Our Faculty

Ziyang Zhou, MD (China), LAc

Department of Herbal Studies

MMed, Heilongjiang Academy of TCM, 1991
BMed, Anhui College of TCM, 1988

Ziyang Zhou was a chief clinical physician at the first specialized acupuncture hospital in China before relocating to the United States in 1995. Over the course of his scholarly and professional career, Dr. Zhou has undertaken extensive research on moxibustion and scalp acupuncture. He has published several research papers and is the author of four books.  Additionally, Dr. Zhou holds three patents for acupuncture equipment in China.  Zhou has been practicing Chinese medicine since 1988 and teaching Chinese acupuncture and herbology in the United States since 1995.  A significant figure in AOMA’s widely-recognized Herbal Studies Program, Zhou has instructed at AOMA since 2001.