Priscilla Wong, DACM, L.Ac.
Priscilla Wong is a licensed acupuncturist specializing in Traditional Chinese Medicine, herbology, and Acupuncture. She obtained her Doctorate of Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine (DACM) from Pacific College of Oriental Medicine (PCOM).
Acupuncture is a part of the holistic system of healing known as Traditional Chinese Medicine that originated in China over 3,000 years ago, making it one of the oldest continuously-practiced systems of medicine in the world. The practice of acupuncture has withstood the test of time for one simple reason – it works. Acupuncture is currently used by a quarter of the world’s population, mostly in Asia, and its popularity is growing rapidly in the West as scientific trials prove its efficacy and the benefits of acupuncture become widely recognized and integrated with mainstream healthcare.
Priscilla Wong has experience treating a variety of different ailments, including sleeping, emotional, digestive, and orthopedic disorders. Prior to pursuing her studies in Traditional Chinese Medicine, Priscilla Wong graduated from New York University and was teaching in the New York School system as an elementary teacher for general and special education.
Through her teaching experience, she recognized the significance of a healthy digestive system in order to flourish and function well. She hopes to continue educating children and parents regarding the importance of healthy lifestyle choices and the positive influences of implementing Chinese Medicine into their lives. Priscilla Wong is a member of the Acupuncture Society of New York (ASNY) and a diplomate of the National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (NCCAOM) in New York and New Jersey.
In addition to her passion for Chinese medicine, Priscilla Wong is a lover of animals, especially dogs. She enjoys spending quality time with family, close friends. When she is feeling adventurous, she likes attempting rock climbing and trying new foods.