Eileen Yue-Ling Han, PhD, LAc benefited early on from a working education with the best practitioners. During 15 years of immersion in her family’s acupuncture needle and Traditional Chinese Medicine supplies business, she received invaluable practical experience that served as the foundation for her work today.
In 1999, Dr Han began her medical studies and an apprenticeship with the late Dr Richard Teh-Fu Tan, the internationally renowned author and leader of the unique Balance Method. As a student, she honed her focus in internal and external medicine, pediatrics, gynecology, and traumatology. During this time, she also received essential training in Western medicine and practice management. Now a renowned practitioner of the Balance Method, Dr Han delivers reliable and effective treatment for patients with a broad range of healthcare concerns.
Dr Han is also the Founder and Director of the Academy of Acupuncture, a global, higher-learning acupuncture institute that teaches practitioners the foundational and advanced techniques of the Balance Method. Her inspired and leading-edge curricula is highly regarded by acupuncturists worldwide seeking to elevate the practice and results of acupuncture for their patients.
She received her MA in Oriental Medicine from the University of East/West Medicine in Sunnyvale, CA, followed by her PhD in Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine from American Liberty University in Newport Beach, CA. She continues to supplement her formal and practical education with continuing studies in herbology and Chinese face reading to deliver a truly holistic approach to patient care.