November 5, 2018 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

The Chinese View of Western Herbs

Dennis von Elgg, L.Ac. MSTCM, of The Redwood Needle Acupuncture Clinic will present several common Western herbs that have been in the Chinese pharmacopoeia for thousands of years. Their uses can differ widely from their common uses here in the states.
Discover new strategies in the areas of immune enhancement, cold and flu treatments, reproductive and menstrual cycle health, aging strategies and blood glucose management in this evening of expanding the biomedical landscape. This is event is free and open to all!

Dennis von Elgg is the owner and practitioner at the Redwood Needle Acupuncture Clinic in Occidental. He is a professor at the Acupuncture and Integrative Medicine College in Berkeley, as well as a frequent lecturer at UC Berkeley and Sutter Health. His lectures range of Chinese herbology and formula writing, acupuncture prescriptions, the treatment of Western diseases with Chinese Medicine and tongue and pulse diagnosis.