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Meet Susan Cheng, LAc, OMD


Dr. Susan Xiuqing Cheng provides high quality Chinese Medicine treatments at Massage Therapy Center Palo, offering acupuncture, electroacupuncture, cupping, acupressure, Chinese herbal medicine, and lifestyle counseling. She has a unique educational background, with over 20 years of training and experience and has solid knowledge, including the newest therapies and latest developments.

In China Dr. Cheng trained in various hospitals as an attending physician in inpatient and outpatient departments of neurology, gynecology, pediatrics, general medicine, cardiovascular medicine, as well as acupuncture and physiotherapy. In the U.S. she is certified both by the California State Board as well as by the National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine as a Diplomate of Acupuncture, and a Diplomate of Chinese Herbology—a considerable professional achievement that indicates meeting national standards for excellent competence in both fields.

Dr. Cheng has successfully treated not only pain but also complicated and challenging clinical cases, bringing balance and health to her clients. She has treated severe anxiety, depression, fibromyalgia, migraine headaches, asthma, Bell’s Palsy, chronic fatigue, insomnia, diabetes, irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), Parkinson’s disease, post stroke, side effects of chemotherapy, renal failure, tinnitus, TMJ, irregular menstruation, menopause, PMS, urinary disorders, smoking cessation, detoxification and the rebound symptoms related to withdrawing from unnecessary conventional drugs. Dr. Cheng’s approach to providing health care is proactive, preventative, caring, and compassionate.