top of page

Brooklyn Office

English, Mandarin

Location |

Languages |

Chung-Ying Tsai (Fred)






***No pregnant patients.***

***Starting 01/01/2023, please bring your referral letter to your appointment.***

Dr. Chung-Ying (Fred) Tsai is a dedicated licensed physical therapist and acupuncturist serving patients in Manhattan, Brooklyn, and Queens, NY. Since Dr. Tsai is one of the few providers who have both licenses in practicing Physical Therapy and Acupuncture please read the following in regards to the insurances accepted.

  • FOR ACUPUNCTURE: he is ONLY in-network Cigna, Blue Cross Blue Shields, and MagnaCare.

  • FOR PHYSICAL THERAPY: we accept all insurance plans listed. We also accept other PPO insurances, including United Health Care and Aetna.

  • We also provide affordable payment packages for our patients if their insurance does not cover acupuncture service.


Dr. Tsai completed his bachelor's of physical therapy at National Yang-Ming University in Taiwan. He later completed a master's degree in physical therapy at the same institution before earning a second master's degree in physical therapy at New York University. He also had a master's degree of traditional oriental medicine at Pacific College in New York.


His specialties include orthopedic physical therapy and traditional Chinese style acupuncture. Dr. Tsai specializes in Chinese acupuncture, Chinese herb, acupressure, Chinese Tui-Na technique, Western osteopathic spinal manipulation, soft tissue release, and therapeutic exercise to address pain management (neck, shoulder, lower back, knee, and ankle joint or muscular pain), general fatigue, facial palsy, headache, dizziness & vertigo, insomnia, depression & anxiety, irregular menstruation, male conditions, menopause syndrome, weight management, etc. Dr. Tsai's understanding and compassionate demeanor help patients relax so they can receive all the benefits of quality physical therapy and acupuncture.

  • Physical Therapy:

    • Orthopedic rehabilitation

    • Sports medicine

    • Joint arthritis

    • Facial palsy

  • Acupuncture:

    • Pain syndromes (Neck, shoulder, lower back, knee, ankle and heel)

    • Fertility

    • Women and men's health

    • Headache, migraine, dizziness

    • Allergy

    • Skin issue

  • Professional Memberships:

    • American Physical Therapy Association

    • New York Physical Therapy Association

  • Board Certificates:

    • National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine

  • Pacific College of Oriental Medicine,

    • Doctorate of Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine

    • Master's in Acupuncture & Traditional Oriental Medicine

  • New York University,

    • Master's in Physical Therapy


833 58th Street, Brooklyn, NY11220

TEL: 718-290-2919

FAX: 718-290-9860


bottom of page