Dr. Xiao is the founder and chief practitioner at Great Wall Chinese Medicine and EMed Research Center, and has been practicing Chinese Comprehensive Treatment for twenty five years. She is one of the top practitioners in the country and has practiced in Scottsdale since 2006. Dr. Xiao has a PhD in Traditional Chinese Medicine [TCM] from American Liberty University and two Master’s Degrees in Acupuncture & Chinese Medicine from Beijing University of Chinese Medicine and South Baylo University respectively. She has established an outstanding partnership with the China Academy of Chinese Medical Sciences (CACMS) in Beijing, China that offers fellow practitioners continuing education courses and training. She has held an active role in The World Federation of Chinese Medicine, promoting Traditional Chinese Medicine to the world. More recently, she founded EMed Research Center, a long time dream in combining Eastern and Western Medicine, utilizing modern scientific methods to study Traditional Chinese Medicine. Dr. Xiao is an outstanding leader in her benefits to the community while practicing hands-on healing with patients on a daily basis. When asked about the name of her Clinic, Great Wall Chinese Medicine, Dr. Xiao stated, “The Great Wall of China is the symbol of the ancient strength, determination and knowledge of my ancestors and those Masters who came before me to discover and teach Traditional Chinese Medicine so that I can bring that knowledge to others.”
She first apprenticed under her father for Chinese Herbal Remedies in her early childhood. Her second apprenticeship was for Qigong and took place under a Martial Arts Master at Shaolin Temple, Hernan, China. Her third apprenticeship was for Qigong and took place under a Martial Arts Master at Shaolin Temple, Hernan, China. Fourth apprenticeship was under Dr. Zhou Shi Fang, and focused on Non-Surgical Orthopedics and Traumatology (3 years) Finally, her last apprenticeship as an adult once again took place under her father – for Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) practice and treatments in the fields of hypnosis and psychotherapy.
Ph D., 2007 American Liberty University, Orange, CA | Thesis Research: TCM Treatment for Depression, 2006, Dongguk Royal University Los Angeles, CA | M S. Oriental Medicine, 2005 South Baylo University, Anaheim, CA | M S. Acupuncture & Oriental Medicine, 1991 Beijing University of Chinese Medicine, Beijing, China | Studied Traditional Chinese Medicine at School of Basic Medical Science | Acupuncture and Chinese Therapeutic Massage & Manipulation at Beijing College of Acupuncture- Moxibusition at The China Academy of TCM Orthopedics Research Institute, Beijing, China, 1992 | Clinical Residences – Specialized in Non-Surgical Orthopedics for knee treatment, 1992 Beijing College of Acupuncture- Moxibustion | Acupuncture internship training under Dr. Gen En Guang, focusing on treating sinus and sciatica, 1988 GuanAnMen Hospital of China Academy of TCM, Orthopedics Research Institute, Beijing, China
OMD comprehensive diagnosis and general health assessment (non-invasive, not including x-rays) for fast pain relief | Integrative diagnosis and prognosis: traditional Oriental medicine diagnosis while reviewing patients’ Western allopathic reports, if available | The holistic treatment of otherwise difficult to manage health issues, “idiopathic” symptoms or pain manifestations. | Therapeutic TuiNa massage, full body, clothes-on | Therapeutic acupuncture/acupressure | Non-surgical Chinese osteopathic treatment | Preparation of medicinal herbal remedies or supplements Lifestyle pain management, post or pre-surgery; rehab management post-accident or post-trauma | Rejuvenation and anti-aging as wellness enhancement | Breathing and therapeutic exercises adapted from Zen meditation and Chinese Martial Arts