He is National Board Licensed Acupuncturist.
He attended and graduated from Virginia University of Integrative Medicine earning a Doctorate Degree in Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (DAOM) and Texas Health & Science University Formerly known as Texas College of Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCTCM) in 2006, earning a Masters Degree in Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (MAOM).
The focus of his doctorate (DAOM) research work is on internal medicine, stroke prevention and rehabilitation, pain management, osteoarthritis, allergies and asthma at the Virginia University of Integrative Medicine (VUOM/VUIM). His purpose is alleviating the stress and pain that people feel from having imbalances in life due to sickness, injury or unhealthy lifestyle patterns.
2008 – Present Director of AOM Clinic
2018 – Present President of Korean Oriental Medicine Association (KOMA)
2012 – Present President of International Acupuncture Oriental Medicine Association
2013 – 2017 Vice President of Korean Oriental Medicine Association (KOMA)
2009 – 2012 Secretary of KOMA
2013 – Present AOM Professor at Virginia University of Integrative Medicine (VUIM)
2011 – 2017 AOM Professor at SBU Acupuncture & Oriental Medicine University
2013 – 2017 Member of Acupuncturists without Border Community volunteering
2012 – 2013.10 Program and clinical director at the SBU Acupuncture & Oriental Medicine University
2009 – 2012.12 Secretary of KOMA & Member
2006 – 2008.08 Administration Dean and OM Clinical Professor at the KPU Acupuncture & Oriental Medicine University
He is the 2012/2013 winner of the U.S. President Volunteer Award for his outstanding medical Services to the communities. This award is called the President’s Call to Service Award as it is considered to represent a lifetime of volunteering (4,000 hours or more).