Robert Chu, L.Ac.

Robert Chu, L.Ac.
Robert Chu, PhD, L.Ac., QME 1028 N. Lake Avenue, Suite 107 Pasadena, CA 91104

Robert Chu, L.Ac.

Robert Chu, PhD, L.Ac., QME
Natural Health Consultant/Life Coaching

Robert Chu is a Licensed Acupuncturist and Herbalist, specializing in the Master Tung painless Acupuncture methods in which he effectively treats pain, sports injuries, and neuromusculoskeletal disorders. Dr. Chu also treats a wide variety of internal diseases including high blood pressure, high cholesterol, diabetes, gynecological disorders, Parkinsons Disease and side-effects from cancer treatments. He is appointed by the Industrial Medical Council as a Qualified Medical Evaluator (QME).
Dr. Chu was formerly affiliated with the St. Vincent Medical Center, as the first fulltime Acupuncturist on staff and treated cancer patients with Acupuncture, Herbal Therapy, Qigong and Tai Chi. Dr. Chu regularly volunteers at Pasadenas Cancer Support Community, where he does a weekly Qi Gong/Stress reduction class and monthly lifestyle/nutrition class. In addition, he also volunteers at Huntington Memorial Hospital teaching a weekly qigong class for those with Parkinsons Disease. He has also featured as a speaker for the American Cancer Society. In July of 2004, Dr. Chu was selected as the Acupuncturist to Olympic athletes at the Olympic Trials held in Sacramento, CA.
Dr. Chu also lectures nationally and abroad on Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine to provide continuing education to MD's and Acupuncturists. In 2005, he founded ITARA - International Tung's Acupuncture Research Association, to preserve, standardize, educate, and research new applications of the Tung family system of Acupuncture with integrity, and open sharing. ITARA has now grown with branches throughout the United States, Canada, U.K. and Finland.
He has been decorated as an honorary member of the Finnish Traditional Chinese Medicine Society of Acupuncture and Herbs and a therapist member of the National Register of Acupuncture Therapists in Finland. He has lectured at Samra University, Emperor's College, SCUSOMA, ACAOM, CSOMA, AAOMA and other functions as a dynamic and entertaining speaker.
In 2004, Robert was awarded a Ph.D. in Ayurvedic Medicine. Dr. Chu is also a Diplomate of Clinical Hypnotherapy and Neurolingustics Master Practitioner, and also does Life Coaching. He also holds a Diplomate of Clinical Homeopathy from the American Academy of Clinical Homeopathy.
He is presently on the faculty at Emperors College in Santa Monica, teaching students in the Doctorate program, and supervising externship students in Integrative Medicine at The Roy & Patricia Disney Family Cancer Center in Burbank, California. .

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Services Robert Chu, L.Ac. is an Acupuncturist or Acupuncture office in Pasadena, CA. Call Robert Chu, PhD, L.Ac., QME at (626) 345-0441 for a detailed description of the services offered.

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