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.

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Dr. Jennifer Ashby, 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 and at the UCSF Osher Center for Integrative Medicine since 2014.

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.

If this is your first visit please arrive 15 minutes early.

The Lotus Center
417 S. Van Ness Ave.
San Francisco, CA 94103
(415) 550-6983

Mondays 3:00pm – 7:30pm
Thursdays 2:00pm – 6:30pm

COVID-19 Update: Jennifer Ashby continues to serve patients through in-person and telehealth visits.  In-person visits require patients to wear a face mask at all times. If you are feeling general symptoms of  a fever (100°F), cough, sore throat, shortness of breath, runny nose, loss of taste or smell, has recently traveled in the past 14 days 1) Outside of the United States; or 2) Domestically within the United States by commercial airline, bus, or train. Avoid scheduling with us until you have quarantined for at least 14 days of arrival.