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Lawrence Taw, MD

UCLA Physician Lawrence Taw, MD specializes in Acupuncturist, Internal Medicine.
Specialty
Acupuncturist, Internal Medicine
Gender
Male
Language Spoken
English
Hospital Affiliation
Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center
State License Number
A84687
Contact
(310) 998-9118
Fax Number
(310) 829-9318
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PRACTICE LOCATION

Redondo Beach
514 N. Prospect Ave
Redondo Beach CA 90277

Santa Monica
2336 Santa Monica Blvd, Suite 301
Santa Monica CA 90404

MEDICAL BOARD CERTIFICATION
Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine, 2005
EDUCATION
Fellowship
East-West Medicine, UCLA Center for East West Medicine, 2005 - 2006
Residency
Internal Medicine, Santa Clara Valley Medical Center, 2003 - 2005
Internship
Internal Medicine, Santa Clara Valley Medical Center, 2002 - 2003
Degree
MD, UCLA School of Medicine, 2001
CLINICAL INTEREST
Acupressure, Acupuncture, Alternative Medicine, Arthritis, Complementary Medicine, East West Medicine, Fibromyalgia, Functional Gastrointestinal Disorder, Headache, Inflammatory Bowel Disease, Lupus, Pain, Rheumatoid Arthritis
AFFILIATION
Department Affiliation
Provider, East-West Medicine
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Additional Information

Lawrence Taw, MD, FACP, is an Assistant Clinical Professor at the UCLA Center for East-West Medicine, Department of Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA.

Dr. Lawrence Taw graduated with his B.S. in Biomedical Sciences from the University of California, Riverside and M.D. from the UCLA School of Medicine. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Santa Clara Valley Medical Center, an affiliate of Stanford University along with a fellowship in Integrative Medicine at the UCLA Center for East-West Medicine, and has obtained his Master of Science in Oriental Medicine. He is board-certified by both the American Board of Internal Medicine and the American Board of Integrative and Holistic Medicine as well as in Oriental Medicine, Acupuncture, and Herbology by the National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine.

As director of the Integrative East-West Inflammation program, he is currently collaborating with the division of Rheumatology at UCLA to utilize an integrative medicine approach on patients referred with various inflammatory joint and connective tissue diseases. He is also partnering with the UCLA Center for Esophageal Disorders and the division of Digestive Diseases to establish a unique program and optimize care for patients with functional gastrointestinal disorders.

For more information regarding Dr. Lawrence Taw's prior presentations and interviews, please click on the following link: http://cewm.med.ucla.edu/about/center-team/ltaw-html/

Awards & Recognition

Southern California Rising Stars, Super Doctors, 2013
Fellow, American College of Physicians (FACP)

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