Shan-Yu Su received her M.D. and D.M.S. degrees from China Medical University, Taichung, Taiwan (2010). She completed her predoctoral internship and residentship at China Medical University Hospital (CMUH), Taichung, Taiwan. She currently works as an Attending Physician in Chinese medicine at the Department of Chinese Medicine in CMUH and as the Director in the Division of TCM Gynecology. She is also an Associate Professor at CMU. In the field of acupuncture, Su is a Practitioner who uses Master Dong’s points. She is one of third generation disciples in Master Tung's Acupuncture Family. Her current clinical interests include treatments of gynecological and obstetric problems using traditional Chinese medicine (TCM), complementary therapies of Chinese medicine in breast cancer patients to reduce side effects of operation, chemotherapy, and radio therapy. Her clinical interests also include weight loss methods by Chinese medicine. Teaching interests include TCM diagnosis, TCM oncology, and TCM gynecology. Research interests include effects of Chinese medicine (herbs and acupuncture) and dietary therapy in women’s health. She has several publications in peer-reviewed journals, including studies related to beneficial of traditional Chinese postpartum care for women, usage of Chinese medicine to reduce surgery rate in patients with uterine fibroid, and pulse waveform differences within a menstrual cycle. She also has presentations at several professional conferences.
Biography Updated on 14 February 2017