Traditional Chinese Medicine
Nelson attended UCLA, graduating with a Bachelors of Science in Biology, then Yo San University in Los Angeles, graduating with honors with a Masters in Traditional Chinese Medicine. Nelson comes from a family of healthcare practitioners. His grandfather was a pediatrician who conducted research on acupuncture and addiction in 1970’s Taiwan. His sister is also a Chinese Medicine practitioner.
Nelson specializes in mental health, pain management, internal medicine and facial rejuvenation. He completed a specialty internship at Being Alive! Los Angeles Wellness Center in West Hollywood. Being Alive! is a nonprofit organization focusing on the mental health and wellness of people living with HIV/AIDS. Nelson is certified and has a subspecialty in facial Micro-Needling. Micro-Needling is used to treat and improve conditions like acne scarring, fine lines and wrinkles, loose skin, skin texture, pore size, brown spots, stretch marks, and pigment issues. Nelson has also completed the NADA (National Acupuncture Detoxification Association) protocol course which helps treat addiction, stress and trauma.
Nelson is licensed by the California State Board of Acupuncture and nationally certified in Oriental Medicine by NCCAOM. In his free time, he enjoys cycling, traveling, becoming a Top Chef, being in the ocean and spending time with family. He looks forward to sharing his passion for Chinese Medicine to his community!
This minimally invasive treatment creates invisible “micro-injuries” in the surface of the skin, triggering collagen and elastin production, minimizing scarring and hyperpigmentation, allowing products to penetrate deeper into skin, and encouraging a healthy glow.
Here's how to best prepare for your first visit:
Upon arrival, please enter the Lobby and check-in with the Receptionist. You may then take the elevator to the second floor where you will enter the building via the first door on your left. Once inside, the entrance to Suite 209 will be the hallway to your right. If you are early or would like to rest after your treatment, please relax in our lovely courtyard located on the first floor (one floor above the Lobby).
2 hour metered parking is available on Washington Boulevard and street parking is available on some adjacent neighborhood side streets. Please watch for residential and street cleaning sign.
Wear something loose fitting and comfortable.
Payment in the form of Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Discover, check or cash, will be accepted at the time service is rendered.
Please provide 24 hours notice for any cancellations or rescheduling of appointments - same day cancellation fee will be applied (100% of treatment cost).