About Dawit Assefa
Dawit has a B.S. degree from Virginia Tech University and a Master’s of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (M.A.O.M) from the Academy of Oriental Medicine at Austin (AOMA) in Austin, TX. Dawit is trained in Acupuncture and Chinese Herbal Medicine. He is board certified in Acupuncture and licensed in Washington, DC and Virginia. He is also board certified in Clinical Herbal Medicine. Dawit treats many conditions, but specializes in gynecological disorders/infertility, musculoskeletal disorders, and internal medicine. Dawit is certified with the American Board of Oriental Reproductive Medicine (ABORM). ABORM recognizes the need for a certification to maintain that practitioners who are treating patients with Chinese Medicine in the field of Reproductive Health are doing so with an advanced knowledge and experience, and to allow practitioners to demonstrate their knowledge through the process of voluntary examination.
Dawit is also trained and certified in Chinese Tuina Massage. Chinese Tuina Massage is very effective along side with Acupuncture and Chinese Herbal Medicine in treating musculoskeletal issues. Dawit completed his certification in Reflexology at the American Academy of Reflexology in Los Angeles, CA with Bill Flocco. He has also studied Medical Qi Gong and Tong Ren Therapy to help patients that are dealing with the most difficult conditions like Autoimmune Diseases, Cancer and Hepatitis C. Dawit knows that an unhealthy lifestyle will slow down the healing process so he incorporates lifestyle counseling into his sessions. He combines these therapies to provide one of the most powerful and well rounded treatments you’ll ever experience. Most people walk away feeling relief from their symptoms after their very first treatment!