Dr. W. Zhao
Dr. W. Zhao is a licensed Acupuncturist in the Province of Alberta.
A graduate of China’s top Medical University* with extensive training in both western and traditional Chinese medicine, Dr. Zhao has over 30 years of academic and clinical experience in Canada and China in treating disease and pain, in which he has successfully helped thousands of patients achieve health and wellness.
In addition, Dr. Zhao has advised The Alberta Government on various acupuncture regulatory and licensing policies and also gives frequent lectures to various professional and patient groups.
EDUCATION AND TRAINING
Ph.D. of Traditional Chinese Medicine integrated with Western Medicine, Division of Hematology and Oncology, Beijing University of Traditional Medicine and Pharmacy, P.R. China (1998)
Master Degree of TCM integrated with Western Medicine in internal medicine, Beijing University, P.R. China (1989)
Bachelor of Traditional Chinese Medicine, Hunan Traditional Medical University, P.R. China (1982)
PROFESSIONAL AND CLINICAL EXPERIENCE
Founder of China Traditional Chinese Medicine Center (1998 to Present )
College & Association of Acupuncturists of Alberta, Director (2009 to Present)
Alberta Association of Traditional Chinese Medical Doctors, Director (2003 to 2005)
Acupuncture Society of Alberta, Vice President (2001 to 2004)
Staff Doctor, Instructor teacher and research fellow for Ph.D. in Medicine, Beijing Traditional Medicine and Pharmacy University, P.R. China (1995 to 1998)
Staff Doctor, Research fellow and teacher, Beijing Friendship Hospital, P.R. China (1989 to 1995)
Staff Doctor, Beijing Medical University, P.R.China (1986 to 1989)
Staff Doctor, Hospital of Ministry of Space Industry, P.R. China (1982 to 1986)