Dr. Hongyan Li, OMD, MD(CN)

Name:Hongyan Li
Location:5435 Balboa Blvd
Suite 207
Encino, CA 91316
Phone: 818-736-7365
Dr. Hongyan Li received extensive training in Chinese Medicine and Western Medicine in China and US, she has been dedicated to her medical career for over 29 years including treating patients, teaching students and conducting medical research projects. Using her rich clinical experiences and knowledge in Chinese Medicine and Acupuncture, Dr.Hongyan Li has helped to deliver high quality treatment to vast numbers of patients in China and US. She has successfully treated thousands of patients who suffered from headaches, neck and back pain, knee pain, sciatica, arthritis, stroke / hemiplegia, sinus problems, skin problems, irregular or painful menstruation, menopause, depression, weight control, eye diseases, cosmetic acupuncture and many others.She is one of most recognized professionals in the field of Chinese Medicine and Acupuncture. She is specialized in pain management, eye diseases, weight loss, infertility, stress and facial lifting.
Beijing Medical UniversityMaster DegreeChinese Medicine7/1994
Tongji Medical UniversityMedical DegreeMedicine07/1984
Acupuncturist and ConsultantAlternative Medical Center6010 Wilshire Blvd., Suite #301 Los Angeles, CA 9003609/2006 to present
Visiting Research ScholarUCLA & Cedars-Sinai Medical CenterLos Angeles, CA, 9004806/1999 - 11/2004
Associate ProfessorBeijing UniversityBeijing, China8/1994 - 2/1999
NameIssued ByDuration
AcupuncturistCA Acupuncture Board4/1/2014 to 8/30/2017
Dimayuga PC, H.Li, Chyu KY, Fredrikson GN, Nilsson J, Fishbein MC, Shah PK, Cercek B.   T cell modulation of intimal thickening after vascular injury: the bimodal role of IFN-gamma in immune deficiency. Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol. 2005 Dec;25(12):2528-34.
Thompson, A., M. Patel, L. Sandweiss, H.Li, S.Hirschowitz, J. Rao, and S. Natarajan. Cervical Leep Margin Status and Post-leep Pap smear Follow-up. American Society of Cytopathology 53rd Annual Scientific Meeting Platform and Poster Presentations. 2005 Oct 25; 105(5 Suppl): 319-428

Anazawa T,  Dimayuga PC, H.Li, Tani S, Bradfield J, Chyu KY, Kaul S, Shah PK, Cercek B. Effect of exposure to cigarette smoke on carotid artery intimal thickening: the role of inducible NO synthase.  Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol. 2004 Sep;24(9):1652-8.

Tani S, Dimayuga PC, Anazawa T, Chyu KY, H.Li, Shah PK, Cercek B.  Aberrant antibody responses to oxidized LDL and increased intimal thickening in ApoE-/- mice exposed to cigarette smoke. Atherosclerosis. 2004 Jul;175(1):7-14.

Lewis MI, H. Li, Huang ZS, Biring MS, Cercek B, Fournier. Influence of varying degrees of malnutrition on IGF-I expression in the rat diaphragm.J Appl Physiol. 2003 Aug; 95(2):555-62.         

Li H, Dimayuga P, Yamashita M, Yano J, Fournier M, Lewis M, Cercek B.Arterial injury in mice with severe insulin-like growth factor-1 (IGF-1) deficiency. J Cardiovasc Pharmacol Ther. 2002 Oct; 7(4): 227-33.

Li. H., M. Remskar, J. Yano, M. Fournier, K.-Y. Chyu, P.K.Shah, and B. Cercek. Preserved arterial wall thickening after injury in insulin-like growth factor-1 deficient mice. Journal of the American College of Cardiology, Vol 37(2):A253, 2001.

Remskar, M., H. Li, X. Xu, K.-Y. Chyu, and B. Cercek. Persistence of increased intimal thickening in immune deficient mice reconstituted with T lymphocytes. Journal of the American College of Cardiology, Vol 37(2):A1187, 2001

Remskar, M., H. Li, K. -Y. Chyu, Prediman K.Shal, B. Cercek. Absence of CD40 signaling is associated with an increased in intimal thickening after arterial injury. Circulation Research .Vol 88 (4):390-394, 2001

Remskar, M., H. Li, X. Xu, K.-Y. Chyu, and B. Cercek. T lymphocyte depletion in intimal thickening following vascular injury. Abstracts for the First Conference on Atherosclerosis, Thrombosis, and Vascular Biology, P276, 2000.

Fournier, M., Z.-S Huang, B. Cercek, H. Li, I. Bykhovsksya, and M.I. Lewis. Administration of insulin-like growth factor-1 and corticosteroids in emphysematous hamsters: Influences on diaphragm IGF-1. American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine Vol 161 (3):A18, 2000.

Lewis, M.I., Z.-S. Huang, I. Bykhovsksya, B. Cercek, H. Li, M.S. Biring , and M. Fournier. The influence of varying degrees of malnutrition on insulin-like growth factor-1 in the rat diaphragm. American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine Vol 161 (3):A18, 2000
Huang, Z.Z., H. Li, J. Cai, J. Kuhlenkamp, N. Kaplowitz, and S.C. Lu. Changes in glutathione homeostasis during liver regeneration in the rat. Hepatology, Vol 27 (1): 147-153,1998.

Li. H., S. Liu, and X. Chen. The ultrastructure of retinal pigment epithelium in dystrophic rats. Chinese Journal of Ocular Fundus Diseases, Vol 13 (1):276, 1997.

Liu, S., X. Zhu, and H. Li. Study on the expression of insulin-like growth factor gene in the normal and diabetic rat eye. Acta Anatomica Sinica, Vol 28 (2):203-209, 1997.

Li, H., and X. Chen. Ultrastracture of retinal pigment epithelium on RCS rats. Abstract of Seventh Congress of Chinese Association of Oculater of Fundus Diseases, A27, 1996

Li, H., X. Zhu, J. Tang, and Y. Tang. Mannose-sensitive HRP endocytosis by the retinal pigment epithelium. Chinese Journal of Anatomy, Vol 18 (4):315-319, 1995.

Li, H., X. Zhu, and J. Tang. The ConA receptors in RPE cells and ROSs surface of Wistar and RCS rats. Chinese Journal of Histochemistry and Cytochemistry, Vol 4 (3):253-257, 1995.

Li, H., and X. Zhu. Distribution of mannose receptors on RPE cells and ligands on ROSs surface. Chinese Journal of Ocular Fundus Diseases, Vol 11 (4): 244-245, 1995.

Li,H., and X. Zhu. Studies on the mechanism of phagocytosis by RPE cells: action of the mannose receptors in phagocytosis. Journal of Beijing Medical University, Vol 27 (3):375-377, 1995.

Li, H., and X. Zhu. Research progress on the mechanism of phagocytosis by retinal pigment epithelium. Foreign Medicine: Ophthalmology, Vol 18 (2):86-90, 1994.

Li, H., A case of completely torn eyelid with broken lachrymal tube. Journal of Injury and Occupational Disease of the Eye, Vol 16 (4):253, 1994.

Li, H., and C. Shen. Analysis of surgical treatment of 55 cases of glaucoma with ocular hypertension uncontrolled by drugs. Recent Advance in Ophthalmology. Vol 14 (1):21-23, 1994.
MemberChinese Association of Oriental Medicine9/1984 - 9/1991
Editor for Medical Journal“Journal of Chinese People’s Health”9/2012 - present
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Monday, 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Wednesday,9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Friday, 1:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Sunday,9:00 AM - 3:00PM
Language:English, Chinese

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