About PETER WU, MS, L.Ac, Dipl. L.Ac (NCCAOM)

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About PETER WU, MS, L.Ac, Dipl. L.Ac (NCCAOM)

Peter graduated Summa Cum Laude from New York College of Traditional Chinese Medicine with a Masters of Health Science and Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine Degree. He is a licensed acupuncturist in both New York and New Jersey. In addition to his traditional acupuncture skills he furthered his studies in Chinese herbs allowing him to prescribe them as needed for treatment. He successfully helped patients with a myriad of conditions including pain management, smoke cessation, allergies, weight loss, facial rejuvenation, stress and female reproductive issues just to name a few.

Preceding his acupuncture career Peter headed an international wholesale import/export business, having obtained his BS in Economics from State University of New York at Stony Brook in 1992. As Vice President of the company he oversaw all aspects of the business including but not limited to finances, logistics, marketing, and technology.

His innate understanding of oriental medicine and many hours of clinical work have enabled him to gain a keen understanding of acupuncture and overall patient health. Most patients say he has a golden touch and adore his heavenly Tui Na treatments. His warm personality and funny jokes always have a way of putting patients at ease. When not busy expanding his knowledge of Oriental Medicine and Acupuncture he enjoys all aspects of computers and electronics, travel, and spending time with his family.

Peter Wu uses the following techniques:

  • Acupuncture
  • Cupping
  • Herbal Medicine
  • Electro Stimulation
  • Meditation and Essential Oils

Acupuncture has the ability to treat pain and disease is based on an energetic model of the humans body. Pain and disease occurs in the body when there is deficiency or an imbalance of the energy in the meridians.

The term tui na (pronounced "twee naw"), which literally means "pinch and pull," refers to a wide range of Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) therapeutic massage and body work. Tui na is not generally used for pleasure and relaxation, but rather as a treatment to address specific patterns of disharmony.