Registered Nurse Acupressure Expert Witness

Provides Opinion & Testimony In:

Acupuncture, Gua Sha Acupuncture, Acupuncturist, RN, Registered Nurse, Nurse, RN Case Manager, Operating Room RN, Herbalist, Clinical Trials Coordinator, Research Nurse,


2000 – present Acupuncturist Self-Employed, Los Angeles, CA

Treatment by acupuncture of Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, sciatica, disk disease, arthritis, traumatic injuries, Stress, stroke sequelae, GYN, GI, ADD, weight loss, face-lifts, workers comp, IME for PI cases

9/03 – 10/04 RN Case Manager, Homecare Service, Century City, CA
Case management of homecare services by CNAs and homemakers for people with AIDS

8/02 – 7/03 Acupuncturist ADHC facility, Los Angeles, CA
Treating senior clients with diseases such as Arthritis, Diabetes, Hypertension, Osteoporosis and Cardiac Diseases with acupuncture therapy.

1999 ­– 2001 Registered Nurse ADHC facility, Culver City, CA
Responsible for assessments, monitoring, maintenance and developing care plans of geriatric
participants with diseases such as Diabetes, Hypertension, Arthritis, Cancer Supervision
of three staff members

04/99 – 10/99 Operating Room RN Surgery Center, Beverly Hills, CA
In an outpatient surgery setting, circulated for pain management procedures, plastic surgeries as well as pre-op and recovery room.

1997 – 1999 Massage Therapist Herbalist Planet Herbs, West Hollywood, CA
Massage therapy including Shiatsu, Reflexology, Swedish, deep tissue, Ear Coning, Chinese cupping
Herbal treatment consultations

1995 – 1996 Registered Nurse California Clinical Trials Medical Group, Beverly Hills, CA
Performed RN duties related to various inpatient and outpatient clinical research trials of Memory Loss and Schizophrenia, including EKGs, phlebotomy, patient assessments and monitoring related paperwork.

1993 – 1995 Clinical Trials Coordinator South West Combat Group, Hollywood, CA
Coordinated various HIV trials. Responsibilities included subject selection, assessment, monitoring,
Blood draws and processing, medication dispensing, counseling, referrals, supervision of two staff members, related paperwork.
1991-1993 Research Nurse Counselor, American Red Cross/USC Medical Center
Worked on the Transfusion Safety study, performing counseling assessments, phlebotomy, data search and Gathering, travel, administrative.


1995 – 1999 Master of Traditional Oriental Medicine Emperor’s College, Santa Monica

1985 – 1990 Bachelor of Science in Nursing California State University,Los Angeles


1997 – 1999 Acupuncturist Intern Emperor’s College, Santa Monica

Under supervision of a licensed acupuncturist, treated clients with various internal, musculoskeletal
and stress related problems by natural modalities of acupuncture, moxabustion, massage, herbs and