Dates: Saturday & Sunday May 19th & 20th
Time: Saturday 9:00am to 5:00pm, Sunday 9:00am to 3:00pm
Join Dr. Andy Rosenfarb, ND, L.Ac., and take an intensive 2-day dive into world of Chinese Medical Ophthalmology, while also learning how to create a niche practice!
This class will provide practical content on both theory and clinical applications for treating common ophthalmic conditions. The goal is to teach students how to think critically and create individual treatment plans for patients diagnosed with a variety of ocular conditions such as macular degeneration, glaucoma, cataracts, diabetic retinopathy, and retinitis pigmentosa.
Dr. Rosenfarb will cover 5-Wheel theory, western anatomy and physiology, western and Chinese medical etiology, vision testing, treatment principles and strategies for common eye diseases. Also covered will be supplements, Chinese herbs, diet, exercise, genetics, epigenetics, and lifestyle factors that impact vision.
Upon completion, students will have a concrete foundation in Chinese Medical Ophthalmology and clinical strategies that they can start to apply in their clinics.
In addition, Andy will share his experiences to help students gain an important understanding of creating a niche practice with specialization. Those passionate about TCM Ophthalmology will have an opportunity to continue to further their education in this field.
There will be needling demonstrations of the eyes and demos of his MA48 in this seminar as well.
Saturday night there will be a talk on practice management from 5:30-6:30pm. This is not required; It is additional information offered as a bonus to the seminar. Andy has one of the largest Chinese Medicine practices in the country, and has specialized in ophthalmology for over 20 years. In this talk, he will discuss the realities of working in a busy practice and offer advice from his experience in how to handle the good, the not so good, and everything in between!
About Dr. Andy Rosenfarb:
Andy Rosenfarb, ND, L.Ac. earned his Masters in Traditional Chinese Medicine from Pacific College of Oriental Medicine, with post-graduate education at Zhejiang College of Chinese Medicine in Hangzhou, China. Additionally, he studied naturopathy at Canyon College where he received his Doctorate of Naturopathy.
Dr. Rosenfarb is founder and clinical director of Acupuncture Health Associates, his extremely busy practice in Westfield, NJ. The clinic is internationally recognized as one of the top integrative ophthalmic clinics, and his patients come from all over the world for treatment.
Being a world-renowned expert in the field of Chinese Medical Ophthalmology, having studied and practiced this specialty for over 20 years, Dr. Rosenfarb teamed with researchers at John Hopkins University and NOVA Southeastern University to design acupuncture protocols for the first-ever clinical studies on the efficacy of treating Retinitis Pigmetosa (genetic night blindness) with acupuncture.
Dr. Rosenfarb is an Executive Council Member of the Specialy Committee of Ophthalmology of the World Federation of Chinese Medicine. He has also authored five books on Chinese Medical Ophthalmology.
Refunds: There are no refunds. A credit towards a future seminar will be granted.
Venue: Hilton Garden, Carrier Circle, Syracuse NY
To book a room at the venue, the Hilton Garden, call 315-431-4800 and press option 3.
Approved for 12 NCCAOM PDA’s
Pending 12 CA CEU’s Category 1
California Acupuncture Board CEP #1441
Refund: No refunds. A credit towards a future CMTW seminar will be granted.