Professional And Reliable Acupuncturist In Manila! Dr. Philip Tan-Gatue Is Proud To Offer The Most Remarkable Acupuncture Services

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Meet The Doctor

Dr. Philip is a Clinical Associate Professor in the University of the Philippines College of Medicine and is Director of Acupuncture Services at The Medical City.

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Patient Feedback

Can acupuncture help with your problems? From shoulder pain, back pain, to other chronic problems, click to read what others have to say about acupuncture.

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Videos

Videos

Click here to see some videos featuring Dr. Tan-Gatue. From lecture excerpts to television appearances, you can check them out in this section.

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Scientific Proof of Five Transporting Points Selection in Acupuncture

One of the things that has always bothered me as a practitioner trained in both western medicine and Chinese medicine is how to explain some of the less savory aspects of acupuncture theory to skeptics.  Previous research done in the 70s has shown the physiological effects of inserting an acupuncture needle per se into the […]

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Mai Men Dong Tang for Asthma

I love it when science backs up traditional chinese medicine.  Right now I’ve put up the abstract of this study done in Taiwan but published in the journal Pediatric Allergy and Immunology. The original pubmed link: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/15693916 Why is this important?  This is important because people want and need alternatives to steroids.  They turn to […]

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Acupuncture Helps Irritable Bowel Syndrome

This abstract is taken from http://www.biomedcentral.com/1471-230X/12/150/abstract Note that this article does not push for acupuncture alone as the primary treatment, but as an adjunct therapy. Acupuncture for irritable bowel syndrome: primary care based pragmatic randomised controlled trial Hugh MacPherson, Helen Tilbrook, Martin J Bland, Karen Bloor, Sally Brabyn, Helen Cox, Arthur R Kang’ombe, Mei-See Man, […]

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Explaining Qi to MDs

Note: This is a re-publishing of the following article: http://qi-spot.com/2011/01/26/explaining-qi-to-mds/ also by the author. It is but natural for many people to consider their personal philosophies and worldviews as the standard against which others must measure their versions.  I recall an incident from my first year in college.  For me, it was my first time […]

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