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Gilles Obermayer

Clinical experience:

  • 2013-2016: ShouKangTang/ CWC, Hampton Bays private practice
  • 2011- 2016: Southampton Hospital, Ed & Phyllis Davis Wellness Institute
  • 2009 - 2011: Beth Israel Hospital, Center for Health and Healing, New York
  • 2009 - present: Sport Medicine Department, Columbia University, New York
  • 2008 - present: Turning Point Acupuncture Clinic, New York
  • 2005 - 2010: Bates Dance Festival, Bates College, Lewiston ME.
  • 2007, 2008: "Stress Free Zone Massages", Barnard College, New York
  • 2008: NYC's Triathlon and Marathon, New York
  • 2008: Corporate Chair Massage at Boneau/Bryan-Brown, Inc. New York
  • 2006, 2007, 2010: Florida Dance Association Festival, Miami FL
  • 2004: Ohashi Institute, New York.

Volunteer experience:

  • 2008, 2009: Rivington House (resident facility for person living with AIDS/HIV), New York

Education: MS, BA, Associate Degree

  • Certification in Medical Chinese Dietary Therapy with Jeffrey Yuen, NY
  • Memorial Sloan Kettering certification in "Advanced Acupuncture for the cancer patient"
  • Tri_State College of Acupuncture, Master of Science in Oriental Medicine, New York
  • NADA Specialist, Lincoln Hospital, (National Acupuncture Detoxification Association) New York
  • Aromatherapy certification from Pacific Institute of Aromatherapy, San Rafael, CA
  • Medical use of Essential Oils with Jeffrey Yuen, New York
  • 3 years of Tui Na apprenticeship with Tom Bisio, at 5th St Acupuncture Clinic, New York
  • Certification in Advanced Sports Massage; Swedish Institute, New York
  • Zheng Gu Tui Na, 7 years/Levels certification in Chinese Medical Massage, New York
  • Swedish Institute, Associate Degree in Occupational Science, New York
  • Ohashi Institute; Certified Ohashiatsu Consultant, New York
  • Swedish massage and Shiatsu at Axelssons Institute in Stockholm, Sweden
  • Bachelor of Philosophy, Reims, France


  • Lecture: Tuina and the Chinese Medicine Paradigms at the Medical Residency program at Southampton Hospital, Southampton, NY
  • 2010 - 2012: Qigong at Turning Point Acupuncture
  • 2000 - 2013: Academic "Music for Dance" at Barnard College, New york
  • 2005: Intro to Oriental Medicine at Teacher College, Columbia University, New York

Relevant experience:

  • Trained in CPR with current certification
  • Bachelor of Philosophy, Reims, France.
  • 2003 - 2013: Music Director in the Dance Department, Barnard College, New York
  • Languages spoken fluently: French, Norwegian, English, Spanish, Swedish.
  • Practices: Internal Martial Arts (Ba Gua), Archery and Daoist Meditation