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Stephen Brown L.Ac.


Stephen Brown L.Ac. is a licensed shiatsu and acupuncture practitioner born and raised in Japan. Graduating from Japan Central Acupuncture College in 1983, he studied in the clinic of shiatsu master Shizuto Masunaga, the originator of Zen Shiatsu. Later he traveled to China to study Traditional Chinese Medicine and exercises (Chigong). Stephen started teaching in Seattle at the Northwest Institute of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine in 1986 and is currently a faculty member at the Seattle Institute of Oriental Medicine.

Given his gift with Japanese, Stephen has translated many books on Oriental medicine including Qigong for Health, Meridian Exercises, and Meridian Therapy and is assistant editor of the North American Journal of Oriental Medicine. Stephen practices on Bainbridge Island as well as north of Seattle, and offers Zen Shiatsu, Sotai Therapy and Japanese acupuncture.

Stephen Brown
401 Grow Ave. NW
Baingridge Island, WA
(206) 855-9587