Fong-Yi Wei, LAC

Fong-Yi Wei, LAC

Acupuncture  ·  
Fong-Yi Wei, LAC is an acupuncturist in Valley Stream, NY. She graduated from New York College Of Traditional Chinese Medicine and specializes in acupuncture, chinese herbal medicine, and more.Read her story

37 Fremont Rd

Valley Stream, NY 11581

Contact Information

(516) 939-3295

Insurance Accepted

  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Fong-Yi Wei's bio

This content was provided by Fong-Yi Wei "Fong-Yi WEI is the founder of ESSENCE WAY ACUPUNCTURE PC. She is a licensed Acupuncturist (L.Ac. #004856) by the State of New York (NPI 1295073682). She gains the Nationally Board Certified in Acupuncture (Dipl.Ac.) by National Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (NCCAOM). She was trained for four years at the New York College of Traditional Chinese Medicine (NYCTCM) in New York and received two Master degree on Acupuncture (MSAc.) & Oriental Medicine (MSOM.)"

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Fong-Yi Wei "She is passionate about Acupuncture & Chinese Herbology in Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) and natural alternative medicine.  

Her goal is to provide the health and wellness benefits of Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) to all patients no matter rich or poor."

3  Specialties

  • Acupuncture
  • Chinese Herbal Medicine
  • Traditional Chinese Medicine

0  Board Certifications

Fong-Yi Wei does not have any board certifications listed.

29  Conditions Treated

12  Procedures

  • Acupuncture
  • Chronic Pain Management
  • Cupping Therapy
  • Detoxification
  • Diet Counseling
  • Exercise Counseling
  • Infertility Treatment
  • Medical Acupuncture
  • Moxibustion
  • Nutritional Counseling
  • Pain Management
  • Stress Management

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • New York College Of Traditional Chinese Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Fong-Yi Wei has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Fong-Yi Wei has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Chinese
  • Taiwanese

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Fong-Yi Wei's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Fong-Yi Wei to family and friends
13 total reviews (12 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

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Fong-Yi Wei's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes
Fong-Yi Wei Says:
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Patient Comments (12)

Following a PRP injection into my Achilles tendon due to a sports injury, Dr. Wei was able to cure my residual pain and stiffness following only one acupuncture treatment.
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Dr. Wei is a great Accupuncturist and great person! I came to her with lower back pain and neck pain that I had for years and after first session I already felt the results. Just a few visits later, I’m almost pain free, thanks to Dr. Wei! If you have a pain of any kind, she should be your first...more
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I was a patient of Dr. Wei back in 2016-2017. I had my knee treated after I had been run over by a drunk driver. I was skeptical at first about acupuncture but that did not deter Dr. Wei from performing her job in a professional manner. She was very descriptive of Chinese medicine and it's...more
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Fong-Yi Wei is one of the best people I have ever met. She connects to her patients on not just a treatment level but also on a personal level. I went to her for muscular pain in my face and by the end of the first session I was comfortable, relaxed and the pain that has begun to take over my life...more
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Ms.Fong-Yi Wel, is the best acupuncturist and person I have ever met.She has helped me and my premature daughter So much. Just by listening to what she tells me to do and the food she tells me to get, my premature daughter is thiving in the ways i thought she could long as I listen to what...more
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