Dr. Li-Juan (Leah) Chen has been practicing as a licensed acupuncturist in the state of Washington since 2000. She is a proud graduate of the Seattle Institute of Oriental Medicine (SIOM) and was awarded a Masters degree in Acupuncture & Oriental Medicine.
During her studies at SIOM, Dr. Chen covered a wide range of subjects including Chinese, Japanese and Korean Acupuncture, Therapeutic Techniques, Chinese Herbal Medicine, as well as pharmacognosy and dietetic therapy. Moreover, Dr. Chen has over 10 years of clinical experience work as a licensed medical doctor in China. Her knowledge and experience in both western and oriental medicine makes it possible for her to deliver more complete, more effective and more thorough care to her patients.
Dr. Chen is a Licensed Acupuncturist (L.Ac.) by the National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (NCCAOM). She is also a Certified Acupuncture Detoxification Specialist by the National Acupuncture Detoxification Association (NADA).
Dr. Chen has earned a reputation among her friends and colleagues as someone with “down-to-earth” and “no-nonsense” work ethics. Her patients love her because she has made a commitment to providing them with sincere care, patience, advice and most of all, love.