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Malcolm Taw, MD

UCLA Physician Malcolm 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
A82265
Contact
(310) 998-9118 Information and referral, Santa Monica
(805) 379-6650 Westlake Village
Fax Number
(310) 829-9318 Santa Monica
(805) 379-6655 Westlake Village
PRACTICE LOCATION

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

Westlake Village
1250 La Venta Drive, Suite 101A
Westlake Village, CA 91361

MEDICAL BOARD CERTIFICATION
Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine, 2004
EDUCATION
Fellowship
Internal Medicine, UCLA School of Medicine, 2004 - 2006
Residency
Internal Medicine, UCLA - San Fernando Valley Program, 2002 - 2004
Internship
Internal Medicine, UCLA - San Fernando Valley Program, 2001 - 2002
Medical Degree
MD, UCLA School of Medicine, 2001
CLINICAL INTEREST
Acupuncture, Alternative Medicine, Arthritis, Complementary Medicine, East West Medicine, Fibromyalgia, Headache, Neuropathy, Pain, Performing artists, Sinusitis
AFFILIATION
Department Affiliation
Physician, East-West Medicine
MORE INFORMATION
Research Interest
Pilot Study on Refractory Chronic Rhinosinusitis Using Integrative East-West Medicine.
Joint Collaboration with UCLA Department of Head & Neck Surgery.
Additional Information

Malcolm 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.

Specialties: Integrative East-West Medicine, Internal Medicine

Dr. Taw had received his B.S. and M.D. from the Joint Biomedical Sciences program at the University of California, Riverside and the UCLA School of Medicine. He completed his residency at the UCLA-San Fernando Valley Program, his fellowships in Integrative Medicine at the UCLA Center for East-West Medicine and through the Bravewell Collaborative/University of Arizona Center for Integrative Medicine, the NIH-supported K30 Program in Translational Investigation at UCLA and a Master of Science in Oriental Medicine. He is board-certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine and by the National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (NCCAOM) in Oriental Medicine, Acupuncture and Chinese Herbology. In collaboration with the UCLA Department of Head and Neck Surgery, he is currently a co-investigator on a prospective study evaluating the effectiveness of integrative East-West medicine to improve outcomes in patients with refractory chronic rhinosinusitis. He also serves on the Complementary/Integrative Medicine committee for the American Academy of Otolaryngology – Head & Neck Surgery.

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

Publications
Taw MB, Nguyen CT, Wang MB. Complementary and integrative treatments: rhinosinusitis. Otolaryngol Clin North Am. 2013 Jun;46(3):345-66

Suh JD, Wu AW, Taw MB, Nguyen C, Wang MB "Treatment of recalcitrant chronic rhinosinusitis with integrative East-West medicine: a pilot study". Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2012 Mar;138(3):294-300

Link to PubMed publications.

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