Staff

Dr. Georgiy Lifshits, Ph.D., D.A.O.M., Dipl.Ac., L.Ac.

Credentials:
  -Licensed Acupuncturist
  -Doctor of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine
  -National Board Certified in Acupuncture (NCCAOM)
  -American Board Certified in Acupuncture and Herbology
  -American Board Certified in Hygiene and Phlebotomy


Member of:
  -American Oriental Bodywork Therapy Association
  -Illinois State Acupuncture Association



Many years of experience in the field of Oriental Medicine, in Russia and the United States. Extensive experience in conducting scientific research in the field of Oriental Medicine for the Russian Academy of Sciences.

Education

Doctorate in Acapuncture and Oriental Medicine (Midwest College of Oriental Medicine. Racine, WI, U.S.A.)
Master of Science in Oriental Medicine (Midwest College of Oriental Medicine. Racine, WI, U.S.A.)
Nursing Degree, Izhevsk Medical School (Russia)
Massage Therapy Certification Degree, Izhevsk Medical School (Russia)
Master of Science. Izhevsk University (Russia)
Ph.D. Moscow University (Russia)

Certified in:

   Tui Na, Jin Shin Do, Myofascial Mobilization, Nuad Bo-Rarn (Thai Massage)

Experience

  -1997-Present: Acupuncture therapist at Gathering Valley Center. Skokie, IL, U.S.A.
  -1997-1998: Oriental Therapist at Swedish Covenant hospital
  -1994-1997: Oriental Medical Therapist at Lana Cherny M.D. and Yuri Cherny M.D., Family Practice. Chicago, IL, U.S.A.
  -1986-1994: Senior scientist. Russian Academy of Sciences. Research work in the field of Oriental Diagnosis and Acupuncture.
  -1980-1994: Private practice in Oriental Medicine (Russia)