Author: Lan (Imen) Zhang
Lan (Imen) Zhang graduated from the Beijing University of Traditional Chinese Medicine (1988) where she received five years extensive training, major in Acupuncture and its related medical disorders and post surgical recoveries such as C-section, cancerous treatment and post-stroke rehabilitation. Imen was a clinical instructor for over ten years of the Beijing No. 6 Hospital (an affiliate hospital of the China Beijing International Acupuncture Training Centre) where students came from Scandinavia, Germany, Iran, and Australia… for acupuncture training. Imen is a licensed acupuncturist in Vancouver and has 24 years of clinical experience (as of 2012). Her special interest includes the treatment of infertility, pain syndromes, depression and anxieties, gynaecological and menopausal disorders, allergies, hay fever, overweight, smoking and cigarette addictions, temporomandibular joint (TMJ) condition, gastrointestinal disorders such as irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), and other autoimmune diseases such as ankylosing spondylitis, and rheumatoid arthritis.