About Us

Dr. Weihong Zhang Iben, L.Ac. 医本张维泓

Member of 

• American Association of Chinese Medicine and Acupuncture

• Palo Alto Chamber of Commerce


Dr. Iben was raised and brought up in China.  She received her B.S. degree from Peking University (北京大学).  Years later, convinced by the health benefit and holistic approach of natural healing, she then pursued the doctoral degree in Traditional Chinese Medicine and Acupuncture and has been practicing ever since.  With a Senior Acupuncturist and Chinese Medicine Doctor certification in China, granted by the most prestigious organization, China Academy of Chinese Medical Sciences in Beijing, China (中国中医科学研究院), and with a California Acupuncture License, Dr. Iben has well established herself in the field. 

Over the years, Dr. Iben has treated wide range of health conditions including but not limited to: 

• Muscle pain, nerve pain, 

• Arthritis, 

• Fibromyalgia, 

• Infertility, PMS, menopause, 

• MG, ALS,

• IBS, other digestive issues,

• Hemiplegia from a stroke, 

• Shingles, Bell's palsy, 

• Depression and anxiety, 

• Acne and other skin conditions.  

Dr. Iben's passion of relieving pain and helping the community extends beyond her clinic, as she also volunteers her services to VA Hospital in Palo Alto, and other disadvantaged regions of California.  Dr. Iben is an advocate for health education.  She is a professor at University of East West Medicine.  She also teaches Qi Gong classes (Ba Duan Jin and Tai Chi) in Palo Alto JCC as needed basis. Dr. Iben's mission is to help people get well, both physically and mentally. ​