Dr. Kathleen Dang is a dually board-certified, licensed Naturopathic Physician and Acupuncturist in BC. She has been practicing since 2008. She is US trained and practices in Vancouver, British Columbia. She maintains NCCAOM diplomate status in both Herbology & Acupuncture and is a national exam writer for the Traditional Chinese Medicine boards in the US. She is also certified in providing Facial Rejuvenation Acupuncture. Her undergraduate training in Microbiology and Psychology influenced her views on the gut/brain connection, and its importance in inflammation and disease processes, as well as mental health and general well being.
Dr. Dang dedicated her career towards advancing natural medicine and therapies with a scientific background while also maintaining the vital energetics of Eastern medicine. She is a key health investigator and designs individual health plans through the use of Traditional Chinese Medicine diagnosis, acupuncture, vitamin/supplement/herbal therapies and nutritional/diet guidelines.
Dr. Dang recognizes the complexities and challenges of maintaining health and balance in today’s world. She has clinical interests in family medicine, gastro-intestinal health, autoimmune/dermatologic disorders, endocrine/metabolic/cardiovascular disorders, trauma & addiction, mental health & stress disorders, pain disorders as well as anti-aging/longevity and natural aesthetics.
She is a guide in navigating natural health by blending the wisdom of ancient and modern medicine.
My path to wellness:
CNPBC: College of Naturopathic Physicians of British Columbia
CTCMA-BC: College of Traditional Chinese Medicine Practitioners & Acupuncturists of British Columbia
Facial Rejuvenation Acupuncture systems with Virginia Doran
NCCAOM – Medical board exam writer
2011 Masters of Traditional Oriental Medicine (MSTOM), Pacific College of Oriental Medicine, Chicago, IL
2008 Doctorate of Naturopathic Medicine (ND), Southwest College of Naturopathic Medicine Tempe, AZ
2000 Bachelor of Science degree (BS) in Microbiology, minor in Psychology, Arizona State University Tempe, AZ
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