Dr. Sophia Pan (Xiu-Fen Pan) draws upon more than 17 years of clinical experience as a Doctor of Traditional Chinese Medicine in Taiwan and the United States to provide a dedicated, compassionate, and comprehensive care to her patients.
Sophia Pan trained both in Western and Traditional Chinese Medicine in Taiwan. She graduated from China Medical University and gained considerable experience from many years of practice as a Doctor of Traditional Chinese Medicine, working with the best specialists at the Wan Fang Hospital, the Taiwan City Hospital, and the Hospital of China Medical University.
Dr. Pan has perfected her pulse diagnostic skills, allowing her to recommend effective herbal and acupuncture therapies to address the unique and evolving condition of her patients. She specializes in internal medicine, dermatology, gynecology and gastroenterology.
Sophia Pan has been treating patients in the San Francisco Bay Area since 2011. She opened the Eastern Medicine & Acupuncture Center as her practice in Walnut Creek, California. Dr. Pan also teaches theoretical and clinical traditional Chinese medicine to students enrolled in a graduate degree program at Five Branches University in San Jose, CA.
Dr. Sophia Pan has been using acupuncture and herbal therapy to successfully treat various difficult cases of autoimmune diseases, asthma, sciatica, fibromyalgia, back pain, arthritis, migraine, eczema, insomnia, allergy, facial pain, and menstrual problems.
Sophia is devoted to improving the physical and emotional state of the people in her care using holistic and natural remedies. She promotes Oriental Medicine in public and local Buddhist community health fairs. When she is not practicing or teaching, Sophia enjoys hiking, bicycling, and cooking with her husband Eric.
Education and Licenses
Dr. Sophia Pan holds a M.D. degree from China Medical University, Taiwan (2001) and a DAOM degree from Five Branches University, San Jose, CA (2014).
Sophia Pan is a licensed acupuncturist in the State of California since 2011 and a licensed Doctor of Traditional Chinese Medicine in Taiwan since 2001.