Acupuncture and other Chinese medicine services are now available at UCFC!

Acupuncture and Chinese medicine are known to be extremely successful in the treatment of many conditions. The main goal of acupuncture is self-healing and to prove that we should not be dependent on drugs. Many people are known to try it as a last resort to their medical problems, yet find that it was able to help them and relieve issues where other services and medicines could not!

Acupuncture is most commonly known to treat issues related to pain, but it certainly has been successful at treating a variety of health concerns!

Below is a list of some of the conditions Traditional Chinese Medicine and Acupuncture has been known to treat:

  • Sinusitis
  • Sore Throat and other cold symptoms
  • Earache
  • Nerve Pain and Neurological Disorders
  • Ulcers
  • IBS
  • Gastrointestinal Disorders
  • High Blood Pressure
  • Anemia
  • Food Allergies
  • Stroke
  • PMS
  • Menopause
  • Morning Sickness and other pregnancy complications
  • Infertility
  • Women's Health
  • Immune Disorders
  • Lupus
  • Chronic Fatigue
  • Various Addictions
  • Anxiety & Depression
  • Insomnia
  • Stress
  • Arthritus and Various Musculoskeletal Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Asthma and Various Respiratory Disorders
  • Cosmetic Issues

Dr. Fusheng Zhao

Chinese Medicine and Acupuncture

Fusheng Zhao, MD (China), MPH, MAOM and Licensed Acupunturist, is an advocate of wellness andhealing. Using the ancient time-tested tools of acupuncture, Chinese herbal supplements, and various other specialties, she is knowledgable in treating many health issues, including a focus on pain management, mental health, digestive issues, pediatrics, women’s health and cosmetic acupuncture.

Dr. Zhao completed her Master’s degree in Traditional Chinese Medicine at the American College of Acupuncture andOriental Medicine (ACAOM) in Houston and islicensed as an acupuncturist in the State of Louisiana. Fusheng is also certified a Diplomate of Oriental Medicine by the National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (NCCAOM)) She earned her MD from China and MPH in Epidemiology from Tulane University, School of Public Health in New Orleans.

She has over 20 years experience in medical practice in Rheumatology and was a professor in both medical school and community college in China and United States. Clinical training includes internship at ACAOM and externships in Texas with experienced acupuncturists. Her advanced studies include acupuncture for Stroke and Rehabilitation, Pediatric Tui Na (acupressure massage for children) and Herbal treatments for infertility in Tianjin University of Traditional Chinese Medicine.

When not in the clinic, Fusheng enjoys spending time practicing calligraphy, singing Peking Opera, playing the Gu Qin, or in the garden with her family.