Licensed Acupuncturist & Herbalist
Dien received a four-year Master's of Science in Traditional Oriental Medicine (M.S.T.O.M) degree from Pacific College of Oriental Medicine. Diem is also licensed in massage therapy and has completed certification to perform Facial Acupuncture protocols of the Mei-Zen cosmetic technique for facial rejuvenation.
He comes from a long tradition of practitioners. His father practiced for fifty years and owned an Herbal pharmacy in New York's Chinatown for the past twenty years. Having been around Herbs since he was born & surrounded by Chinese medicine while growing up in the U.S., gives him a unique perspective from which to translate alternative approaches to health and well-being to the layperson. Diem is honored to continue his family's tradition of healing. He feels that the addition of Western diagnosis and modalities further enhances and expands the options for treatment strategies, all the meanwhile honoring the traditional concepts. This synergetic approach ensures that he will be able to carry on the tradition into the 21st century.
Freddy is a Licensed Acupuncturist, having graduated from Pacific College of Oriental Medicine, and has been in practice for the past 14 years. He treats a variety of ailments ranging from muscular injuries to stress/pain relief as well as a wide range of internal and external issues. A combination of Eastern modalities such as Qi Gong exercises and Western disciplines like Cranial Sacral Therapy are utilized in conjunction with Chinese Medicine to give the body its optimum chance to heal and reset itself.
Johann has been working with performers for 20 years. He began his career as a licensed massage therapist working for dance companies and for the last decade as a PT. In that time he has worked with American Ballet Theater, Alvin Ailey, NYC Ballet, Mark Morris, Radio City Rockettes, Paul Taylor Dance Company and several others. He has worked with musicians spanning from Opera singers and violinist to classical pianists and rock bands such as Metallica. He has extensive experience working at various broadway shows such as Cats, Hamilton, Aladdin, and Wicked. Aside from having his own private practice, he is also a physical therapist at The Harkness Center for Dance Injuries and The Juilliard School.