About Hyeryun E. Chung, PhD, LAc
Originally from Korea, Hyeryun E. Chung, Ph.D., L.Ac., received early exposure to the philosophy and practice of Eastern Medicine by both her grandfather’s practice and father in-law’s practice.
After moving to the United States, Ms. Chung began to follow her path as a healer. She received her degree in Oriental Medicine, which comprises of herbal healing and acupuncture, from the New York College of Health Professions in Syosset, NY.
Hyeryun began her career in the field of health and wellness. She worked as a medical laboratory technician at the Akron General Medical Center in Ohio and then attended New York College of Health Professions where she received her degree and completed a two year preceptorship concentrated in the care of stroke patients under Dr. Rong Da Zhu. She then opened a private practice in Great Neck, NY where she treated patients suffering from Chronic Pain, Fibromyalgia, Asthma, Stress Related Ailments, Post-Stroke Conditions and ADD/ADHD while also practicing facial rejuvenation.
With a desire to increase her knowledge of healing, Ms. Chung traveled to Korea in 2004 to complete a one-year course in Energy Healing in Sasang Medicine and Nutritional Testing and Counseling which she now incorporates in her practice.
Dr. Chung practices at Yes Acupuncture & Chiropractic in Duluth, GA, integrating nutritional assessments and herbal medicine with her acupuncture specialty in Oriental Medicine and Sasang Medicine. Dr. Chung is able to draw her healing expertise from a deep pool of knowledge and experience. Infused with the beliefs and deep understanding of Eastern Medicine, she is able to treat her patients with compassionate, intuitive care.