Dr. Loo has studied acupuncture in the Asia, Europe, and in the USA. She is trained in Traditional Chinese Medicine and in the French tradition of acupuncture taught at the medical acupuncturist’s course at UCLA. She is one of four MDs in the USA to hold a teaching certificate in Korean hand acupuncture, a form of acupuncture which is easily administered to children. She is at the forefront of the use of lasers in her research and in the treatment of children.
Dr. Loo received her medical degree from the University of California, School of Medicine, in San Francisco, UCSF, and she completed her pediatric residency at the University of Minnesota Hospitals; she pursued a post-doctorate clinical fellowship in Behavioral and Developmental Pediatrics at UCSF. She is the author of the textbooks Pediatric Acupuncture and Integrative Medicine for Children.