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Dr Yi Hung Chan DPM LAc MSAc

Classical Acupuncture, Auricular Acupuncture and Battlefield Acupuncture



Professional Position/Affiliation

Medical Director

Center for Integrative Health and Therapies

Manager, Acupuncture Program

Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York NY


Staff Priviliges  

Primary Podiatrist

Cranford Extended Health Care Center, Cranford, NJ


 Medical Director

FOCUS Community Medical Center, Newark NJ



Acupuncture Center at Columbus Hospital.

Newark NJ

Assistant Attending. Dept of Surgery, Secn of Podiatry.

For the following hospitals:

St Barnabas Medical Center, Livingston NJ

Columbus Hospital, Newark NJ

Hospital Center of Orange, Orange NJ

Irvington General Hospital, Irvington, NJ

Staff Podiatrist for the following facilities

Chelsea Assisted Living Senior Center, Fanwood, NJ

St. Mary’s Life Center, Orange, NJ

Brookhaven Health Care Center, East Orange, NJ



Board Certification


Board Certified, Prevention and Treatment of Diabetic Foot Wound

American Board of Medical Specialty in Podiatry


Board Certified, Acupuncture

National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine.



Cassileth BR, Van Zee KJ, Chan Y, Coleton MI, Hudis CA, Cohen S, Lozada J, Vickers AJ.   A safety and efficacy pilot study of acupuncture for the treatment of chronic lymphedema. Acupuncture in Medicine. Acupunct Med. 2011 Sep;29(3):170-2. 

Deng G, Chan Y, Sjoberg D, Vickers A, Yeung KS, Kris M, Straus D, Cassileth B. Acupuncture for the treatment of post-chemotherapy chronic fatigue: A randomized, blinded, sham-controlled trial. Support Care Cancer 2013 Jan 20. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 23334562.

Deng G, Wong WD, Guillem J, Chan Y, Affuso T, Yeung KS, Coleton M, Sjoberg D, Vickers A, Cassileth B. A Phase II, Randomized, Controlled Trial of Acupuncture for Reduction of Post colectomy Ileus. Ann Surg Oncol. 2013 Apr;20(4):1164-9.

Cassileth BR, Van Zee KJ, Yeung KS, Coleton MI, Cohen S, Chan YH, Vickers AJ, Sjoberg DD, Hudis CA. Acupuncture in the treatment of upper-limb lymphedema: Results of a pilot study. Cancer 2013   Apr 10. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 23576267

 Contributing author, “Compendium in Podiatry Medicine and Surgery 2000”.   Kominsky, S ed. Data Trace Publishing. 2000.