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General Agency Information
Name:Five Branches University
Alternate Name(s):California Graduate School of Traditional Chinese Medicine.
College of Traditional Chinese Medicine
Five Branches Institute
Address:200 7th Avenue
Santa Cruz, CA  95062
Driving Directions
Primary Phone:831-476-9424
Secondary Phone:831-476-8211
Days/Hours of Operation/Phone:Monday-Friday 9:00 am to 7:30 pm
Description:Clinic telephone 831-476-8211, call for appointments.

Five Branches University has two facilities. Each facility has a clinic, administrative offices and teaching facilities.

San Jose campus:
3031 Tisch Way Suite 5, San Jose CA 95128
Clinic telephone:408-260-8868

ELIGIBILITY: Prospective students must meet admission requirements (see Catalog). The clinic is open and available for everyone.
Mission:Five Branches University aims to provide a professional medical education in the art, science and practice of Traditional Chinese Medicine. The program emphasizes traditional Chinese medical theory and diagnosis, acupuncture, herbology, and Western medicine as applied to integrated health care.
Programs:Five Branches University offers masters and doctoral degree programs in traditional Chinese medical theory and diagnosis, herbology, acupuncture and Western medicine. And certificate programs in Asian massage and healing arts.

Services available in the clinic:
Herbal Prescriptions
Therapeutic Massage
Medical Qigong
Dietary Consultation

Publications:Catalog of courses
Student Handbook
Languages other than English:Chinese
Accommodations for Disabled:Wheelchair Access
Public Transportation:Available Within One Block
Eligibility:See Description Notes
Areas Served:California
Physical Location:Santa Cruz
Funding Source:Donations

Ron Zaidman
President and CEO
831-476-9424 ext. 38

Subject Headings
Alternative Medicine
Alternative Medicine Associations
Alternative Medicine Information
Alternative Medicine Practitioners
Alternative Medicine Referrals
Herbal Medicine
Massage Therapy
This record last modified February 14, 2016