Dr. Chen, a renowned Chinese Medicine doctor, professor, and author specializing in TCM and orthopedics, is offering a unique certification training program with CEU credit for acupuncturists. This course offers the latest research and development from China and will focus on his renown acupuncture, Tui Na and herbal treatment methods and diagnostic techniques, all of which he has taught to hundreds of TCM graduates in China and physicians internationally. Now Dr. Leon Chen is ratified a Continuing Education Sponsor of Acupuncture in Illinois(sponsor # 225.000007) and PDA provider of NCCAOM(provider # 1184). He has two kinds of CEU and PDA programs: seminars and mentoring.

In seminars courses, Dr. Leon Chen will emphasize Modern Chinese Medicine for internal diseases and orthopedics’ diseases. The lecture will cover proper diagnosis and treatment using acupuncture, Tui Na and Chinese herbs. Tui Na Theory, including elucidation and comparison of TCM and Western Theory. Diagnostic techniques associated with specific body regions and their accompanying diseases. This includes “hands on” techniques, as well as an introduction to X-Ray & MRI reading relevant to practitioners of TCM. Participants should bring their patients X-Ray’s & MRI’s that they would like discuss. Common disease diagnosis and treatments methods for approximately 30 diseases of both Chinese Medicine and Western Orthopedics. Details on the correct use of Dr. Chen’s acupuncture and herbs formulas to accompany each of the diseases and pathologies discussed. According to how many courses you complete that you can receive CEU credits.

In mentoring programs, Licensed professionals are welcome to work with Dr. Chen on a one-on-one, case by case basis. You have the option to observe him working with his pre-approved patients, or to schedule your own patients to work with him for special treatment(s). In each situation, you would work side by side Dr. Chen. Also you can get corresponding CEU credits.

Another option is to study TCM related texts that Dr. Chen provides. You can then discuss these texts with Dr. Chen either by phone, e-mail, or in person. CEU credits is also available through this option.

To find out more information about these programs call or email us, Dr. Chen will give you the most current information about them.

What is East West Healing CEU Membership? East West Healing Center is a proud continuing education (CEU) sponsor for the State of Illinois and a professional development activities (PDA) provider for the National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (NCCAOM) We offer over 30 hours CEUs and PDAs every two years. Seminars and programs are led by experienced and qualified speakers in field of TCM.

What are the Benefits of the Membership?

  • Zero commitment
  • No membership fee
  • Members will be given 10% discount for each seminar, for students 50% discount
  • Members can earn CEU and PDA hours through mentoring and online programs
  • Members will receive notifications for upcoming seminars through email or mail
  • No other advertising through your email or mail

How to Join East West Healing CEU Membership?

Just fill out the form below and return it back to us.

East West Healing CEU Membership Form

How to Contact East West Healing Center?

Attention: Dr. Leon Chen, L.Ac Address: 2500 South Highland Ave, Suite 342, Lombard, IL 60148. Phone or Text: 630-290-8031, Fax: 630-282-7474 E-mail:

Notification of Seminars

 Seminar on 03/24/2019 and 9/22/2019

  • On 3/24/2019, Topic: Practical Essence of Classic Acupuncture---Techniques and Applications (part ǁ).

Speaker: Dr. Yu Zhu, she has 35 years’ experience in TCM. She graduated Gansu College of Traditional Chinese Medicine in 1983, and received her master degree in Shanghai University of Traditional Chinese Medicine in 1986. Dr. Zhu served as an assistant professor, lecturer and associate professor at Gansu College for over 16 years and was invited to teach acupuncture and Traditional Chinese Medicine in Stockholm, Sweden, worked in the Shaare Zedek Medical Center in Jerusalem, Israel as a visiting professor, then headed up the TCM Unit at its Integrated Complementary Medical Center. She was also a faculty member of Health Sciences Ben-Gurion University in Negev, Israel, teaching TCM and acupuncture. Now she in Chicago area, beside her clinical practice at First Health Associates, she is also party time faculty member at National University of Health Science in Lombard of Illinois.


  • On 9/22/2019, Topic: TCM Treatment for the Upper G.I. Conditions

For this seminar we highly recommend because Dr. Tian is very famous expert on Gastroenterology of TCM, and he is first time come to middle west to share his experience.

Speaker: Dr. Tian has over 30 years’ experience of TCM and his specialization is gastroenterology of TCM. He received Ph.D from Beijing University of TCM, and his mentor is the world most famous TCM expert Prof. Dong Jian-hua (董建华) . He had been published 20 academic medical books and 40 articles as an author or co-author, and had participated in so many research projects at the national and Public Health Ministerial level for the common and stubborn diseases (such as cancer and precancerous conditions). Was invited to attend the NIH consensus on Acupuncture in Washington, D.C. in 1997.

Gastroenterological conditions are very common in clinic. A lot of patients are seeking acupuncture treatment. We do can provide effective treatment for most of these G.I. conditions, This seminar will address the common upper G.I. conditions such as: Gastro-esophageal reflux disease, gastritis, Peptic ulcer, gastroparesis, H. pyloric infection. Acupuncture and herbal remedy will be introduced.

  • To understand the common upper GI conditions
  • To know the treatment from western medicine
  • To learn TCM viewpoint about GI system
  • To learn the acupuncture treatment protocol for upper GI conditions
  • To learn Chinese herbal treatment for upper GI conditions


Presented by: East West Healing Center
A Continuing Education Sponsor of Acupuncture in Illinois and NCCAOM

Each seminar you will receive 8 hours CEU/PDA

Contact us for questions: Dr. Leon Chen, OMD, LAc
2500 South Highland Ave, Suite 342.
Lombard, IL 60148.
Call or text: 630.290.8031

Please download seminars on 03/24/2019 registration form

for seminaron 9/22/2019 registration form

In Case Study, we’d like to help people understand some diseases that we will analyze and discuss them on Pathogenesis, Differential diagnosis and Treatment of Chinese medicine as acupuncture, Tuina and herbs.

1. Chinese Medicine Treatment of the Fibromyalgia---- learn more click here

2. Pathogenesis and TCM Treatment of the Hip Disorders----learn more click here

3. Chinese Medicine Treatment of the Headaches----learn more click here