Jiling Hu, LAc

Dr Jiling Hu is a licensed Acupuncturist and Master Herbalist specializing in Women’s Health and Endocrine disorders with 28 years of clinical experience.

Dr Jiling Hu, a native of Hu Bei province in China, received her medical degree at Hubei University of Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) in Central China. She completed her residency at Hubei University of TCM’s affiliated Hospital, where she focused her training on Gynecology and Internal Medicine. Soon after finishing her residency, Dr Hu entered graduate school at the prestigious Beijing University of TCM and the world-renowned Dong Zhi Men Hospital. She received a Master’s degree in endocrinology and immunological disorders, which integrated TCM and Western medicine. After completing her graduate studies, she was soon promoted to the position of Attending TCM Physician at the distinguished China-Japan Friendship Hospital in Bejing. During her tenure there, Dr Jiling Hu treated a large number of patients with thyroid disorders, women’s conditions, diabetes, and arthritis. She also taught medical students, and wrote a number of medical papers while she was working in hospital in China.

Since having relocated to the Los Angeles, Dr Jiling Hu has been teaching at both Yo San University of TCM and Emperor’s College of Oriental Medicine for over 20 years. From 2002 to 2009 she was a practitioner in Santa Monica Acupuncture Clinical-Akasha Center for Integrative Medicine. She currently maintains a private practice in West Los Angeles. She also teaches and supervises practitioners in Yo San University’s doctoral reproductive program.

With over 28 years clinical experience in gynecology and endocrinology, Dr Hu specializes in treating endocrine and women’s health. She is highly experienced in fertility problems that related to immune and endocrine disorders, and other women’s conditions, such as irregular menstruation, PCOS, dysmenorrhea, menopause and other aging related conditions. Her extensive education in both TCM and western medicine gives her a unique perspective in treating her patients holistically. Dr Jiling Hu is an also expert in treating both men and women with immunological and endocrine disorders, gastrointestinal disorders including Gerd, diabetes, arthritis, allergies, and pain conditions.

Her search for better treatment has also led her to develop her own herbal line of products for infertility and menstrual disorders. Her treatment on fertility problems is very specific and united for different phases of menstrual circle in individual persons. She also develops her own herbal products for Gerd, hypertension, hair and beauty care that have been received great effects.

Dr Jiling Hu believes in taking into account her patients’ physical, emotional, environmental, and spiritual backgrounds. Using both herbs and acupuncture in her practice, she provides a healing and caring environment where she encourages her patients to become active participants in their healing process.

During her own medical training she learned the value of practicing the energy movement of arts. Now she not only treats patients with her medical expertise, but empowers them to achieve and maintain thriving good health by teaching Taichi and Qigong.

Along with treating patients, Dr Hu is now sharing her knowledge with the students in Acupuncture schools in Los Angeles. She teaches courses in herbology, formulas, gynecology, acupuncture techniques

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