Staff

Yi-Jun Lin, L.Ac., MSTOM, MS, RD
Diplomate of Oriental Medicine

Yi-Jun Lin is a Licensed Acupuncturist and Diplomate of Oriental Medicine certified by the National Certification Commission of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (NCCAOM). She is a graduate of Pacific College of Oriental Medicine in San Diego where she received Master of Science in Oriental Medicine (MSTOM) degree after completing over 3300 hours of training in acupuncture, Chinese herbs, biomedicine, patient counseling, nutrition, massage and bodywork. She has extensive clinical experience in the treatment of autoimmune diseases, diabetes, gastrointestinal diseases, pain management, orthopedic disorders, menstrual disorders, anxiety and depression.

 

 

Yi-Jun’s specialties include:

  • Japanese Meridian Therapy Acupuncture
  • Chinese Herbal Medicine
  • Shonishin Pediatric Therapy
  • Tui Na Therapeutic Massage
  • Women’s Health and Fertility/Pregnancy Support
  • Treatment of Emotional Disorders
  • Treatment of Digestive Disorders
  • Cancer Support
  • Treatment of Orthopedic Disorders and sports injuries

Yi-Jun is passionate about using acupuncture and herbs, combined with dietary and lifestyle modifications to enhance physical, mental and emotional health. By integrating traditional western and eastern medicine, she has helped many people with individualized and effective treatment plans, and empowered her patients with practical knowledge about self-care and healthy way of living.

 

Steven M. Siroky, L.Ac., MSTOM
Diplomate of Oriental Medicine

Steven Siroky is a Licensed Acupuncturist and Diplomate of Oriental Medicine certified by the National Certification Commission of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (NCCAOM). Steven is a graduate of Pacific College of Oriental Medicine in San Diego where he received a Master of Science in Oriental Medicine (MSTOM) and certification as an Oriental Bodywork Therapist (OBT). His education includes over 3300 hours of training in acupuncture, Chinese herbs, biomedicine, patient counseling, nutrition, massage and bodywork.

In addition to his clinical education, Steven has trained with several accomplished Japanese physicians, many with 40 to 50 years of medical practice. This exposure to such in depth knowledge has deeply influenced his treatment style and his acute understanding of this ancient medicine. Steven’s experience included extensive training in Japanese Meridian Therapy which is a highly effective, gentle style of acupuncture used to balance the body and mind to promote health and wellness. The emphasis of this style of treatment is on using the meridians, or the body’s energetic pathways, to diagnose and treat disease.After relocating to Charlotte, Steven was offered the unique position of Staff Acupuncturist at Carolinas Medical Center-NorthEast and NorthEast Internal & Integrative Medicine in Concord where he worked from June 2007 to August 2010. Steven’s experience at CMC-NorthEast gave him invaluable experience treating patients on an inpatient and outpatient basis including critically ill adults and children in the Intensive Care Unit as well as oncology, gastroenterology, and family medicine. Steven is the only acupuncturist to ever have hospital privileges within the Carolinas Healthcare System.Steven is now the Clinical Director at The Art of Acupuncture Wellness Center where he continues to work with adults and children with a wide range of health concerns.

Steven’s specialties include:

  • Japanese Meridian Therapy Acupuncture
  • Shonishin Pediatric Therapy
  • Chinese Herbal Medicine
  • Treatment of Autoimmune Diseases
  • Integrative Cancer Care
  • Pre- and Post-Surgical Treatment
  • Treatment of Psychological Disorders
  • Treatment of Digestive Disorders

Steven feels strongly that medicine should be practiced with purpose, passion and compassion. It is his belief that practitioners of Oriental Medicine must act with a sincere sense of purpose for helping those in need, have a passion for doing so, and have a profound sense of compassion for what their patients are going through. Steven uses these as his fundamental and guiding values, and with them, builds a strong partnership with our patients to help restore them to health and well-being.