Dr. Tara Foster LAc DACM MSTCM
Dr. Foster started her Chinese medical training at the Oregon College of Oriental Medicine in Portland, Oregon. She then transferred to The American College of Traditional Chinese Medicine(ACTCM) in San Francisco, California. At ACTCM she completed her Doctorate of Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine (DACM) as well as, earning a Masters degree in Traditional Chinese Medicine(MSTCM). In San Francisco she worked in the community clinic at the school with many different types of patients with ailments such as pain, digestive disorders, Parkinson's disease, epilepsy, PCOS, fibroids, and Lyme's disease. She also worked in outreach free auricular acupuncture clinics with homeless and low income populations. Dr. Foster holds herbalism dear to her heart, she has extensive training in Traditional Chinese Herbal Medicine as well as, many years training in Traditional Western Herbal Medicine. She attended Dandelion Herbal Center, interned at the Herb Pharm in Southern Oregon and has grown medicinal herbs from seed to medicine for several years.