Dr. Jongbae Park, PHD

Dr. Jongbae Park, PHD

Acupuncture  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 49
Dr. Jongbae Park, PHD is an acupuncturist in Raleigh, NC and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from Kyung Hee University in 1995 and specializes in acupuncture.Read his story

10207 Cerny St Ste 114

Raleigh, NC 27617

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(919) 660-9000

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  • Aetna
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This content was provided by Dr. Park "Dr. Jongbae "Jay" Park is a clinician and researcher of acupuncture and Asian Medicine focused on translational pain medicine. Dr. park is the Director of Acupuncture and Asian Medicine at the Duke Center for Translational Pain Medicine in the Department of Anesthesiology. In addition, he has been the Director of Acupuncture and Asian Medicine Research at UNC Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, and has held a faculty appointment in both the UNC School of Medicine and School of Dentistry at UNC-Chapel Hill, for the past eight years before joining Duke October 2015. Dr. Park has extensive expertise in clinical research, particularly in the field of acupuncture. He has developed and validated the Park Sham Device, successfully established a financially viable acupuncture clinic service in both specialties of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation and Orofacial Pain, as well as participated in an NIH/NIDCR K12 Multidisciplinary research career development award. His research focuses on examining efficacy, effectiveness, and mechanisms of action in acupuncture and Asian medicine. In particular, 1) advanced the inquiry of interpreting the results of placebo/sham controlled trials; 2) investigated real world clinical practice using observational study methods; 3) proven that anatomical differentiation makes a physiological difference in subjects' sensation of acupuncture needling; and 4) embarked on a methodical investigation of changes after receiving acupuncture treatment in pro-and anti-inflammatory cytokines in patients with chronic TMD with widespread tender points. This latest study seeks to examine the role of inflammation in chronic pain, and the mechanism of action and potential effectiveness of using acupuncture for multifactorial conditions such as TMD."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Park "I emphasize the importance of seeing patients as members of my own extended family which I have found very effective in building a therapeutic partnership. practice to see patients as an extended member of family. Stemmed from a personal motivation inspired by my father from my childhood I aspire to help heal as many people of the world with integrated medicine of the East and West."

1  Specialties

  • Acupuncture

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20  Conditions Treated

1  Procedures

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  • Kyunghee University / College Of Korean Medicine
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1995
  • Kyung Hee University
    Medical School | Graduated 1995
  • Peninsula Medical School
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2004
  • Kyung Hee U PHD In Korean Medicine
    Other Education | Completed 2001
  • U Exeter PHD In Medical Sciences (Clinical Sciences)
    Other Education | Completed

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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What People Say About Dr. Jongbae Park, PHD
Dr. Park genuinely cares about his patients. He gave me detailed advice to reduce my pain and this indeed helped my recovery. He is a superb doctor!!
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Nami in Martinsville, VA – May 17, 2018
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Dr. Park saved my life.He is one of the few doctors I trust.
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