Frank FengYu Zhao, LAc
Dr.Frank was born and raised in Nanning, a capital city of GuangXi, mainland China. He graduated from GuangXi University of Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) and obtained his MD in TCM in 1984.
He finished his intern, residence, and fellowship at the People's Hospital of Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region in China and later was promoted as the Director of the Acupuncture Department of the hospital. He later obtained a scholarship to attend the National Rehabilitation Center for Persons with Disabilities in Japan to study Rehabilitation Medicine (Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy and Sports Rehabilitation). Dr. Frank then continued in his studies and obtained his MD, PhD in Neurology and Neurological Science from Tokyo Medical and Dental University. Dr. Frank then became a Research Fellow in the field of Herb and Acupuncture at Harvard Medical School. He is Board Member of the United Alliance of NYS Licensed Acupuncturists, Vice Chairman of the World Manipulative Medical Association and a Professor at New York College of Health Professions.
Dr. Frank has received various trainings in different areas of Acupuncture and providers the following treatment: scalp acupuncture, auriculotherapy, eye acupuncture, tongue acupuncture, facial acupuncture and hand acupuncture; Moxibustion; Herbal Medicine; Cupping; Gua sha; Taiji-quan; Qigong (Reiqi); Asian BodyWork therapy (traditional Massage); Foot reflexology and Rehabilitation Medicine.
Dr. Frank has also been a teacher of Traditional Chinese Medicine for over 7 years in Japan and 5 years in the United States. He has taught various courses, including: Fundamental Theory of TCM Science, Herbal Medicine, Science of TCM Formula, Diagnosis of TCM, Internal Medicine of TCM, Surgery of TCM, Acupuncture and Moxibustion, Tui-na, Functional Medicine, Integrative Medicine and Anatomy.
Dr. Frank believes every individual is unique; therefore starting each new patient with a comprehensive consultation and diagnosis, which allows him to create an optimum treatment plan. Dr. Frank believes this allows the patient to obtain the best results as it allows him to select the specific Acu-points to treat the patient’s various conditions.
Dr. Frank currently lives in Edison NJ. In his free time he enjoys swimming, travel, photography and classical music.