Arthur Yin Fan (Fan Ying), PhD, MD(CHN), LAC

A leading doctor in Complementary and Integrative Medicine


Office Address: 8214A Old Courthouse Road

Tysons Square Office Park

Vienna, Virginia 22182

Tel: (703) 499-4428; Fax: (703) 547-8197

E-mail: ArthurFan@ChineseMedicineDoctor.US

If you like to book an appointment online, please go to end of this page.


      Remember to wear a mask when you come, if you believe it is necessary. If you have any fever, cough, sore throat, etc. please contact urgent care or your primary care doctors. We do not see patients with active COVID-19 or any flu, or related cough. Thanks!



Practice since 1986



       Thank you for choosing our center for your health care needs.  As a top Acupuncture and Traditional Chinese Medicine center in Washington DC, Virginia and Maryland area, we are committed to providing excellent integrative health care service to you, your family, and your friends.  Dr. Arthur Fan, a Chinese Medicine Doctor (CMD, or MD(CHN), one of two forms of medical doctors in China), specializes in Acupuncture, Chinese Herboloy, and body manipulation, with more than three decades of experience with additional training in bio-medicine. Dr. Fan is able to understand the conventional terms and varying conditions used by MDs, and translate them into Chinese Medicine terms in order to treat patients. Dr. Fan uses a wide range of therapies such as classic Chinese acupuncture, Herbology (herbal tea / decoction, pills, etc.), and Cupping/Guasha, etc. for various pain managements, cancer treatment support, mental health improvement (anxiety/depression, OCD, ADD/ADHD control), neurological /immunological /endocrinological disorders, integrative infertility/women health, pediatric conditions, facial and body rejuvenation, or simply to just balance your overall health.

      We also focus on maintaining good health and treating illness through movement modalities and meditation such as Tai Chi and Qi gong.  You are welcome to have an informational and academic discussion with Dr. Fan, while you enjoy a cup of authentic Chinese green tea.


      If you like to visit our office information online, please click "McLean Center". And, if you are interested in watching BBC acupuncture Documentary Video, please click "The Science of Acupuncture". You may be also interested in reading the President Barack Obama's letter to Dr.Arthur Fan, and Dr.Fan's other blogs, or looking the pictures of President Obama and his family, please click Here.



      [Please note]

      1. Office Hours: Monday, Tuesday, and Friday (Wednesday and Thursday off): 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM(12:00-1:00 PM off); Saturday: 8:00 AM to 1:00 PM. There is one hour break from 12:00PM to 1:00PM.   By appointment only.


      2. Dr.Fan is an out-of-network doctor for all insurance plans (but we do use Aetna World Bank/IMF plans), in case you want to submit your claim to your insurance company, you may consult our office. If you meet critical weather, such as heavy snow, heavy rain, and big wind, you may cancel your appointment.




      Dr.Fan was on news (Beijing TV, Nov 27, 2017), Acupuncture is good for treating the American Opioids epidemic. If you are interested to watch, please click "Dr. Fan on TV News".


      Dr.Fan got an "Outstanding Contribution Award" from TCMAAA(Traditional Chinese Medicine Alumni Association of America) and ATCMA (American Traditional Chinese Medicine Association) on Dec 2, 2016 Annual meeting. He was nominated as the Chair, the Scientific Research Committee of TCMAAA.

     He also got twice Congress Awards in 2015 & 2017 respectively, for his contributions in promoting acupuncture and Chinese medicine in the United States.

     He is an academic member in 9 SCI journals' Editorial Boards internationally, among them, he is an assocate editor-in-Chief, Journal of Integrative Medicine (JIM), a prestigious medical journal.


      For Dr.Arthur Fan's academic publications,you may read that online in Dr.Fan's blog(click the link below).

or just go to www.researchgate.net, search Dr.Fan's name there       Dr. Fan and Dr. Alemi's article- Acupuncture's Role in Solving the Opioid Epidemic: Evidence, Cost-Effectiveness, and Care Availability for Acupuncture as a Primary, Non-Pharmacologic Method for Pain Relief and Management-White Paper 2017- was nominated by a special committee as one of 10 for Elsevier Atlas Awards on Jan 8, 2018.

      Other articles you may be interested in:
       1. Distribution of licensed acupuncturists and educational institutions in the United States at the start of 2018. Complement Ther Med. 2018. doi: 10.1016/j.ctim.2018.10.015 [Epub ahead of print]

       2. Effectiveness of two different acupuncture strategies in patients with vulvodynia: Study protocol for a pilot pragmatic controlled trial. J Integr Med. 2018 Oct 10. pii: S2095-4964(18)30103-1. doi: 10.1016/j.joim.2018.10.004. Epub ahead of print. PubMed PMID: 30341023.

       3."The beginning of acupuncture in Washington, D.C. and Maryland: an interview with Dr. Yeh-chong Chan."Click Here.

       4."Dr. Ralph Coan: A hero in establishing acupuncture as a profession in the United States" was published in January, 2013, issue 1,Journal of Integrative medicine, click Here.

       5. "The first acupuncture center in the United States: an interview with Dr. Yao Wu Lee, Washington Acupuncture Center" was published by Journal of Chinese Integrative Medicine,at Here.

       If you would like to read more of Dr.Fan's articles, please click either of the following link to access the page. (in English, or in Chinese).


      Before you make the initial appointment, please read more about Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine, the provider's background, and esp. FAQ-Frequent Asked Questions in this website for your reference.


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