Christopher Lee is a California Acupuncture Board Licensed Acupuncturist (L.Ac.) and Chinese herbalist. He graduated from the University of Pennsylvania with a Bachelor of Arts in Health and Societies with a focus on health care policy and healthcare systems and earned a Masters of Science in Traditional Chinese Medicine from the American College of Traditional Chinese Medicine (ACTCM) in San Francisco, California. He has also completed the International Training Program in Chinese Herbal Medicine, Acupuncture, and Tui Na at Chengdu University of Traditional Chinese Medicine located in Chengdu, China.
Christopher has treated patients ranging in age from 1 month to 102 years of age. He currently splits time treating patients between his private practice in Walnut Creek and the Acupuncture Department at Kaiser Permanente in Martinez, CA. In addition to serving patients ofthe East Bay for over 10 years, he has worked at the ACTCM community clinic in San Francisco. He also spent time at the Post-stroke Rehabilitation Center at California Pacific Medical Center (Davies Campus). There he treated post-stroke and trauma patients who suffered from paralysis, speech impairment, depression, anxiety, and loss of motor coordination. While in Chengdu, China, he worked in the acupuncture, tui na, orthopedics, and internal medicine (digestion, respiratory, gynecology) departments. He has also volunteered at the Bay Area Veteran's Acupuncture Clinic (BAYVAC) in San Francisco.
Christopher Lee grew up in the Bay Area and went to high school at The Head-Royce School in Oakland, CA. Aside from practicing Chinese medicine, Christopher can be found running after his two young daughters,cooking, reading, playing basketball, golf, poker, skiing, snowboarding, and supporting too many local pro sports teams.