About Me

Dr. Karen (Xiaolong) Li received her Doctor of Medicine (M.D.) degree from Shanghai Medical University, China in 1982. After graduation, she served as a pediatrician in Shanghai First People’s Hospital from 1982 to 1987. After moving to the United States, she received her Doctor of Oriental Medicine (D.O.M.) degree from South Baylo University, Los Angeles, California in 1990, and she became a California Board Certified Acupuncturist, licensed with the National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (NCCAOM). Before moving to the Bay Area, Dr. Li practiced acupuncture and herbal medicine, serving as an expert in Oriental Medicine with pain management in the Hospital of Good Samaritan in Los Angeles, California from 1990 to 1991.

Having had years of experience in both western and oriental medicine, Dr. Li started her own practice at the Sunnyvale Acupuncture Clinic in 1991. Since then, she has treated numerous patients with successful results, many of whom continue to see her. Dr. Li currently lives in Cupertino with her husband, Stephen, and her two daughters, Stephanie and Melissa. 


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