous System and Spinal Disc Nomenclature, The application of spinal biomechanical engineering models in trauma and the negative sequelae it has on the central nervous system inclusive of the lateral horn, periaqueductal grey matter, thalamus and cortices involvement. Cleveland University – Kansas City, ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo, New York, 2018

Spinal Trauma Pathology, Biomechanics of Traumatic Disc Bulge and Age Dating Herniated Disc Pathology, The biomechanics of traumatic disc bulges as sequelae from trauma and the comorbidity of ligamentous pathology. Age-dating spinal disc pathology in accordance with Wolff’s Law. Cleveland University – Kansas City, ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo, New York, 2018 

Spinal Trauma Pathology, Clinical Grand Rounds, The review of case histories of mechanical spine pathology and biomechanical failures inclusive of case histories, clinical findings and x-ray and advanced imaging studies. Assessing comorbidities in the triage and prognosis of the injured. Cleveland University – Kansas City, ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo, New York, 2018 

Spinal Trauma Pathology, Research Perspectives, The review of current literature standards in spinal trauma pathology and documentation review of biomechanical failure, ligamentous failure and age-dating disc pathology. Cleveland University – Kansas City, ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo, New York, 2018 

Triage and Management of the Trauma and Non-Trauma Patient, Differentially diagnosing spinal issues in the trauma and non-trauma patient inclusive of spinal disc pathology utilizing x-ray, MRI, CAT Scan and clinical evaluations. Collaborative triaging protocols with neurologists, neurosurgeons, orthopedic surgeons, pain management and primary medical care providers with both mechanical and anatomical spinal pathologies. Academy of Chiropractic, Cleveland University – Kansas City Chiropractic and Health Sciences, Long Island, NY, 2018 

Spinal Biomechanical Engineering: Cartesian System, The Cartesian Coordinate System from the history to the application in the human body. Explanation of the x, y and z axes in both translation and rotations (thetas) and how they are applicable to human biomechanics. Cleveland University – Kansas City, ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo, NY, 2018 

Spinal Biomechanical Engineering: Cervical Pathobiomechanics, Spinal biomechanical engineering of the cervical and upper thoracic spine. This includes the normal and pathobiomechanical movement of both the anterior and posterior motor units and normal function and relationship of the intrinsic musculature to those motor units. Nomenclature in reporting normal and pathobiomechanical findings of the spine. Cleveland University – Kansas City, ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo, NY, 2018 

Spinal Biomechanical Engineering: Lumbar Pathobiomechanics, Spinal biomechanical engineering of the lumbar spine. This includes the normal and pathobiomechanical movement of both the anterior and posterior motor units and normal function and relationship of the intrinsic musculature to those motor units. Nomenclature in reporting normal and pathobiomechanical findings of the spine. Cleveland University – Kansas City, ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo, NY, 2018 

Spinal Biomechanics in Trauma, To utilize whiplash associated disorders in various vectors of impact and whiplash mechanisms in determining pathobiomechanics. To clinically correlate annular tears, disc herniations, fractures, ligament pathology and spinal segmental instability as sequellae to pathobiomechanics from trauma. The utilization of digital motion x-ray in diagnoising normal versus abnormal facet motion along with case studies to understand the clinical application. Cleveland University – Kansas City, ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo, NY, 2018

Spinal Biomechanical Engineering & Organizational Analysis, Integrating spinal biomechanics and pathobiomechanics through digitized analysis.The comparison of organized versus disorganized compensation with regional and global compensation. Correlation of the vestibular, occular and proprioceptive neurological integration in the righting reflex as evidenced in imaging. Digital and numerical algorithm in analyzing a spine. Cleveland University – Kansas City, ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo, NY, 2018 

Spinal Biomechanical Engineering: Cervical Digital Analysis, Digitizing and analyzing the cervical spine in neutral, flexion and extension views to diagnose pathobiomechanics. This includes alteration of motion segment integrity (AMOSI) in both angular and translational movement. Ligament instability/failure/pathology are identified all using numerical values and models. Review of case studies to analyze pathobiomechanics using a computerized/numerical algorithm. Cleveland University – Kansas City, ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo, NY, 2018 

Spinal Biomechanical Engineering: Lumbar Digital Analysis, Digitalizing and analyzing the lumbar spine images to diagnose pathobiomechanics. This includes anterior and posterior vertebral body elements in rotatioal analysis with neutral, left and right lateral bending in conjunction with gate analysis. Ligament instability/failure/pathology is identified all using numerical values and models.  Review of case studies for analysis of pathobiomechanics using a computerized/numerical algorithm along with corrective guidelines. Cleveland University – Kansas City, ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo, NY, 2018 

Spinal Biomechanical Engineering: Full Spine Digital Analysis, Digitalizing and analyzing the full spine images to diagnose pathobiomechanics as sequellae to trauma in relation to ligamentous failure and disc and vertebral pathology as sequellae. This includes anterior and posterior vertebral body elements in rotatioal analysis with neutral, left and right lateral bending in conjunction with gate analysis. Ligament instability/failure/pathology is identified all using numerical values and models. Review of case studies for analysis of pathobiomechanics using a computerized/numerical algorithm along with corrective guidelines. Cleveland University – Kansas City, ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo, NY, 2018

MRI History and Physics, Magnetic fields, T1 and T2 relaxations, nuclear spins, phase encoding, spin echo, T1 and T2 contrast, magnetic properties of metals and the historical perspective of the creation of NMR and MRI. Cleveland University – Kansas City, ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo, NY, 2018 

MRI Spinal Anatomy and Protocols, Normal anatomy of axial and sagittal views utilizing T1, T2, 3D gradient and STIR sequences of imaging. Standardized and desired protocols in views and sequencing of MRI examination to create an accurate diagnosis in MRI. Cleveland University – Kansas City, ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo, NY, 2018 

MRI Disc Pathology and Spinal Stenosis, MRI interpretation of bulged, herniated, protruded, extruded, sequestered and fragmented disc pathologies in etiology and neurological sequelae in relationship to the spinal cord and spinal nerve roots. Cleveland University – Kansas City, ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo, NY, 2018 

MRI Spinal Pathology, MRI interpretation of bone, intradural, extradural, cord and neural sleeve lesions. Tuberculosis, drop lesions, metastasis, ependymoma, schwanoma and numerous other spinal related tumors and lesions. Cleveland University – Kansas City, ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo, NY, 2018 

MRI Methodology of Analysis, MRI interpretation sequencing of the cervical, thoracic and lumbar spine inclusive of T1, T2, STIR and 3D gradient studies to ensure the accurate diagnosis of the region visualized.  Cleveland University – Kansas City, ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo, NY, 2018 

MRI Clinical Application, The clinical application of the results of space occupying lesions. Disc and tumor pathologies and the clinical indications of manual and adjustive therapies in the patient with spinal nerve root and spinal cord insult as sequelae. Cleveland University – Kansas City, ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo, NY, 2018 

MRI Protocols Clinical Necessity, MRI slices, views, T1, T2, STIR axial, stacking, FFE, FSE and sagittal images. Clinical indication for the utilization of MRI and pathologies of disc in both trauma and non-trauma sequellae, including bulge, herniation, protrusion, extrusion and sequestration. Cleveland University – Kansas City, ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo, NY, 2018 

MRI Interpretation of Lumbar Degeneration/Bulges, MRI slices, views, T1, T2, STIR axial, stacking, FFE, FSE and sagittal images in the interpretation of lumbar degeneration. With the co-morbidities and complications of stenosis, pseudo-protrusions, cantilevered vertebrate, Schmorl’s nodes and herniations. Central canal and cauda equina compromise interpretation with management. Cleveland University – Kansas City, ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo, NY, 2018 

MRI Interpretation of Lumbar Herniations, MRI slices, views, T1, T2, STIR axial, stacking, FFE, FSE and sagittal images in the interpretation of lumbar herniations. With the co-morbities and complications of stenosis, pseudo-protrusions, cantilevered vertebrate, Schmorl’s nodes and herniations. Morphology of lumbar disc pathologies of central and lateral herniations, protrusions, extrusions, sequestration, focal and broad based herniations are defined and illustrated. Central canal and cauda equina compromise interpretation with management. Cleveland University – Kansas City, ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo, NY, 2018 

MRI Interpretation of Cervical Degeneration/Bulges, MRI slices, views, T1, T2, STIR axial, stacking, FFE, FSE and sagittal images in the interpretation of cervical degeneration. With the co-morbidities and complications of stenosis, pseudo-protrusions, cantilevered vertebrate, Schmorl’s nodes and herniations. Spinal cord and canal compromise interpretation with management. Cleveland University – Kansas City, ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo, NY, 2018 

MRI Interpretation of Cervical Herniations, MRI slices, views, T1, T2, STIR Axial, FFE, FSE and sagittal images in the interpretation of lumbar herniations. With the co-morbidities and complications of stenosis, pseudo-protrusions, cantilevered vertebrate, Schmorl’s nodes and herniations. morphology of lumbar disc pathologies of central and lateral herniations, protrusions, extrusions, sequestration, focal and broad based herniations are defined and illustrated. Spinal cord and canal compromise interpretation with management.  Cleveland University – Kansas City, ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo, NY, 2018 

MRI Interpretation of Degenerative Spine and Disc Disease with Overlapping Traumatic Insult to Both Spine and Disc, MRI slices, views, T1, T2, STIR Axial, FFE, FSE and sagittal images in the interpretation of degenerative spondylolesthesis, spinal canal stenosis, Modic type 3 changes, central herniations, extrusions, compressions, nerve root compressions, advanced spurring and thecal sac involvement from an orthopedic, emergency room, chiropractic, neurological, neurosurgical, physical medicine perspective.  Cleveland University – Kansas City, ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo, NY, 2018 

Documenting Clinically Correlated Bodily Injury to Causality, Understanding the necessity for accurate documentation, diagnosis and clinical correlation to the injury when reporting injuries in the medical-legal community. Documenting the kinesiopathology, myopathology, neuropathology, and pathophysiology in both a functional and structural paradigm. Cleveland University – Kansas City, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Long Island, NY, 2018 

Documentation and Reporting for the Trauma Victim, Understanding the necessity for accurate documentation and diagnosis utilizing the ICD-9 and the CPT to accurately describe the injury through diagnosis. Understanding and utilizing state regulations on reimbursement issues pertaining to healthcare. Cleveland University – Kansas City, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Long Island, NY, 2018 

Neurodiagnostic Testing Protocols, Physiology and Indications for the Trauma Patient, Electromyography (EMG), Nerve Conduction Velocity (NCV), Somato Sensory Evoked Potential (SSEP), Visual Evoked Potential (VEP), Brain Stem Auditory Evoked Potential (BAER) and Visual-Electronystagmosgraphy (V-ENG) interpretation, protocols and clinical indications for the trauma patient. Cleveland University – Kansas City, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Long Island, NY, 2018 

MRI, Bone Scan and X-Ray Protocols, Physiology and Indications for the Trauma Patient, MRI interpretation, physiology, history and clinical indications, bone scan interpretation, physiology and clinical indications, x-ray clinical indications for the trauma patient. Cleveland University – Kansas City, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Long Island, NY, 2018 

Crash Dynamics and Its Relationship to Causality, An extensive understanding of the physics involved in the transference of energy from the bullet car to the target car. This includes G’s of force, newtons, gravity, energy, skid marks, crumple zones, spring factors, event data recorder and the graphing of the movement of the vehicle before, during and after the crash. Determining the clinical correlation of forces and bodily injury. Cleveland University – Kansas City, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Long Island, NY, 2018 

Diagnostics, Risk Factors, Clinical Presentation and Triaging the Trauma Patient, An extensive understanding of the injured with clinically coordinating the history, physical findings and when to integrate neurodiagnostics. An understanding on how to utilize emergency room records in creating an accurate diagnosis and the significance of “risk factors” in spinal injury. Cleveland University – Kansas City, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Long Island, NY, 2018 

Neurodiagnostics, Imaging Protocols and Pathology of the Trauma Patient, An in-depth understanding of the protocols in triaging and reporting the clinical findings of the trauma patient. Maintaining ethical relationships with the medical-legal community. Cleveland University – Kansas City, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Long Island, NY, 2018 

Mastering the Art of Abdominal Acupuncture, A step-by-step process of treating patients and clients effectively with Abdominal Acupuncture, learning the map of abdominal points, patterns and important landmarks, the meaning of nodes and nodules (ashi points).  Lotus Institute of Integrative Medicine, City of Industry, CA- 2017

Connective Tissue Spinal Disc Permanent Pathology, Primary Spine Care, Herniated, bulged, protruded and extruded discs, etiology and morphology. Age-dating disc pathology inclusive of Modic changes, piezoelectric effect, Wolff’s Law and radicular clinical presentation, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Texas Chiropractic College, 2017

Connective Tissue Pathology and Research, Primary Spine Care, Utilization in spinal models considering the opioid abuse and various spinal models in contemporary health care. Care paths for mechanical spine pain and the evidence for conservative chiropractic care, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Texas Chiropractic College, 2017

Bio-Neuro- Mechanical Lesions and Spine Care, Primary Spine Care, Mechanoreceptor, proprioceptor, nociceptor innervation and control of the spinal system with central nervous system action and interaction. The integration of the pain processing network and the HPA Axis (hypothalamus, adrenal and pituitary) with the chiropractic spinal adjustment, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Texas Chiropractic College, 2017

Ethics, Documentation and Research, Primary Spine Care, Maintaining ethical Interprofessional relationships based upon an evidenced based practice inclusive of triage, diagnostics and reporting. Creating thorough documentation that reflects your complete findings encompassing descriptive ICD-10 codes and concludes the presence or absence of pathology, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Texas Chiropractic College, 2017

Acupuncture 207, Discussions of the neurophysiological basis for the efficacy of acupuncture.  The effect on alpha motor neurons, advanced neuroimaging, mechanoreceptors, and acupuncture analgesia are also included. University of Bridgeport Health Sciences Post Graduate Department, Bridgeport, CT- 2017

Chiropractic Sports Medicine, Understanding the diagnosis and management of athletic injuries, including neurological, orthopedic and concussion testing.  Including athletic performance testing. University of Western States, Portland OR, 2017

Fast Pain Relief with Tung’s Acupuncture and Chinese Herbs, Know how to apply Master Tung’s theory and point selection for pain disorders in the upper body.  Understand clinical applications for all pain related problems in the upper body.  Learn to be able to correctly choose and apply points for pain related issue of the upper body. Lotus Institute of Integrative Medicine, City of Industry, CA- 2017

Acupractice 208, Evil Winds and Emotions: Pathogenic Factors, Differentiating the External Pathogenic Factors, explaining Internal Pathogenic Factors, describing how External Pathogenic Factors influence the body, recognize Miscellaneous Pathogenic Factors, discussing the TCM viewpoint on the causes of disease.  University of Bridgeport Health Sciences Post Graduate Department, Bridgeport, CT- 2016

Acupractice 207, Constitution & Consciousness: Jing, Shen & Fluid Relating the theoretical Process of Jing Formation, including examples of the functions of Jing, descriptions of the functions of Shen, diagrams of fluid production, assessing common fluid pathologies.  University of Bridgeport Health Sciences Post Graduate Department, Bridgeport, CT- 2016

Acupractice 220, Clean Needle Technique, Explain Universal Precautions; preparing a Clean Field for administering acupuncture; secure, handle and dispose of Biohazard material normally encountered in an acupuncture practice; recognizing, avoid, and handle acupuncture side effects; Explain the cautions and contraindications of acupuncture treatment.  University of Bridgeport Health Sciences Post Graduate Department, Bridgeport, CT- 2016

Acupractice 219, Pulse Diagnosis, Describing normal and common pathological pulses, diagnosing pathological signs associated with pulse speed, explaining common pulse qualities, summarizing usual pulse combinations, recognizing tongue and pulse combinations associated with common disorders.  University of Bridgeport Health Sciences Post Graduate Department, Bridgeport, CT- 2016

Acupractice 217, Naming the Extraordinary Organs and Meridians, distinguishing the Extraordinary Organs from the Yin & Yang Organs, discussing the functions of the Extraordinary Meridians.  Learn to construct the classical treatment sequence for Extraordinary Meridians.  University of Bridgeport Health Sciences Post Graduate Department, Bridgeport, CT- 2016

Acupractice 216, Illustrating the 14 Acupuncture Meridians, summarizing the clinical applications of Yin and Yang Meridians, the beginning and end points of each of main Meridians, and outlining the main functions of each of the main meridians.  University of Bridgeport Health Sciences Post Graduate Department, Bridgeport, CT- 2016

Acupractice 215, Understanding Points and Meridians.  Point Categories, Acupuncture Channels, The Eight Extraordinary Vessels, Minor Acupuncture Channels, and the indications for selecting them.  University of Bridgeport Health Sciences Post Graduate Department, Bridgeport, CT- 2016

Acupractice 209, The Zang Fu: Introduction to the Organs.  Understanding the clinical relationship to the Chinese Organ System and its relationship to the anatomic and physiology of the human body.  Discussions on the interrelationship between the organs are also included. University of Bridgeport Health Sciences Post Graduate Department, Bridgeport, CT- 2016

Introduction to Communicable Diseases, This course is designed to provide doctors with information regarding the transmission of Hepatitis B and HIV. In addition, the course will include vital information regarding procedures to prevent the transmission of these diseases.  DC Hours, Hilton Head, SC- 2016

Communicable Diseases- OSHA Standards, This course is designed to introduce doctors to the OSHA Standards and guidelines regarding bloodborne pathogens. This course falls under the topic of communicable diseases. DC Hours, Hilton Head, SC- 2016

Conditions of the Disc Part 1, This course will begin with a detailed discussion on the functional anatomy of the intervertebral disc. This will include disc innervation, disc nutrition and structural composition.  Basic interpretation of spinal MRI was reviewed and discussed.  DC Hours, Hilton Head, SC- 2016

Conditions of the Disc Part 2, This course will begin with a short review of the basic aspects of MRI. The discussion will then continue with a detailed analysis of disc herniations and normal disc aging.  DC Hours, Hilton Head, SC- 2016

Conditions of the Disc Part 3, This is the last installment of a three-part series. It will include a review of normal disc aging, a discussion on the differences between normal disc aging and degenerative disc disease, internal disc disruptions, and nerve in growth.  DC Hours, Hilton Head, SC- 2016

Professional Boundaries, This course will include discussions regarding Professional Boundaries Defined and The Basis for the Doctor / Patient Relationship.  DC Hours, Hilton Head, SC- 2016 Sexual Boundaries, Understanding Transference, Counter-transference, Terminology Associated with Sexual Misconduct, Boundary Violation vs. Boundary Crossing, Case studies, Doctor Profiles, Caution Signs, and Guidelines for Prevention.  DC Hours, Hilton Head, SC- 2016

Insurance Coding, This course is designed to provide chiropractors with basic vital coding information for compliant billing. This course will focus on coding and documentation of Evaluation/Management, Chiropractic Manipulative Technique, Modalities, and Therapeutic procedures.  DC Hours, Hilton Head, SC -2016

Basic Case Management, This course will provide the physician with the basic principles of case management. It will include discussion on evaluation, diagnosis, setting goals and treatments. A detailed review of outcome assessments was provided and correlated to case management findings.  DC Hours, Hilton Head, SC- 2016

Applied Channel Theory: Integrating Channel Palpation and Diagnosis, Examining palpation as a means for perceiving the state of physiology in the acupuncture channels.  Discussions of the selection of the channels treated, points chosen, and clinical strategies are included. Lotus Institute of Integrative Medicine, City of Industry, CA- 2016

Master Tung’s Five Zang System: Clinical Case Studies, Understanding diagnostic and treatment protocols of private clinical case studies. The following case study topics will be discussed: skin disease, coronary heart disease, hypertension, diabetes, and female disorders. All case studies include a combination treatment of Master Tung’s acupuncture and Chinese herbs.  This course is designed for experienced Tung practitioners interested in hearing real case studies and treatment protocols used by a direct disciple of Master Tung. Lotus Institute of Integrative Medicine, City of Industry, CA- 2016

Acupractice 206, Energy and Nurture; Qi and Blood.  The concepts of innate intelligence and nourishment and their correlations to western physiology are discussed.  University of Bridgeport Health Sciences Post Graduate Department, Bridgeport, CT- 2015

Acupractice 205, Chronotherapy and The Essential Substances.  The basics of the Chinese circadian clock are discussed as well as the essential fluids of Chinese Medical Physiology. University of Bridgeport Health Sciences Post Graduate Department, Bridgeport, CT- 2015

Acupractice 204, The correspondences of the Five Phases is laid out in an accessible format.  Included are organ, bowel, tissue, sense, body fluid, taste, odor, facial color, and other correspondences for clinical use. University of Bridgeport Health Sciences Post Graduate Department, Bridgeport, CT- 2015

Acupractice 203, The theory of the Five Phases is introduced.  The basic parameters and philosophy of this ancient classification system are also discussed. University of Bridgeport Health Sciences Post Graduate Department, Bridgeport, CT- 2015

Acupractice 202, The theories of Yin and Yang are further developed.  The clinical manifestations of Yin and Yang in the body are discussed as well as false positive symptoms. University of Bridgeport Health Sciences Post Graduate Department, Bridgeport, CT- 2015

Acupractice 201, The history of Chinese medicine is discussed.  Also the basic theories of Yin and Yang are introduced. University of Bridgeport Health Sciences Post Graduate Department, Bridgeport, CT- 2015

Master Tung’s Acupuncture: Five Zang System, Understanding Tung’s acupuncture, a complete system that includes its own channels, unique points, diagnostic methods and needling techniques. Taught by Dr. Chuan-Min Wang, a direct disciple of the famous Master Tung Ching-Chang, this course gives an advanced understanding of the system passed down in the Tung Family Lineage. Lotus Institute for Integrated Medicine, City of Industry, CA- 2015

Master Tung’s Acupuncture and The Balance Method for Pain, Learn Channel Diagnosis in detail, modern biomechanics, the Five phases (Wu Xing), how to identify abnormal areas in the upper and lower body using orthopedic tests, and goes over the Channel Test protocol: performing the test, identify abnormal areas or aspects, and selecting the acupuncture points to treat. Lotus Institute for Integrated Medicine, City of Industry, CA- 2015

Spinal Decompression, The examination and review of spinal decompression therapy with a focus on and objective review of the medical and chiropractic literature regarding its efficacy.  DC Hours, Hilton Head, SC- 2014

Spinal Pain Syndromes, This course will present the clinical aspects of spinal pain. The differences between Sclerotogenous, Myofascial, Visceral and Neuropathic pain syndromes were reviewed and discussed in detail.  Discussion of peer-reviewed literature was provided.  DC Hours, Hilton Head, SC- 2014

Passive Care Modalities Part 1, Passive Care Modalities Part 1 will provide the doctor with detailed instruction on symptom based care. This will include a discussion regarding thermal therapies and electric stimulation and TENS unit integration as an effective pain management tool.  DC Hours, Hilton Head, SC- 2014

Passive Care Modalities Part 2, In this course we will continue the discussion on Passive care Modalities. This course will provide information and instruction on Ultrasound, Trigger Point Therapy, and Traditional Traction and its clinical effectiveness.  DC Hours, Hilton Head, SC- 2014

Function Based Care Part 1, This course is designed to instruct the doctor on the basic principles of function based care. It will include a discussion on how to demonstrate medical necessity for function based care, how to perform physical capacity tests, and how to prescribe specific exercises related to the patient’s ability to perform those tests.  DC Hours, Hilton Head, SC- 2014

Function Based Care Part 2, Part 2 of Function Based Care picks up with Neuromuscular Re-education. The theory of this treatment was presented and discussed as well as how to demonstrate medical necessity for these exercises. This course will also discuss stretching exercises and postural correction exercises.  DC Hours, Hilton Head, SC- 2014

The Neurology of Pain, Examining the neurological and physiological aspects of pain transmission and pain perception in the human body. Included in this discussion is an in depth analysis of the internal pain modulation systems and their activation through non-narcotic clinical interventions. DC Hours, Hilton Head, SC- 2014

Radiculopathy: Patient Assessment, Providing the physician with the necessary tools to effectively evaluate radiculopathies. It will include a discussion on neuropathic pain syndromes, orthopedic evaluation, neurological work up and MRI in both healthy and degenerative spinal segments.  DC Hours, Hilton Head, SC- 2014

Documentation, Detailed evaluation of with the basic principles of documentation to establish medical necessity for the treatments provided for patients. This course will gives the doctor all the necessary forms and concepts to ensure compliance including E/M coding and ICD-10 crosswalks. DC Hours, Hilton Head, SC- 2014

Chiropractic Ethics, The discussion of the personal, business, and professional ethics as they relate to chiropractic practice.  We will review the American Chiropractic Association and International Chiropractors Association Codes of Ethics. The course will also discuss, in detail the Informed Consent Doctrine and the difference between an independent contractor and an employee. DC Hours, Hilton Head, SC- 2014

Acupractice 218, Essential Tongue Diagnosis. Includes diagnostic areas, color, shape, and coat of the tongue. University of Bridgeport Health Sciences Post Graduate Department, Bridgeport, CT- 2014

Acupractice 214, Understanding the signs and symptoms of Kidney, Urinary Bladder, and adrenal disorders.  Included are the correlations to western diseases. University of Bridgeport Health Sciences Post Graduate Department, Bridgeport, CT- 2014

Acupractice 210, Understanding the signs and symptoms of Lung and Large Intestine disorders.  Included are the correlations to western diseases. University of Bridgeport Health Sciences Post Graduate Department, Bridgeport, CT- 2014

Acupractice 213, Understanding the signs and symptoms of Liver and Gall Bladder disorders.  Included are the correlations to western diseases. University of Bridgeport Health Sciences Post Graduate Department, Bridgeport, CT- 2014

Acupractice 212, Understanding the signs and symptoms of Heart, Small Intestine, Pericardium, and San Jiao disorders.  Included are the correlations to western diseases. University of Bridgeport Health Sciences Post Graduate Department, Bridgeport, CT- 2014

Acupractice 211, Understanding the signs and symptoms of Spleen, Stomach, and pancreas disorders.  Included are correlations to western diseases. University of Bridgeport Health Sciences Post Graduate Department, Bridgeport, CT- 2014

Creating Herbal Prescriptions for Sensitive Patients, Learn to create herbal formula prescriptions for patients who are sensitive to herbs, whether they are having a difficult time taking the herbs due to delivery form, or are taking the wrong dosage.  There are some large gaps between what we are taught in school textbooks, and effective clinical prescribing. This class aims to close those gaps, to make you a consistently confident, safe, effective herbal practitioner. Lotus Institute of Integrative Medicine, City of Industry, CA- 2014

Comprehensive Examination and Treatment of TCM Internal Disorders, Discussions of the diagnosis and treatment of internal medicine disorders through pulse diagnosis, auricular findings, custom herbal formulas, and Master Tung’s acupuncture points. Cardiovascular, endocrine, respiratory, and pulmonary disorders are among the conditions that will be discussed in this course.  Lotus Institute of Integrative Medicine, City of Industry, CA- 2013

Korean Hand Therapy, Understanding a complete energetic medicine that has effective and instantaneous results.  Discover how KHT can help stimulate the natural healing powers of the body through reflexology treatment of the hands’ micro-meridians. Lotus Institute of Integrative Medicine, City of Industry, CA- 2012

Exercise Strength and Conditioning, Understanding the criteria and methods of strength and conditioning for the athlete.  Discussed are ways that chiropractors can help their athletic patients achieve their goals. Texas College of Chiropractic Division of Postgraduate Studies, Pasadena TX- 2012

Master Tung’s Essential Acupuncture, Discussion of the methods used in Master Tung’s Acupuncture to make a quick and accurate diagnosis, create a treatment plan, and needle the proper points for instantaneous pain relief and manage internal disorders.  Lotus Institute of Integrative Medicine, City of Industry, CA- 2011 

Mix and Match 30 Formulas for Clinical Success, Dui Yao, the art of combining single herbs, is widely recognized for providing exponential effects as each herb enhances the combined therapeutic benefit of the formula. This concept is used frequently today as a model for combining herbal formulas to achieve the most effective care. This concept is used in combining 30 primary herbal formulas for the best clinical results. Lotus Institute of Integrative Medicine, City of Industry, CA- 2011

Pulsynergy IV, Understanding the less commonly seen pulses on each of the six pulse positions, learning he significance of the less commonly seen pulses on each of the cun, guan, chi positions on both hands, correlating different herbal formulas with the different pulses found on each position.  Lotus Institute of Integrative Medicine, City of Industry, CA- 2010

Coding and Billing for Chiropractors, Understanding the criteria for proper coding of the commonly used codes in a chiropractic office.  Included are case examples of proper and improper coding and billing procedures. Missouri State Chiropractors Association, St. Louis, MO- 2010

Balance Method Acupuncture, Algorithms for a prompt and accurate diagnosis of the patient’s condition.  Included are the methods for choosing acupuncture points and channels that will obtain immediate resolution of the patient’s pain.  Acupuncture Association of Missouri, St. Louis, MO- 2010

Pulsyergy Made Easy Part III, Learn pulses according to the pulse positions. Explanations in great length on the most commonly seen pulses in each of the cun, guan, and chi position on both arms and their indications in terms of modern biomedical conditions. In addition, correlating herbal formulas to the different conditions revealed by the pulses found on each of the pulse positions.  Lotus Institute of Integrative Medicine, City of Industry, CA- 2009

Pulsynergy Made Easy Part II, Learn Dr. Chang’s Pulsynergy “Special Pulses,” which reflects today’s most commonly seen conditions, discover the basic components of the pulse—shape, jump, and level—and delve into their significance and general indications. Learn the pulses of the Eight Extra meridians and their significance. The information divulged in this class cannot be found in any classic or contemporary books.  Lotus Institute of Integrative Medicine, City of Industry, CA- 2009

Pulsynergy Made Easy Part I, Understanding how to integrate TCM pulse taking into diagnosing western biomedical conditions and learning how to prescribe herbal formulations based on both TCM and western perspectives.  Lotus Institute of Integrative Medicine, City of Industry, CA- 2009

Physical Diagnosis 124, Low Back Injuries and Complaints in the Workplace. Understanding the risk factors, the etiology, physical and laboratory examination of, and treatment of lower back pain in occupational and interprofessional settings. University of Bridgeport Health Sciences Post Graduate Department, Bridgeport, CT- 2009

Physical Diagnosis 123, Breast Cancer: Risk Factors, Screening, Assessment, and Treatment.  Discussed are the anatomy of the breast, breast cancer classification, the epidemiology and risks of breast cancer, breast cancer screening, treatment of breast cancer, and case studies.  University of Bridgeport Health Sciences Post Graduate Department, Bridgeport, CT- 2009

Physical Diagnosis 121, A comprehensive overview of congestive heart failure.  The diagnosis, pathophysiology, imaging, treatment, and psychological impact of CHF are discussed. University of Bridgeport Health Sciences Post Graduate Department, Bridgeport, CT- 2009

Physical Diagnosis 120, A comprehensive overview of asthma.  The pathophysiology, clinical manifestations, diagnosis, and treatment of asthma are discussed. University of Bridgeport Health Sciences Post Graduate Department, Bridgeport, CT- 2009

Physical Diagnosis 119, The evaluation and management of rheumatoid arthritis.  The proper physical, laboratory, and radiological examinations are included.  Management of rheumatoid arthritis is also discussed. University of Bridgeport Health Sciences Post Graduate Department, Bridgeport, CT- 2009

Physical Diagnosis 117, Understanding the evaluation of the TMJ utilizing physical examination, EMG, MRI, and ultrasound.  Also discussed is chiropractic treatment for TMJ disorders. University of Bridgeport Health Sciences Post Graduate Department, Bridgeport, CT- 2009

Radiology 112 Understanding the indications and contraindications of MRI of the spine.  Included are the types of MR imaging systems used, the tissues that are viewed more accurately on MRI and the cases in which MRI should not be used. University of Bridgeport Health Sciences Post Graduate Department, Bridgeport, CT- 2009

Radiology 111, Understanding and evaluating disc herniations.  Radiographic examples of Ewing’s Sarcoma, metastasis, aneurysmal bone cyst, and spinal infection are contrasted with disc herniations clinical correlation and interprofessional referral is reviewed. University of Bridgeport Health Sciences Post Graduate Department, Bridgeport, CT- 2009

Radiology 110, Examining the soft tissues of the knee joint.  An in-depth consideration will be given to the meniscal structures and their relation to functional activity of the knee joint. University of Bridgeport Health Sciences Post Graduate Department, Bridgeport, CT- 2009

Radiology 109, Understanding cervical imaging related to whiplash injuries including dynamic imaging in the examination of cervical spine injuries.  Clinical correlation of objective findings to patient symptoms is discussed.  University of Bridgeport Health Sciences Post Graduate Department, Bridgeport, CT- 2009

Radiology 108, Understanding the morphology of the patellofemoral joint and the forces placed upon it by the soft tissues surrounding it.  Also discussed are conditions to and injuries of the knee joint. University of Bridgeport Health Sciences Post Graduate Department, Bridgeport, CT- 2009

Radiology 107, Examining the source of pain from the lumbar disc “high intensity zone” on the T2 sagittal projection and its relation to nociception and perception of pain.  Understanding how annulus fibrosus injury causes nerve root and spinal nerve changes including neurogenic inflammation. Discovering the effects of lordosis on the nucleus pulposus. University of Bridgeport Health Sciences Post Graduate Department, Bridgeport, CT- 2009

Radiology 106, Examining the radiographic signs of reflex sympathetic dystrophy.  Understanding the risk factors in the progression of Lumbar Degenerative Disc Disease.  The evaluation of a new grading system of the pars interarticularis is discussed.  Also included are considerations for osteoporosis. University of Bridgeport Health Sciences Post Graduate Department, Bridgeport, CT- 2009

Radiology 105, Examining a case study of Pancoast Tumor in upper back pain including a radiograph.  5 cases of gout are reported and contrasted with acute bacterial infection. Also discussed is a study of axially loaded spines with MRI and CT. University of Bridgeport Health Sciences Post Graduate Department, Bridgeport, CT- 2009

AIDS 103, Discussions of various manual therapy techniques for treating the symptoms of AIDS comorbidities.  Included are lymphatic drainage techniques, their indications and contraindications; MFR and cranio-sacral techniques, their indications and contraindications, and massage and its indications and contraindications.  Pain syndromes in AIDS patients are also covered. University of Bridgeport Health Sciences Post Graduate Department, Bridgeport, CT- 2009

AIDS 101, Focuses on vectors for infection, likely comorbidities, and prevention.  Included are papers on perinatal transmission, AIDS related osteopenia, and the like. University of Bridgeport Health Sciences Post Graduate Department, Bridgeport, CT- 2009

Gender and Sensitivity 101, Examining the impact on sexual boundaries in the healthcare relationship. Proper speech, gestures, and boundary violations are discussed. University of Bridgeport Health Sciences Post Graduate Department, Bridgeport, CT- 2009

Cultural Competency 202, Learning the history and culture of the Hispanic patient.  The expectations of the Hispanic patient are elucidated.  Proper boundaries and “bedside manner” are considered. University of Bridgeport Health Sciences Post Graduate Department, Bridgeport, CT- 2009

Cultural Competency 201, Recognizing the following: What steps can I take to be culturally competent?  How can I perform a cultural assessment of a patient?  How can I find out if I am culturally competent?  How can I assess my own prejudices/judgments of people from other cultures? University of Bridgeport Health Sciences Post Graduate Department, Bridgeport, CT- 2009

Emergency Procedures 103, The mechanism of injury, diagnosis, and management of burns is discussed.  Also, the pathophysiology, signs and symptoms, and emergency response in cases of allergic reactions. University of Bridgeport Health Sciences Post Graduate Department, Bridgeport, CT- 2009

Emergency Procedures 102, Understanding a new method for CPR.  Included is a discussion of AED vs CPR and an emergency preparedness manual. University of Bridgeport Health Sciences Post Graduate Department, Bridgeport, CT- 2009

Emergency Procedures 101, Recognizing four common emergency medical conditions.  Discussed in the course are diabetic emergencies, difficulty breathing, angina, MI, stroke, and TIA. University of Bridgeport Health Sciences Post Graduate Department, Bridgeport, CT- 2009

Physical Diagnosis, Diagnosis based upon palpatory changes of the abdomen and trunk are discussed.  Treatment based on herbal and enzymatic therapy and the correlation to the spinal and neurological systems are included. Missouri State Chiropractors Association, St. Louis, MO- 2007

General Radiology, Case studies of osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis are covered.  The diagnosis, management, and treatment of these disorders is also discussed. Missouri State Chiropractors Association, St. Louis, MO- 2007

Ethics and Boundary Training, Understanding the professional and personal boundaries needed during normal patient care.  Case studies of proper and improper interaction are included. Missouri State Chiropractors Association, St. Louis, MO- 2007

Diploma: Institute of Classical Five-Element Acupuncture, Santa Monica, CA-2006
Advanced Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (TCM) Certification, Logan College of Chiropractic, St. Louis, MO- 2006

Surface EMG and Diagnosis, Utilizing surface EMG for diagnostic purposes in the chiropractic clinic.  Numerous case studies and patient examples are discussed. Missouri State Chiropractors Association, Cape Girardeau, MO- 2006

Radiographic Diagnosis of Spondylolisthesis, Understanding the imaging of and diagnostic criteria for spondylolisthesis.   Cases studies of proper and improper management are discussed.  Also included are radiographs and analysis. Missouri State Chiropractors Association, Cape Girardeau, MO- 2006

Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (TCM) Certification, Logan College of Chiropractic, St. Louis, MO- 2005

Radiology, The diagnosis, management, and treatment of Degenerative Disc Disease.  Radiographs and case studies are included as examples, Missouri State Chiropractors Association, St. Louis, MO- 2005

Spinal Biomechanics and Posture Correction Certification, Pettibon Institute, Gig Harbor, WA- 2005

Ethics and Boundary Training, Understanding the professional and personal boundaries needed during normal patient care.  Case studies of proper and improper interaction are included. Missouri State Chiropractors Association, St. Louis, MO- 2004

Women’s Health, Understanding the diagnosis and treatment of many of the ailments that afflict women.  Included are treatments for such diseases as PCOS, Menopausal Symptoms, Infertility, PMS, PMDD, and others.  Specialized tests and herbal and nutritional treatments are discussed. Missouri State Chiropractors Association, Osage Beach, MO- 2003

Thompson Terminal Point Drop Technique- The science and art of posture and spinal disorders.  Detailed instruction on setups, positioning, and treatment using the Terminal Point Drop Table. Also included are the setups, positioning, and treatment of extremities. Logan College of Chiropractic, St. Louis, MO- 2003
Activator Methods, Proficiency Rating-  Logan College of Chiropractic, St. Louis, MO- 2002

Selected Medical Teaching/Lecturing:

Instructor, Clinical Strategies for Treating Back Pain with Acupuncture, This course will cover the diagnostic criteria in Chinese medicine for uncovering the root of the problem while respecting the branch as well.  Included, will be pulse diagnosis, abdominal diagnosis, movement diagnosis, and other methodologies.  Point location laboratory will be included as well, so the clinician is required to bring a flexible tape measurer and a marking pen; the standard points and Master Tung’s Points will be located in the laboratory session.  Acupuncture treatment methods will be presented to allow the physician to obtain quick, effective, and lasting results. Missouri State Chiropractors Association, St. Louis, MO- 2017

Instructor, Using the Five Phases of Chinese Medicine for Clinical Success, All aspects of the 5 Phases will be covered in this session, including, but not limited to type of tissue affected, facial color, tone of voice, climate, and many others.  Techniques for discovering the affected phase will be presented, including, but not limited to pulse diagnosis, physical symptoms, abdominal diagnosis, and many others.  The physician will be able to utilize the 5 Phases in his diagnosis for acupuncture and herbal medicine on Monday and for rest of his or her practice life.  Missouri State Chiropractors Association, St. Louis, MO- 2017

 

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