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Yong Deng OMD, LAc

Staff Physician and Department Chair

Acupuncture, Chinese Medicine, Botanical Medicine, Men’s Health, Women’s Health

Dr. Yong Deng is an internationally well-known expert in Chinese medicine and acupuncture. He has been teaching and practicing at medical schools in China and the United States for more than 36 years, with a concentration in Traditional Chinese Medicine focusing on pain management. Conditions and diseases that relate to his focus include Shingles, Bell’s Palsy, Stroke, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Cancer, Infertility, Allergy, Diabetes, Men’s Health, Women’s Health including PMS, Menopausal Syndrome, Fibroid, GI problems including IBS, Chronic Fatigue, Migraine, Hypertension, Anxiety, Depression, Children’s conditions, and others.

Due to his extensive knowledge, Dr. Deng was invited to SCNM in 1996 and currently serves as the chair and professor within the Department of Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine.

Dr. Deng is a licensed acupuncturist in Arizona and works with MDs in hospitals and several fertility treatment centers within the Phoenix area. He is a member of the State of Arizona Acupuncture Board of Examiners and has published over 30 papers and several books including the Encyclopedia of Chinese and U.S. Patent Herbal Medicines. Dr. Deng was also awarded the World-Famous Acupuncture Doctor by International Association of Integrated Medicine in 1999.

Area of Focus
Acupuncture and Chinese medicine including Chinese botanical medicines; men’s health; women’s health

Oriental Medical Degree, Chengdu University of Traditional Chinese Medicine

Professional Associations
Member of Arizona Acupuncture Board of Examiners, SCNM Department Chair of Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine