Jason Bazilian, D.A.O.M., MTOM, L.Ac.
Jason Bazilian is the first doctor of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (D.A.O.M.) in the United States, having completed his doctoral degree at the Oregon College of Oriental Medicine (in association with Oregon Health and Sciences University medical facilities and staff) in Portland, Oregon. The principle focus of the doctoral program was in the field of Integrative Medicine – when and how to incorporate the most effective clinical practices of both Eastern and Western medicine for the maximal benefit of the patient, while minimizing adverse side effects.
Dr. Bazilian is state licensed in CA, NY, and CT, and is a nationally certified diplomate (NCCAOM) in Acupuncture and also Traditional Chinese Herbal Medicine. Prior to his doctoral degree, he received his Master’s degree in Traditional Oriental Medicine (MTOM), summa cum laude, from the Pacific College of Oriental Medicine in San Diego. Dr. Bazilian is a certified specialist in Traditional Chinese Medical women’s health (OB/Gyn), having completed a 2-year post-graduate course of intensive study in Boulder, Colorado. Dr. Bazilian spent two months undertaking a post-graduate training/internship at the foremost integrated Chinese/Western medical hospital in Changsha (Hunnan Province of China). He was most recently in China in 2005 for two months completing advanced doctoral training at the W.H.O. international training facility in Nanjing, where he focused on the integrative medical treatment approaches for pain conditions.
Dr. Bazilian is also the former Director of the Acupuncture Department at Knollwood Hospital in Riverside, California, where he worked as part of an integrated medical team treating chemical dependency and a variety of challenging chronic/acute pain conditions for three years.
He is a contributor to local and national media papers and regularly gives lectures and workshops to the community and private audiences.
Currently, Dr. Bazilian is the Clinical Director of Bazilian’s Health Clinic, a private integrative medical practice in San Diego, California (Rancho Bernardo) with his wife, Dr. Wendy Bazilian, where he specializes in the treatment of a wide variety of pain related and musculoskeletal conditions, women’s health (OB/Gyn) and fertility issues, and other internal medical issues including pediatrics, digestive conditions, allergies, headaches/migraines and neurological disorders such as post-stroke care. Additional areas include immune system disorders, integrated complementary care for cancer, smoking and addiction conditions, stress/anxiety/depression, chronic fatigue and fibromyalgia as well as cosmetic/anti-aging acupuncture, among others. Dr. Bazilian was the consulting Acupuncture and Chinese Medical Specialist for the renowned Golden Door spa and fitness resort in Escondido, California for more than a decade. He is in New York City monthly to see private clientele.