About Dr. Li Zhang

Dr. Li Zhang, LAC., MD (Earned in China). M.S. is a licensed acupuncturist with over 20 years of education and experience. She graduated top of her class from the best college of Traditional Chinese Medicine in China and then went on to work for the most prestigious and largest acupuncture center in China. Dr. Zhang was born and raised in a medical family. She majored in acupuncture and Chinese herbal medicine in college and practiced in Shanghai before moving to the United States.


She got her MD. from Chendu University of Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) and received her Masters Degree in Acupuncture from Shanghai University of Traditional Chinese Medicine in China. These schools are the best schools of Chinese Medicine in China. In addition to studying Chinese Medicine she also studied Western Medicine to broaden her knowledge of the human body. She has eight years of education in Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine. Graduating top from both Universities. She held a position with the largest acupuncture center in China, Shanghai Acupuncture and Moxibustion institution. Selection for a position there is very competitive and it was a great honor for her to hold that position.


She worked as an acupuncturist in Shanghai for six years before coming to the United States to do medical research in Vanderbilt University as a postdoctoral. With her education and previous work experience she has a great knowledge in combining acupuncture and Chinese herbal medicine to treat various internal chronic conditions and pain, such as anxiety, allergy, stress, migraine, inflammatory bowel disease, cancer support treatment, neuromuscular paralysis, Parkinson’s disease, hypertension, neurodegenerative disease, arthritis, sport injuries, chronic pain and numbness, diarrhea, colitis, irritable bowel syndrome, stroke rehabilitation. In addition to her general practice, she specializes in women’s health and fertility problems. She has been successful in treating infertility, IUI, IVF support, high FSH, Chinese herbs, miscarriage, egg quality, implantation, embryo transfer, uterine lining, pregnancy, endometriosis, premature ovarian failure. She also was specialty trained in pediatric acupuncture in China. She has helped children with autism disease. She has had more than twenty publications and one book, Pediatric Acupressure, published.


What some happy patients say....   

"Dr. Zhang has changed my life. She is a patient, kind and very skilled accupunturist. Over the course of a year, her treatments have brough significant healing to my body!  I recommend that you call her today... you will not regret the decision!"

- Stephanie W, Brentwood

"I would say do not wait until all other options are exhausted before going to Dr. Zhang, go to her first.  You will never regret it, and you will be forever grateful for a Dr. who cares for her patients in the most deeply caring, compassionate, way possible."

- Deborah R. Brentwood