Decades of Difference:
+15 years in Fairfax, VA
+45 years of clinical experiences
Generation to Generation practice
Hyun Kyu Choi
Integrative Medicine Practitioner
Director and Founder of MyungMun Acupucnture
EDUCATION & CREDENTIALS
Liaoning P.I.T.C.T.T Chinese Medicine. A.E
National Acupuncture Proficiency Test A-Grade License (China)
National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (NCCAOM) License
Taekwondo 3rd grade Referee License (Kukiwon)
Certified Sport Education Instructor (Taekwondo, Hapkido, Boxing, Whalkido, HAM)
Hapkido 8 Dan, Taekwondo black belt 7 Dan, Kick Boxing 5 Dan, Whalkido 5 Dan, Judo 2 Dan
EXPERIENCE AND RECOGNITION
Former professor of The Korean Military Academy 1995-2004
Former professor of The Virginia Integrative Medicine University 2009-2010
U.S. President's Council on Sports, Fitness and Nutrition (PCSFN) Awards 1997, 2007, and 2014
Korean Acupuncture and Moxibustion Medicine Society Member (1980-Current)
Instructor of the Presidential Security Service (PSS) in South Korea 1989
Instructor of Prime Ministry Security Service in Cambodia 1995
Founder of Myungmun Research Group (2009-Current)
Hyun Kyu Choi, L.A.c was appointed professor of the Korean Military Academy for over ten years. He was assigned educating, training, and inspiring young Korean students to provide the nation with leaders of character who serve the common defense. He was also a professor at the Virginia University of Integrative Medicine and has delivered major lectures in University.
Hyun Kyu Choi, L.A.c is second generation Integrative Medicine practitioner and his two sons also practice as third generation practitioners. He is the founder of Myungmun Research Group. He has developed Myungmun acupuncture method which is the combination of traditional acupuncture and magnetic acupuncture. This method has shown many successful treatments on chronic and acute diseases.
With over thirty years of experience and patient care, he is the recipient of numerous prestigious awards, including U.S. President's Council on Sports, Fitness and Nutrition (PCSFN) Awards in 1997, 2007, and 2014 (the award given to a civilian by the President of the United States), USA LAPD Chief Letter of Commendation Award in 2002, World Taekwondo Federation President Letter of Commendation in 2003, Korean Military Academy
Commander Award in 1998, Korean Acupuncture Association Letter of Commendation in 2000, and Police Department Chief of Si-Heung City Letter of Commendation in 2002.
Hyun Kyu Choi, L.A.c is a member of the World Acupuncture Association, Korean Acupuncture Association, Koryo Hand Acupuncture Therapy, Chim Korea Acupuncture, Academy of Orthodox Pulse Diagnosis, International Medical Volunteers, and Dong-yang Oriental Medical Herb Institute. He has written as a journalist of Integrative Medicine for the Korean newspapers and Martial Art magazine.
Specialized Pulse & Tongue Diagnosis with general health consultation
Acupuncture is a safe, effective, and relaxing therapy used as a dynamic approach in the prevention, treatment of disease and the restoration of health.
Tuina massage stimulates the flow of qi to promote balance and harmony within the body using many of the same principles of acupuncture, leading to better health.
Cupping Therapy is a way to alleviate natural flow of Qi (energy) and blood within a body.
Our clinics use the professional automatic cupping machine to draw congested blood and energy to the surface in order to break up stagnation.
Percussive therapy increases blood flow to a specific muscle area, which can help reduce inflammation and muscle tension.
Herbal medicine is used with many major illnesses. We customize herbal medicine for every patients.