About Susanna Shen, OMD, L.Ac.

Acupuncturist

Susanna (Xiaofen) Shen, L.Ac., Professor

Dr. Shen has been an acupuncturist and an herbalist since she graduated from University of Traditional Chinese Medicine in Fujian, China, in 1986. She has worked as a physician-in-charge in Quanzhou First Hospital, an acupuncturist in pain management in Los Angeles, a professor in American College of Traditional Chinese Medicine (ACTCM) in San Francisco and a provider of California Continuing Education. Dr. Shen has taught at Five Branches University of Traditional Chinese Medicine, Santa Cruz since 1995. She currently teaches Chinese herbal medicine and supervises clinical practices at Five Branches University.

Dr. Shen specializes in the following:

  • Pain Management
  • Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • Digestive Diseases
  • Allergy
  • Chronic Fatigue
  • Facial Rejuvenation
  • Education
    • No Education Available
    Memberships
    • No Membership Available

    Languages
    • No Language Available

    Acupuncturist

    Susanna (Xiaofen) Shen, L.Ac., Professor

    Dr. Shen has been an acupuncturist and an herbalist since she graduated from University of Traditional Chinese Medicine in Fujian, China, in 1986. She has worked as a physician-in-charge in Quanzhou First Hospital, an acupuncturist in pain management in Los Angeles, a professor in American College of Traditional Chinese Medicine (ACTCM) in San Francisco and a provider of California Continuing Education. Dr. Shen has taught at Five Branches University of Traditional Chinese Medicine, Santa Cruz since 1995. She currently teaches Chinese herbal medicine and supervises clinical practices at Five Branches University.

    Dr. Shen specializes in the following:

  • Pain Management
  • Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • Digestive Diseases
  • Allergy
  • Chronic Fatigue
  • Facial Rejuvenation
  • Education
    • No Education Available
    Memberships
    • No Membership Available

    Languages
    • No Languages Available

    Insurance

    We aim to provide affordable services to our patients. Our practice supports PPO or POS insurance plans. If patients would like to know that they have acupuncture coverage under their insurance plan, we request patients to kindly pre-register with us before hand. For our uninsured patients, we offer reductions in service charges by offering feasible rates and discounts. Our patients can now enjoy 90 minutes of initial visit at $150, follow up visits charging only $90 for 60 minutes. Patients also now have the option to prepay for a series of acupuncture sessions at a discounted rate. Please inquire with us, or find out during your 1st visit. To find out if you have acupuncture coverage in your plan, please submit this form. We are happy to bill your insurance providers for the services rendered. We currently accept insurance from the following providers:

    Aetna  |  Anthem Blue Cross/ Blue Shield  |  Cigna  |  United Healthcare   

    The only In-Network provider we work with is Cigna.

    If you think that you might have coverage, please call us (650) 948-8483  with your insurance information. We will call your provider and verify the insurance coverage for you.

    If you are uninsured or underinsured, we offer affordable cash rates. Please contact us for the detailed pricing information. We offer discounts for first-time patients. 

    For payments, we accept:  Cash  |  Check  |  Visa  |  MasterCard | Flexible Spending (FSA)

    Location

    827 Altos Oaks Dr, #4, Los Altos, CA, Los Altos, CA 94024

    Phone: (408) 221-6458

    Mobile: (408) 221-6458

    Email: [email protected]

    Fax: (650) 228-1528

    • MON: Closed
    • TUE: 8:00 am - 2:30 pm
    • WED: 10:00 am - 7:00 pm
    • THU: Closed
    • FRI: 10:00 am - 7:00 pm
    • SAT: 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
    • SUN: Closed
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