Dr. Sonhye ChoPh.D, L.Ac, KMD

Sport medicine, herbal medicine, pain management, women’s health (irregular menstruation, polycystic ovarian syndrome, PMS, menopausal syndromes, infertility)

Dr. Seon Hye Cho is a licensed acupuncturist and an expert in the field of acupuncture and Korean medicine with over 30 impressive years of research and practice in the field. She received her B.S. and Ph.D degrees in Korean Medicine at Kyunghee University, the top research university for Korean Medicine in Seoul, South Korea. Following her studies in South Korea, she has furthered her research globally. She was in charge of the pain clinic in Saudi Arabia’s royal hospital, Erfan & Bagedo General Hospital. She also researched in the molecular neurobiology lab in Mclean Hospital Harvard Medical School.

With her love for educating aspiring acupuncture students, she was a professor in Kyunghee University, where she lectured with the emphasis on the science of herbal medicine and the development of herbal drug products on neuronal disease such as Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s.

In 2006, she moved to the United States and became a licensed acupuncturist. Afterwards, she taught at Donguk University in Los Angeles as well, continuing her career in educating future acupuncturists. Recently, with her solid background in integrated medicine, she has served as the team physician for the Korean National Women’s Volleyball team, carefully preparing each athlete before the match to prevent and care for sports injuries and maximize each athlete’s performance.

Today, Dr. Cho focuses her research and practice on using non-invasive methods to treat women’s health (infertility, pregnancy, postpartum support), ENT conditions (allergies, asthma, rhinitis), and skin issues (acne, eczema, psoriasis).