Dr. Erin Lee is a Doctor of Acupuncture & Chinese Medicine and New York State licensed acupuncturist. She graduated at the top of her class and received her Doctoral and Masters degree in Traditional Oriental Medicine from the Pacific College of Oriental Medicine in New York. She is a member of the Acupuncture Society of New York and is board certified in Chinese Herbology, Acupuncture, Oriental Medicine and Biomedicine.
Dr. Lee specializes in neurofunctional acupuncture for the treatment of musculoskeletal pain and dysfunction, incorporating the release of active motor and trigger points. Her previous experience includes working with cancer patients at Mount Sinai Beth Israel Integrative Oncology Center, acute stroke and long-term rehabilitative care at NYU Lutheran Neurological & Orthopedic Rehabilitation, NYU Lutheran Labor & Delivery, Columbia Health Medical Center, Housing Works (HIV/AIDS) and in-patient care at Bronx Lebanon Hospital Center.
Dr. Lee prides herself in always going the extra mile when it comes to her patient’s health care. She incorporates not only acupuncture but a combination of different healing modalities for the most effective outcome including herbal medicine, cupping, gua sha, tui na massage, e-STIM and herbal liniments. She also specializes in vibroacoustic therapy to activate major acupuncture points and meridians and to clear and reset the energy centers of the body.
All healing has a spiritual and psycho-emotional component that must be addressed with the physical in order to obtain the most effective outcome. Dr. Lee utilizes her working knowledge of the body to approach healing with both a scientific and energetic mindset to achieve optimal results.