Dr. Yoonyoung Lee

Board-certified Licensed Acupuncturist and Chinese Medicinal Herbalist, Pain Management Acupuncturist,
Women's Health and Infertility Support Acupuncturist in Pearl River, NY

Dr. Yoonyoung Lee DACM, L.Ac., Dipl. OM.

Dr. Lee is a highly qualified practitioner of Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine, having earned a Doctorate in Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine from Pacific College of Health and Science in San Diego, California. She is a board-certified Acupuncturist and Chinese Herbalist by the National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (NCCAOM) and holds a valid license to practice acupuncture in the state of New York.

During her training, Dr. Lee underwent extensive and diverse experiences that honed her clinical skills and expertise. She completed externships at Columbia University Health Services, where she focused on orthopedic conditions and women’s health. At the Veterans Affairs Hospital in New York City, her training centered on chronic pain management and mental health care. Additionally, her time at Housing Works Healthcare Center provided her with invaluable exposure to a variety of health issues, including caring for patients with compromised immune systems due to HIV. These rigorous training experiences equipped Dr. Lee with a comprehensive understanding of healthcare across different domains, enabling her to provide well-rounded and compassionate care to her patients.

Dr. Lee is highly skilled in addressing a wide range of health concerns, including chronic pain management, women’s health, sleep disorders, anxiety, and digestive issues. She has achieved successful results in treating conditions such as TMJ, peripheral neuropathy, and migraines. Additionally, she holds a special passion for alleviating chronic pain and supporting women’s health, from fertility challenges to menstrual irregularities and pre-menopausal symptoms. With her extensive experience, Dr. Lee creates a nurturing environment where she employs various acupuncture techniques, such as Traditional Chinese acupuncture and trigger point acupuncture, complemented by therapies like cupping, gua sha, Tui na, and personalized herbal remedies. Each treatment is tailored with warmth and care to suit the unique needs of every patient.

Dr. Lee is dedicated to providing evidence-based, patient-centered care, which is grounded in Chinese medicine’s holistic approach. She believes in maintaining a balance of body, mind, and spirit to achieve health and longevity. 

In summary, Dr. Lee is a committed and compassionate practitioner who is passionate about using her skills and knowledge to help individuals improve their quality of life through holistic healing.

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Dr. Lee's Credentials & Memberships

• DACM (Doctor of Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine)
• MSTOM (Master of Science in Traditional Oriental Medicine)
• L.Ac (Licensed Acupuncturist in New York state)
• Dipl. O.M. (NCCAOM)® (NCCAOM board-certified Diplomate of Oriental Medicine)

• Membership to The North American Menopause Society (NAMS)
• Membership to Acupuncture Society of New York (ASNY)
• Membership to the American Society of Acupuncturists (ASA)
• Membership to the American Association of Korean Medicine(AAKM)
• Membership to the Association of Korean Asian Medicine & Acupuncture of California(AKAMAC)

Dr. Lee's Special training & Certifications

• Certification in International Oncology Acupuncture Program
• Certification in Micro-needling for Acupuncturist
• Certification in Facial Rejuvenation/Cosmetic Acupuncture
• Council of Colleges of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine Certification in Clean Needle Technique

Oncology Acupuncture Certificate Badge from TCM Academy.

Oncology Acupuncture Certified

Dr. Lee is a practitioner of oncology acupuncture certified by the International Oncology Acupuncture Program. She is equipped with the specific skills necessary to support cancer patients at all stages of their disease. Dr. Lee has a fundamental understanding of cancer from both western and Chinese medical perspectives and the ability to support patients undergoing western cancer treatments.

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Diplomate of Oriental Medicine

Dr. Lee is a Diplomate of Oriental Medicine who is certified by the NCCAOM®. It is a considerable professional achievement to earn the designation Diplomate of Oriental Medicine (NCCAOM®). NCCAOM® Certification indicates Dr. Lee has met national standards for the safe and competent practice of acupuncture and Chinese herbology as defined by the Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (AOM) profession.

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