Dr. Yu has practiced both Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) and Western medicine in China for more than 20 years. He received his medical degree training at Shandong University of TCM in 1991. In 2002, he received his Ph.D. in TCM from China Academy of Traditional Chinese Medicine, which is the national center for TCM in all of China. Upon receiving his Ph.D., he performed his postdoctoral research at Beijing Institute of Geriatrics and Department of Neurology, considered the best neurology hospital in China. All of his medical degrees focused on neurology and gerontology – conducting research, treating patients and teaching. His research projects have been beneficial to many stroke and Parkinson’s patients and continue to be used to guide treatments today. In 2004, Dr. Yu came to America to accept a professorship at the American Academy of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (AAAOM) in Minnesota. He served as one of the principal professors of TCM and the clinical director until the spring of 2010. Dr. Yu’s vast knowledge allows him to treat a variety of conditions with an emphasis on neurological diseases such as (but not limited to): Alzheimer’s disease, Parkinson’s disease, multiple sclerosis, stroke, ALS, and disease related to senility. Dr. Yu sees patients in all 4 locations.
Rosemary Britt is a diplomate of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine. She recieved her master's degree in Traditional Chinese Medicine from the American Academy of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (AAAOM) in Roseville, Minnesota. The total four year masters program curriculum of 3150 hours included: 1710 hours on acupuncture and herbal medicine, including qigong, taichi, tuina, and dietary therapy, 540 hours on biomedicine, and 900 hours of clinical experience. Rosemary is certified by the National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (NCCAOM) and is licensed by the Minnesota Board of Medical Practice. She studied at the University of Montana and earned her undergraduate degree in Minnesota with an emphasis in cultural sociology. She studied shiatsu and cranial sacral work at Center Point Massage and Shiatsu School. Rosemary is well trained and has clinical experience in treating a variety of conditions and health concerns with special focus in women's health including menstrual regulation, pms, infertility, and menopause. Rosemary sees patients in both Edina and Hastings. Feel free to visit her website - www.nccaomdiplomates.com/rbacupuncture