Dr. Daniel Tao, L.Ac. is a California state board licensed acupuncturist and herbalist working in Stockton, CA and Millbrae, CA. He received his doctoral degree in Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine from the Five Branches University in San Jose, CA. He graduated with a Masters of Science in Traditional Chinese Medicine from the Academy of Chinese Culture and Health Sciences in Oakland, California; the second oldest school of Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) in the United States.
His interests and areas of expertise are in pain management and internal medicine. Besides studying the standard curriculum, Daniel also studied the Master Tung’s system of extra points and its advanced classical theories for applications of both acupuncture and herbal theories, specializing in pain and long term, chronic diseases. For application of treatments, Daniel utilizes all of the tools that the 2,000 year old TCM theory has to offer; including but not limited to the various acupuncture techniques and tools, and Chinese medicinal herbs.