Michael D. Corradino, L.Ac, DAOM, MTOM
Doctor of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine
- Neuropuncture Introduction: A Neuroscience Acupuncture System - Tuesday, 13.5.2018, 14:30-16:00
- Neuropuncture: A Neuroscience Acupuncture System (English) - Post congress lecture, Thursday , 15.3.2018, 09:00-16:00
Dr. Corradino Graduated from Pacific College of Oriental Medicine, Cum Laude, in 1995 with his Masters in Traditional Oriental Medicine. His undergraduate studies combine molecular biology and philosophy. Dr Corradino has been in the field of Integrated Medicine since his graduation (Presently 20+yrs). Michael’s mission in life is to reach and expose quality Traditional Chinese Medicine to as many people as possible in his lifetime as to present an effective, quality option for health care and aiding in the integration of Eastern, Western, and, Natural medicine. While on the east coast, Dr. Corradino ran the acupuncture department for several integrated medical facilities as well as owning an acupuncture medical billing company. Michael relocated to San Diego in 2004 to complete his Doctorate in Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine, DAOM, in an effort to further enrich and deepen his understanding of Traditional Chinese Medicine. This was the forst graduating class in the nation to complete the DAOM.
Dr. Corradino is a former faculty member and clinical supervisor at Pacific College of Oriental Medicine, where he taught Neuropuncture, orthopedics, neurology, and integrated pain management. Dr. Corradino has lectured at various professional institutions including UC Irvine School of Medicine, the Pacific Symposium, the San Diego Art Institute, SDSU, was a guest on KUSI San Diego live morning news, had a health segment on CSKeys sports weekly talk show named “On the mic with Dr Mike”. Dr. Corradino was in the nation’s first graduating class of the Doctorate of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (DAOM). This post graduate doctorate is a two and half year, integrated, clinical doctorate in Traditional Chinese Medicine which includes but is not limited to the study of the five main Chinese medical classics, Chinese Medical language, advanced areas of specialty, an integrated clinical internship, and a Capstone proposal in which Dr. Corradino ran a successful clinical electroacupuncture trial on Sciatica due to intervertebral disc herniation. Dr Corradino has also studied medicine under five highly renowned and experienced doctors at two hospitals and one medical school in China. Combining all of this knowledge and through extensive research Dr Corradino has created a new unique system of acupuncture named, Neuropuncture. Neuropuncture is an acupuncture system that incorporates neuroscience and other western medical science into its clinical applications for pain management, orthopedic conditions, and internal medicine. Dr Corradino published his first book on “Neuropuncture, a neuroscience acupuncture system” in 2012.
Dr. Corradino’s specialties are pain management, neuromuscular conditions, internal medicine, and general well being/ longevity. Applying neuroscience to acupuncture and various types of electroacupuncture, applying the pharmacology to Traditional Chinese Herbology, cupping and Tui Na (Chinese structural alignment) are his specialties. Dr. Corradino’s passion, devotion and belief in the Integration of Traditional Chinese Medicine and Western Medical science contribute to his success.
After being the Director of Integrated Medicine for Bay Recovery Medical Facilities (a center for the treatment of chronic pain and chemical dependency) and partner/ co- founder, and chief formulator of Natural Cures LLC, a Nutraceutical company that integrates multiple fields of science and medical philosophy to formulate all natural products for a full range of aliments. Dr Corradino has owned and operated several clinics on campus of hospitals in the San Diego area and has been instrumental in developing integrated medicine programs there.
Currently Dr Corradino has two private practices. One is located inside PainCare San Diego, an integrated pain center located in Sorrento Valley, working with Dr Moon, MD, Dr Majors, MD, and Dr Song DC. Michael is also the resident acupuncturist for the elite “Golden Door Spa and retreat”, where he treats clients 2-3 days weekly. He has started the “Anmien” sleep program, “Peaceful sleep”, where he lectures on TCM and how to achieve optimal quality sleep through the understandings of Chinese medicine. Dr Corradino also has formulated a line of products specifically for the Golden Door. These formulations integrate ancient Chinese wisdom, and western medical sciences to produce an excellent, high quality line of natural solutions.
Dr Corradino was recently appointed by California’s Governor Brown to occupy the last seat on the California State Acupuncture Board. With this extra responsibility he has relocated his private practice to the PainCare of San Diego, a medical corporation. This is a fully integrated pain center. Dr Corradino completed his second book on Neuropuncture, with Singing Dragon publishing house, an international publishing contract, which will be released June 2017. His international webinars and lectures are catching major traction and have been invited to present at several international countries in 2017.
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