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Dr. Qi Yu is a New York State licensed and national board-certified acupuncturist and massage therapist. He received training in massage therapy at Brooklyn Institute of Massage Therapy and continued his education at Pacific College of Oriental Medicine, where he obtained his Master's degree in Traditional Oriental Medicine. Combining his knowledge in oriental medicine and various massage therapy methods, Dr. Yu is dedicated to providing the best treatment possible for his patients.

Dr. Yu not only has an extensive background in acupuncture and Chinese herbal medicine, he is also equipped with various massage therapy skills, including Swedish massage, Shiatsu, and reflexology. With 8 years of experience working as a message therapist and acupuncturist in New York, Dr. Yu is specialized in treating acute and chronic pain syndromes, including tennis elbow, sciatica, frozen shoulder, sprains, tenosynovitis, migraine headache, facial paralysis, and stomachache. He has also successfully helped patient with stress reduction, insomnia, smoking cessation, and menopause syndrome.


  • Acupuncture
    • Acute and Chronic pain
    • Tennis Elbow
    • Sciatica
    • Frozen shoulder
    • Sprains
    • Tenosynovitis
    • Migraine Headache
    • Stomachache
    • Stress Reduction, Insomnia
    • Facial Paralysis
    • Quit Smoking
    • Menopause Syndrome
  • Massage Therapy (Swedish Massage , Shiatsu, Reflexology)
  • Chinese Herbal Medicine


  • Professional Memberships:
    • United Alliance of New York State Licensed Acupuncturist American Acupuncture Council
  • Board Certificates:
    • National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine


  • Pacific College of Oriental Medicine,
    • Master's in Traditional Oriental Medicine
  • New York College of Health Professions,
    • Bachelor's in Health Sciences
  • Brooklyn Institute of Massage Therapy,
    • College diploma of Massage Therapy


COLUMBUS CIRCLE OFFICE 315 West 57th Street, Suite 302, New York, NY 10019 TEL: 212-265-2052 FAX: 212-265-2011


" I had a great experience! Qi was very patient and he explained everything very well to me. The acupuncture was not painful at all for me, and it has helped my symptoms significantly. Great acupuncturist! " - Riley B. December 20, 2019

" I have been doing treatment with Dr. Yu for quite a while. His skills in Chinese medicine are amazing. I have tried acupuncture, tuina, and cupping with him. And I can definitely feel the differences in my body and energy condition. " - Daniel S. October 14, 2019

" Dr. Yu helps me a lot with my shoulder pain. My problem has come and gone for years, but I could never fully recover from it. It has caused a severe issue in my daily life. Dr. Yu was quite patient and flexible with different treatment methods. I am almost fine now, it was really impressive. " - Gee K. September, 2019