Georgette Young, L.Ac., DAOM, is a graduate of Pacific College of Oriental Medicine (San Diego) where she received both her Master of Science & Doctoral Degrees in Acupuncture & Oriental Medicine. She is also California State Licensed & National Board Certified by the National Council Commission for Acupuncture & Oriental Medicine (NCCAOM). These certifications are a mark of excellence that Georgette has met all the professional standards for the safe and competent practice of acupuncture & Chinese herbology.
As an American living in Athens, Greece, she brings her knowledge and experience in the field of East Asian Medicine & Integrative Women’s Health Care as the first American licensed acupuncturist to be a collaborative staff member at the Institute of Life – a fertility clinic located inside IASO, one of Europe’s largest maternity hospitals.
In addition, she is an approved Professional Development Educator with the NCCAOM (USA) and is an international consultant and lectures globally on various topics of Traditional East Asian Medicine and Acupuncture for MD’s, Physiotherapists, Psychologists, Nurses, and TCM students. She also serves as the Hon. Secretary for the European Traditional Chinese Medicine Association (ETCMA) and is involved with the ongoing mission of promoting Chinese medicine in Europe.
- Private Practice, San Diego, California
Provides services in East Asian Medicine which include Acupuncture, Traditional Herbal Medicine, Functional Nutrition, and Life Style Counseling.
Qualified Medical Evaluator (QME) for the California Worker’s Compensation Division. Evaluated work related injuries as a neutral 3rd party investigator and provided expert testimonial witness reports for injury disputes.
Certified in Acupuncture Orthopedics
- Acupuncture Physician at Sea, Steiner Transocean, Miami, Florida
Pioneered the original Acupuncture-At-Sea Program On-Board Celebrity, Seaborn, Azamara, and Crystal Cruise Ships
- On-Board in-Resident Acupuncture Physician & Oriental Medicine Clinic Manager
- Set up, managed, and directed all aspects of on-board clinic operations: marketing & education, enrichment lectures, and patient care.
- NCCAOM Approved Professional Development Educator, USA & Abroad
International Professional Development Educator and Consultant Promoting Knowledge of Traditional East Asian Medicine and Acupuncture for MD’s, Physiotherapists, Psychologists, Nurses, and TCM students.
- Assisted Reproductive Acupuncturist, Institute of Life – Athens, Greece
She brings to Institute of Life her field specialty in TCM Gynecology & Obstetrics and treats a wide variety of conditions related to reproductive and general women’s health
- Honorary Secretary for the European Traditional Chinese Medicine Association (ETCMA)
Promotion of Chinese Medicine in Europe