Baoku Liu graduated from Changchun University of TCM in 1988 with a concentration in orthopedics and sports injuries. After graduation, Dr. Liu worked in the Department of Soft Tissue Injury at the Hospital of Traditional Chinese and Western Medicine in Jilin province where he specialized in spinal pathology. His Ph.D. degree focuses specifically on acupuncture. Dr. Liu immigrated to the United States in 1992, and is currently a licensed acupuncturist and herbalist with a thriving practice by Times Square in New York. His practice integrates traditional acupuncture techniques with western techniques, combining classic and modern methods to treat soft tissue injuries. His treatment principles focus on the fascia, nervous system, meridian theories and trigger points. Dr. Liu compliments his acupuncture skills with physical therapy and the integration of Zhu’s Tendon & Ligament Stretching Technique.