About Dr Sohn

Acupuncturist in Beaverton, Oregon

Licensed Acupuncturist (LAc)
Diplomate of Oriental Medicine (NCCAOM, Dipl.O.M.)
Master of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (MAcOM)
Doctor of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (DAOM) 
Dr Sohn Acupuncture

Dr Kihyon Sohn is a licensed acupuncturist in Beaverton with a master’s degree (MAcOM) from Oregon College of Oriental Medicine (OCOM).  He took doctorate degree program at the same college, and attained doctoral degree (DAOM). Moreover, he wrote “Journey into Korean Moxibustion” for the Capstone project.

Before coming to the States, he learned unique treatment technique of acupuncture and moxibustion in Korea. Dr Namsoo Kim (Gudang) developed it through his long years’ clinical experience. In particular, it focuses on holistic treatments with acupuncture and direct moxibustion. For example, it boosts energy and restores the natural healing power. In fact, it works well for many illnesses. In addition, Dr Sohn treats patients with Korean style acupuncture. Surely, patients find his treatments satisfactory. He also prescribes herbal formulas for earlier healings.

He wrote two articles published in journals as follows:

1. A case Study: Treatment of Acute Pain of Shoulder, Neck and Upper Back with Combination of Acupuncture and Direct Moxibustion

2. Case Report: Treatment of Calcific Tendinitis of the Shoulder with Direction Moxibustion

He enjoyed helping people with acupuncture and direct moxibustion. For instance, he offered charity treatments to people in need of medical assistance in Asia for a couple of years. He is interested in volunteering for a couple of communities to offer treatments.

He translates some parts of the books on moxibustion in English so that these can be useful for those who do not understand Korean. They are in the blog posts.

In his treatments, Dr. Sohn, licensed acupuncture in Beaverton, puts great emphasis on preventing illnesses as well as treating relevant issues. He provides holistic treatments with acupuncture in Beaverton.