Week-end Civilian Acupuncture Clinic Richard C. Niemtzow, MD, PhD, MPH Songxuan Zhou Niemtzow, MD (China), LAc
Private WEEKEND ONLY Acupuncture ClinicBy Appointment Only
Rapid Acupuncture: “The medical mission is to provide the latest innovative acupuncture therapy techniques to patients who have not responded well to traditional Western medicine. Only those acupuncture techniques that have a very high success rate, usually successful during the initial treatments and are cost effective will be employed.”
- Richard C Niemtzow, MD, PhD, MPH
Dr. Richard C Niemtzow is a graduate of the Faculte de Medecine, Universite de Montpellier, France 1976 and completed a residency in radiation oncology at the University of Texas Medical Branch Galveston, Texas 1980. Graduate of the UCLA /Helms Medical Acupuncture Course in 1995. He has been practicing medicine for over 41 years. Dr. Niemtzow is considered the father of medical acupuncture in the Armed Forces. Editor in Chief of the journal Medical Acupuncture for 20 years and Senior Military Editor of the Journal of Alternative and Complementary Medicine for 12 years. Former President of the American Academy of Medical Acupuncture and the Maryland Medical Acupuncture Society. Military Service: Retired from the United States Air Force in April 2010 obtaining the rank of Colonel after almost 30 years of active duty service.
- Songxuan Zhou Niemtzow MD (China), LAc
Dr. Songxuan Zhou Niemtzow is a Chinese acupuncture physician born and trained in China. At an early age, she accompanied her father while he treated patients with herbs and acupuncture. Over time Dr. Zhou Niemtzow benefited from her father’s mentoring in a fashion that no university classroom could compete with. Eager to enrich her knowledge, she studied and graduated from Yunnan university of Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM). After graduation, Dr. Zhou Niemtzow went on to trained with famous acupuncture experts in Yunnan and Sichuan provinces and Beijing. As a result, she achieved her own extremely successful private acupuncture practice in Beijing. Dr. Zhou Niemtzow moved to the United States to marry her American husband, Dr. Richard C. Niemtzow, MD. Currently, she is a licensed acupuncturist in Maryland where she has teamed up with her husband to bring many years of medical practice and teaching to the Maryland community. 15225 Shady Grove Road Ste 208 Rockville, Maryland 20850