Description: Dr. Liu, Hongwei has been practicing acupuncture, Chinese herbal medicine and integrative medicine for 22 years. He graduated from He Bei Medical University in 1983, devoting more than a decade to the full-time study of biomedicine, acupuncture and herbal medicine. Dr. Liu was one of the first people to earn a PhD and MD, honors that are achieved by very few doctors in China. He is specializing in Nephrology, Urology, Gastroenterology and Diabetes. He was a professor, and chief physician, as well as mentor professor for postgraduate students at the Postgraduate School and Xi Yuan Hospital of China Academy of Traditional Chinese Medicine since 1993. During this period he was actively involved in research, teaching and treating patients. A top Nephrology and diabetes specialist, he serves as deputy chair of the Nephropathy Division of the Beijing Association of integrating of Western and Chinese Medicine, committee member of the Nephropathy Division of China National Board of Integrating Western and Chinese Medicine, and committee member of the Nephropathy Division of China National Board of TCM.
Professor Liu has been teaching, researching and practicing over over twenty two years in the field of integrative of Western and Chinese Medicine. In 1993, he was a principal investigator for the Ig-A Nephropathy and diabetes nephropathy Treatment Grant from the National Natural Scientific Foundation and other research grants. Professor Liu has published 20 books and more than 150 research articles focusing on Chinese herbal medicine and acupuncture treatment of conditions such as nephrology, diabetes and lupus, autoimmune disorders. In 2000, he was invited to be a professor at the International Institute of Chinese Medicine in USA. From that time, he received his License of Doctor of Oriental Medicine, License of acupuncture, Diplomate of Acupuncture and Chinese Herbology from National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (USA), Currently Professor Liu is teaching and clinic supervising at Mercy College, Touro College and Pacific College of Oriental Medicine (New York City).
Dr. Liu specializes in using herbs and acupuncture to treat kidney stones, uterine bleeding, Urinary Tract Infection (UTI), prostatitis, Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH), male reproductive disorders,. Currently his several prostate cancer patients PSA decreased to normal range after taking his herbal formula, one of them is doctor. Dr. Liu also successfully treats indigestion problems, diabetes, high cholesterol, improving the quality of life of cancer patients by relieving the side effects of radiation and chemotherapy. He has successfully treated lupus and other autoimmune disorders.