Jennifer Ashby, LAc, DAOM
“I believe in partnering with my patients to create a balanced and healthy life for them. I believe in empowering patients to know that they can be in charge of making decisions about their own health.”
Dr. Jennifer Ashby, LAc, DAOM has practiced Traditional Chinese Medicine since 1996. She earned her master’s degree in Traditional Chinese Medicine in 1995 from the American College of Traditional Chinese Medicine (ACTCM) and her Doctorate of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine from ACTCM in 2010. She has been in practice at The Lotus Center in San Francisco since 1996.
Dr. Ashby has taught Women’s Health at ACTCM since 2001. She has also worked as a research assessor for three years at Stanford University, on a study researching the effects of acupuncture on depression. She has been an addiction recovery and detoxification specialist since 1994, and has treated inmates in the San Francisco County Jails for addiction, using acupuncture treatments. She completed her doctoral residencies at Marin General Hospital and Shanghai University Hospital.
Jennifer has guest lectured at UC Berkeley and the San Francisco Doula Group, as well as ACTCM, where she was the keynote speaker for their 2012 graduation ceremony. She has been at the Osher Center since 2014.