Dr. Hui OUYANG, also "Dr. O", is a Doctor of Oriental Medicine, Doctor of Chiropractic and Licensed Acupuncturist in Texas. Originally a medical doctor in China, Dr. Ouyang is currently practicing in Friendswood, Galveston and southern Houston with both clinical and research experience in acupuncture and Chinese medicine, as well as chiropractic manipulation.
Dr. Ouyang grew up in China in a doctor family of traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) ascending to his great grandfather who was a TCM doctor with great renown in his hometown. In addition to years of learning from his family, he completed a 5-year full-time program of professional education majoring in acupuncture and TCM in 1993 with M.D. degree in China. After graduation, he had been working at a major hospital of Chinese medicine undergoing a 6-year residency training of TCM Orthopedics and accumulated extensive clinic experience on Chinese medicine specializing in acupuncture for pain management.
After moving to the US in 1999, Dr. Ouyang got intensive experience in acupuncture research by working as a postdoctoral fellow in the UTMB at Galveston, and a research scientist in Transneuronix research company. His papers were published in prestigious medical journals, including Gastroenterology, American Journal of Physiology, Alimentary Pharmacology & Therapeutics, Digestive Diseases and Sciences, etc. His extraordinary research accomplishments resulted in Young Investigator's Awards in the meetings of American Motility Society and the International Electrogastrography Society, and Posters of Distinction at Digestive Disease Week -- the annual conference of American Gastroenterology Association.
At the meantime, he also passed all the national examinations on acupuncture and herbology (National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine), and was certified and designated a Licensed Acupuncturist in the State of Texas (Texas State Board of Acupuncture Examiners).
In order to update knowledge of modern medicine, in order to adapt the great language and culture shock, Dr. Ouyang went back to school again in 2005, and graduated from Pasadena's Texas Chiropractic College as Doctor of Chiropractic in 2008.
With the education from both China and United States, with the experience from both clinical practice and scientific research, Dr. Ouyang provides a unique integrated Chinese and western medicine approach (acupuncture, Chinese herbs, chiropractic and nutrition) for prevention and treatments of common diseases, especially anxiety/depression, allergy, musculoskeletal disorders and pain syndromes.