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American College of Traditional Chinese Medicine at CIIS
DAOM, MSTCM, American College of Traditional Chinese Medicine
MBA, San Francisco State University; BS, Union University
Ella Woods, DAOM, MBA, L.Ac. began studying Chinese medicine for the purpose of treating companion animals. She studied with Dr. Lisa Pesch and Dr. Molly Rice, while earning her MSTCM. Once licensed she was invited to practice at San Francisco Veterinary Specialists, and stayed there for seven years. She earned her Doctorate in Acupuncture and Oriental medicine from ACTCM, and her capstone project was a study of the demographics of the use of acupuncture in treating companion animals. Ella now practices Chinese medicine for companion animals at A Well Adjusted Pet, in Pacifica and San Francisco.