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Dr. Hon K. Lee, L.Ac, Dipl.OM, DMQ, DAOM is a Board Certified and Licensed Acupuncturist in Herndon, VA.

Hon K. Lee is a Licensed Acupuncturist, an NCCAOM nationally certified Diplomate of Oriental Medicine, a Doctor of Medical Qigong, and a Doctor of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine. He graduated from the Maryland Institute of Traditional Chinese Medicine, had clinical training at the Shanghai College of Traditional Chinese Medicine, completed postgraduate studies in Chinese herbal medicine at the TAI Sophia Institute, studied Medical Qigong at the International College of Medical Qigong, and completed a DAOM degree from the Virginia University of Integrative Medicine.


Owner of the Sports Edge Acupuncture Clinic, Dr. Lee treats patients using acupuncture, Chinese herbs, nutritional counseling, tuina, and qigong therapy. He is a Spring Forest Qigong Certified Instructor and Qigong Master. He is a co-founder and former Director of the Jow Ga Shaolin Institute, which offers kung fu, taijiquan, and qigong classes. He co-authored “Yang Style Tai Ji Quan: A Beginner’s Guide.” His memoir “Paths Less Travelled of a Scholar Warrior (Spy) Teacher Healer” describes how he developed a passion for Chinese medicine and why his mission in life is to help others.

He specializes in women’s health and infertility. He is an acupuncturist for the Virginia Center for Reproductive Medicine and an adjunct professor at the Virginia University of Integrative medicine.

Dr. Lee is a U.S. Marine combat veteran and donates 10 percent or more of the clinic’s net profits, as well as all proceeds from the sale of his memoir, to charities that benefit veterans who suffer from the wounds of war. He is a provider for the Military Stress Recovery Project and the Veterans Administration’s Community Care Program.

Treatment Techniques

  • Acupuncture
  • Acupressure
  • Auriculotherapy
  • Cupping
  • Gua Sha
  • Chinese Herbology
  • Moxibustion
  • Qi Gong Therapy
  • Tui Na Manipulation
  • Erchonia Laser Therapy
  • Essential Oil Therapy
  • Nutritional Counseling

Acupuncture Styles

  • Auricular Acupuncture
  • Traditional Chinese Acupuncture
  • Scalp Acupuncture
  • Tan’s Balance Method
  • Master Tung’s Style Acupuncture
  • Abdominal Acupuncture (Bo Zhiyun Style)
  • SAAM Acupuncture
  • Battlefield Acupuncture
  • Electro-Acupuncture Medicine
  • Esogetic Colorpuncture
Kiyoshi Yamamoto, L.Ac, Dipl.Ac, CMT

Kiyoshi Yamamoto is a Virginia Medical Board and Nationally Certified Licensed Acupuncturist, and an NCBTMB and Virginia Nursing Board Certified Massage Therapist. He graduated from the Virginia University of Integrative Medicine with a Masters Degree in Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine. He believes the key to overall health comes from balancing body, mind and sprit. He focuses on both the clinical and holistic aspects of the acupuncture and body work. He is skilled in the healing art of massage, using a combination of western and eastern therapeutic techniques.

In addition to acupuncture and Chinese herbal medicine, Kiyoshi is expert in a wide variety of massage disciplines, and was a teacher at a local massage school. He offers clients Swedish Massage, Deep Tissue Therapy, Clinical Massage, Sports Massage, Tuina, Shiatsu, Anma, and Thai Massage. Kiyoshi does energy work as a Reiki and Qigong practitioner. Besides providing clients with acupuncture and massage therapy at our Sports Edge Acupuncture clinic, Kiyoshi has a portable massage table and is willing to travel to client’s homes.

Kiyoshi is also a Chinese martial arts instructor at the Jow Ga Shaolin Institute. In 2003, he began training in both Jow Ga Kung Fu and Shaolin Mizong, as well as Yang Style Tai Chi. He currently helps organize martial arts, Lion & Dragon Dance events performed by the Institute throughout the Washington Metropolitan Area.

To learn more about Kiyoshi’s services please click this link. To contact him directly, please email or call 703-855-3514.

L.Ac. Dipl.Ac.

Nevin Turk is a Virginia Board of Medicine and Nationally Certified Licensed Acupuncturist. She received her Master of Acupuncture degree from the Virginia University of Integrative Medicine. Nevin has benefited greatly from Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) and acupuncture throughout her stressful corporate career and decided to study and practice this medicine. Career transition into TCM was a natural progression of her passion for integrative body-mind practices. 

Nevin’s primary focus areas are but are not limited to:

  • General health and stress management: improving energy, sleep, memory, stress reduction, anxiety, depression
  • Pain management: including low back pain, neck pain, knee pain, etc. and migraines
  • Female infertility: Support for with or without IVF or other reproductive technologies
  • Preventive acupuncture: utilizing acupuncture as a preventative therapy for immune system support and allergies, and
  • Holistic, cosmetic acupuncture including Microneedling and Acu-glow for facial rejuvenation and hair restoration.

Nevin brings a wealth of caring and insights from her years of studies in different healing and wellness modalities to her acupuncture practice. She has been a long-time practitioner of meditation and integrative movement. She is a certified yoga instructor (Kripalu), qigong (Institute of Integral Qigong and Tai Chi), and mindfulness meditation (MMTCP, led by Jack Kornfield and Tara Brach).  She is also a Level 1 certified Internal Family Systems (IFS) practitioner and IFS-based life coach. 

Nevin is excited to be supporting those seeking an integrative support for physical and mental-emotional wellbeing, including life style and nutrition recommendations and mindfulness interventions.

Nevin is available by appointment only for early/late appointments during the day and on weekends. To schedule an appointment, please contact her at 571-249-5859 or email Her website is

L.Ac. Dipl.Ac

Tzeyoung Wu, L.Ac., Dipl.Ac. is a Virginia Medical Board and  Nationally Certified Licensed Acupuncturist. As a practitioner of integrative medicine, Tzeyoung works with each person as a whole rather than a sum of body parts.  Healing is a partnership between patient and practitioner, collaborating to improve lifestyle, mindset, as well as physical health.

Tzeyoung obtained a Master of Acupuncture degree at the Virginia University of Integrative Medicine, and also completed graduate and academic degrees from the University of Chicago, Virginia Tech, and New York University. 

He brings a wealth of knowledge and life experience to his practice.  On the side, Max is a jazz musician and a martial artist, although that has all been supplanted by his family and kids.

He is available on weekends by appointment only. Please contact him via email or phone (703) 655-7756. His website is Adept Healing

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