Chinese Medicine Consultation

  • Main complaint
  • Signs and symptoms
  • Four methods (look, listen, ask, and touch)
  • Differential diagnosis
  • Treatment plan
  • Therapeutic prescription
    • Food as medicine & Diet therapy/nutrition
    • Acupressure and Meridian massage
    • Medical Qigong exercises
    • Lifestyle and training regimen
  • Referrals, resources, and follow-up plan

General Questions

  • Hot, cold and fever/chills
  • Sweat
  • Head/face
  • Pain
  • Thirst, taste and appetite
  • Stools, urine
  • Sleep, moods and emotions
  • Thorax and abdomen
  • Gynecological conditions
  • Pregnancy and childbirth (where appropriate)
  • Medical history

Tongue & Pulse Diagnosis

  • Tongue characteristics: color, shape, size, texture, moisture, coating, cracks and root
  • Pulse characteristics: rate, depth, force, quality, and differences among various positions
  • Indications: reflects the state of organ functions and progression of conditions; location, nature, and severity of the imbalance in the organ systems of the body
  • Tongue picture: A good quality photo of your tongue is needed for online consultations for the Chinese medicine diagnosis—preferably, taken first thing in the morning under natural sunlight before eating, drinking, scraping tongue, or brushing teeth.

Diet Therapy & Food Energetics

  • Properties: warm (yang foods) and cold (yin foods) balance the body constitution and energy patterns; fried or baked foods (warm, dry) and raw (cool, moist)
  • Elements: wood (liver), fire (heart), earth (spleen), metal (lungs), and water (kidneys)
  • Tastes: sweet (expansive), salty (dissolving), sour (astringent), spicy (ascending), and bitter (descending)
  • Seasons: spring (green), summer (red), late summer (yellow), fall (white), and winter (black)
  • Effects: yang foods (promote blood flow and circulation, alleviate cold type pain, raise the energy); yin foods (clear heat and cool the blood, remove toxins, nourish the body)

Acupressure & Meridian Massage

  • Meridian: lines or pathways along the body also called channels or vessels through which energy flows
  • Acupressure: pressure applied to stimulate trigger points of the body and clear any blockages along energy lines
  • Acupuncture: insertion of fine needles into the skin at specific points of the body to treat various conditions
  • Benefits: promotes circulation and energy flow of the body to encourage natural health and self-healing
  • Conditions: chronic pain, back and neck pain, shoulder pain, arthritis, sciatica, headache and migraines, nausea and vomiting, bloating and indigestion, painful periods, infertility, anxiety, depression, insomnia, allergies, asthma, addiction, stress relief, high blood pressure, and neurological conditions

Medical Qigong & Other Training

  • Qi: vital energy or life force which flows through the body
  • Qigong: physical exercises that cultivate the energy flow through coordination of the body, breath, mind and spirit
  • Medical Qigong: Chinese energetic medicine used to promote natural health and self-healing to treat various illnesses
  • Purposes: body posture and movement, breathing, and meditation for health, spirituality, and martial arts training
  • Popular sets: Four Seasons Qigong, Five Animal Sports Qigong, Eight Pieces of Brocade Qigong, Meridian Qigong, Embryonic Breathing Meditation, Small Circulation, Tai Chi, Tai Chi Ball Qigong, White Crane Soft Qigong, as well as Hard Qigong and Martial Grand Circulation Qigong

For More Information:

  • "The Ten Questions" Clinical Questioning in TCM Acupuncture Thoery | Yin Yang House - Read Article
  • TCM Diagnosis by Asking - One of the 4 Pillars | Sacred Lotus Chinese Medicine - Read Article
  • Tongue Diagnosis in Chinese Medicine | Sacred Lotus Chinese Medicine - Read Article
  • TCM Diagnosis by Palpation (Pulse Diagnosis) - One of the 4 Pillars | Sacred Lotus Chinese Medicine - Read Article
  • Healing Foods | AcuPro Academy by Clara Cohen | Acupuncture Online Courses - Read Article
  • Energetics of Food – a beginner's guide | Meridian Press - Read Article
  • Traditional Chinese Medicine & Food Energetics | Elemental Chiropractic - Read Article
  • Acu Meridian Points - Read Article
  • Traditional Acupuncture Points | Master Tung's Acupuncture | eLotus CORE - Read Article

Private Session Details:

Private sessions are currently being held online on Zoom due to the coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic. You can join meetings directly from your browser or download Zoom app for a better experience. Zoom offers several tools to protect meetings including encryption of all audio, video, and screen sharing data as well as meeting access controls to prevent data in transit from being intercepted. Zoom does not have access to identifiable health information and have policies and controls in place to safeguard the collection, use, and disclosure of your information.

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Private Sessions

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Chinese Medicine Consultation

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General Questions

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Tongue & Pulse Diagnosis

Discover core strengths and mental aptitudes while locating root causes of organ imbalances… More

Diet Therapy & Food Energetics

Establish a well balanced diet and lifestyle with warm (yang foods) and cold (yin foods)… More

Acupressure & Meridian Massage

Combine the best acupressure points along your body’s energy lines to clear any blockages… More

Medical Qigong & Other Training

Promote natural self-healing with body posture and movement, breathing, and meditation… More

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