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Our Practitioners - Dr. Harry Hong

Harry G. Hong, Ph.D. L.Ac.

Harry G. Hong, Ph.D. L.Ac.

Dr. Harry G. Hong received his oriental medical degree from Beijing University of Chinese Medicine and Pharmacology in China. Till this day, this school remains to be the most prestigious medical school for Chinese medicine. He also holds a Master of Science degree in Molecular Biology from University of Idaho and a Ph.D. in Biochemistry from Medical College of Ohio. Dr. Hong has been practicing traditional Chinese medicine and natural medicine for over 20 years. He also practiced conventional Western medicine in China.

During 1997, Dr. Hong received a fellowship from National Institute of Health conducting one year of research on osteoarthritis. In the meantime, he participated in an acupuncture clinical trial on carpal tunnel syndrome at George Washington Medical Center in Washington DC. From 1998 to early 2000, Dr. Hong joined the Medical Center of the University of Illinois at Chicago to study biochemical aspect of asthma. He also served as a consultant for the Center of Integrative Medicine, George Washington University. Dr. Hong is the author of a number of scientific publications.

Currently Dr. Hong practices holistic medicine at northwest suburb of Chicago and South Florida. He also works at the Atlantic Institute of Oriental Medicine as the clinical director and advisor for the Doctor of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine program. Dr. Hong is certified by National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (NCCAOM) and licensed to practice acupuncture by State of Illinois and Florida. With the state-of-art electrodermal screening devices Dr. Hong provides a comprehensive healing program combining Chinese medicine with western natural detoxification and allergy management program.

For more information, please read Dr. Hong's official website and Dr. Hong's Blog.