Lucy Postolov, L.Ac., Diplomate of Acupuncture of NCCAOM

Curriculum Vitae

Business Address:

Postolova Acupuncture Group, Inc.
1990 S. Bundy Drive, Suite 790
Los Angeles, California 90025
Tel: 310-444-6212 / Fax: 888-650-9839
Web/Email:  www.lucypostolov.comThis email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Place/Date of Birth:Tashkent, Russia February 2, 1960


2012 appointed to the Physician Advisory Board for the Cancer Support Community/ Benjamin Center, Los Angeles

1998 awarded ‘Woman of Action’ – Israel Cancer Research Fund

1998 appointed to health advisory board – Women of Los Angeles/Women of Washington

1998 appointed board member – Israel Cancer Research Fund


09/1983 Medical Degree-Tashkent Medical Institute, Tashkent, Russia

Postdoctoral Training:

05/2009 Member of NADA/National Acupuncture Detoxification Association

09/1995 Licensed Acupuncturist (L.Ac.) – Master of Traditional Oriental Medicine (MOTOM)

03/1993-03/95 Intern at Emperor’s College of Oriental Medicine, Los Angeles, California

09/1987 Residency in Neurology, Ministry of Public Health, Tashkent Institute of Advanced Studies in Medicine, Russia

07/1987 Major in acupuncture and acupressure, Ministry of Public Health, Tashkent Institute of Advanced Studies in Medicine, Russia

09/1984 Internship/Internal Medicine, Ministry of Public Health, Tashkent Inst. of Adv. St. in Medicine

Licensure/Board Cert:

07/2010 Board Certified in Integrative Medicine American Association of Integrative Medicine

09/1995 Licensed Acupuncturist (L.Ac.) – Acupuncture Committee, California State Department of Consumer Affairs

09/1994 National Commission for the Certification of Acupuncturists (NCCAOM)

1983 Medical Degree/ Physician Diploma, Russia (Neurology)


02/2013 Independent Consultant for Cedars-Sinai – Samuel Oschin Comprehensive Cancer Institute

2002 Appointed Administrative Director/Integrative Medicine Program/Glendale Memorial Hospital

2000 Accorded full privileges and credentials for Cedars- Sinai Medical Center

1999 Consultant/Practitioner for Department of Integrated Medicine, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center

1997 Medical consultant for Stem Cell Program – California Cryobank Los Angeles

09/1995 to 06/2014 (Present) President and Founder Postolova Acupuncture Group, Inc., Los Angeles

1992-1996 Special Project Manager – California Cryobank, Los Angeles

1990-1992 lab technician – California Cryobank, Los Angeles

1989 Neurologist – Tashkent Hospital #15, Russia

1983-1989 Medical Doctor – Tashkent Hospital #15, Russia

Research / Interests

Cancer patients recovery program (chemotherapy/radiation support therapy)


Facial Rejuvenation, Body Inch and Weight loss (Arasys)

Acupuncture in Neurology


Sexual Dysfunction

Oriental medicine and menopause

Pain Management

Participant in research with RAND Corporation think tank

Detoxification Program (NADA/National Acupuncture Detoxification Association member)

Articles Published:

2005/ Paris 2005 International TCM Congress Conference – Paper published ‘Oriental Medicine and Sexual Dysfunction’

2002/Evidence Report/Technology Assessment, Contributor to report on Mind-Body Interventions for Gastrointestinal Conditions

2000/Aug. Muscle & Fitness, Contributor to article ‘Stick It’

2000/Feb. Vegetarian Times, Contributor to article ‘Operating Instructions’

1999/Nov. Whole Life Times, ‘Fire Under the Cooking Pot’

1998 Holistic Health Journal, ‘Natural Woman, Natural Menopause’ Vol. 5, Num. 2

1998/Autumn Creative Health Magazine, ‘Enjoy Sex Naturally’

1998/July Whole Life Times, ‘The Newest Wrinkle in Facelifts

1998/June Whole Life Times, ‘Getting a Jump on Jet Lag’

1998/January Whole Life Times,‘The Evil Weed’

1997/December Vegetarian Times, quote on acupuncture and nutrition

1997/October Whole Life Times, ‘The Elusive Libido’

1997/September Whole Life Times, ‘Your Tongue Tells All’

Books Published:

2008/ Guidebook of Sexual Medicine – Chapter 9/Alternative Medicine in Sexual Performance Enhancement


2001/CD ‘Winning the Battle with Cancer’