Xingning Zhao (pronounced shing-ning, M.D. in China) is a licensed acupuncturist practicing in Cambridge, MA. She is former Chief Physician of Internal Medicine and Oncology Specialist at the University Hospital of Nanjing University of Chinese Medicine and an expert in Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM), which includes practices such as acupuncture, Chinese herbs, acupressure, moxibustion, cupping, and Tui Na (Chinese therapeutic massage), etc. TCM has been found effective in treating a wide range of issues in a way that is wholly natural and with few side effects. Among many uses, Traditional Chinese Medicine has been found effective in:
- Controlling pain, as found in a study by the American Journal of Emergency Medicine.
- Treating migraines and fibromyalgia, as found by the National Institutes of Health.
- Treating Anxiety, depression, and panic disorder; smoking and alcohol cessation, as found by the WHO.
- Improving bloodflow and physical recovery, as shown by Olympic champions such as Michael Phelps.
Xingning Zhao (M.D. in China), Cambridge, MA
Xingning Zhao treats a variety of illnesses with acupuncture and other Chinese Medicine techniques. She is academically trained in one of China’s top medical institutions, and is a master practitioner of Chinese Medicine with over 37 years of experience. Besides her acupuncture practice, Xingning Zhao is also a photographer. She offers portrait, wedding party and birthday party photographying service. Passionate about the power of nature to heal and restore, she channels that passion both inside her clinic and outside in nature through her lens. She loves to photograph the beauty of the nature and beyond. Her works have been exhibited in local museums and art center, and some of her photos can be found here (https://xingningz.wixsite.com/ning-photos, and instagram.com/ningphotos). Xingning Zhao believes that nature is a powerful healer, and interacting with nature is an integral part of a peaceful and joyous life. For details of Dr. Zhao’s medical background, please see About Us.