KaKit P. Hui, MD

Ka-Kit Hui, MD

Professor, Department of Medicine, General Internal Medicine and Health Sciences Research
Director, UCLA Center for East-West Medicine
Member, JCCC Community


English, Chinese - Cantonese, Chinese - Mandarin


Internal Medicine

Institutional Affiliation

Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center



Medicine/Pharmacology, Pharmacology (MC173517), 1978 - 1979


Internal Medicine, UCLA School of Medicine, 1975 - 1976


MD, UCLA School of Medicine, 1975


Internal Medicine, UCLA School of Medicine, 1976 - 1978

Board Certification

Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine, 1978

Contact Information

Clinical Interests

Acupuncture, Fibromyalgia, Hypertension, Postural Hypotension

Scientific Interests

Dr. Ka-Kit Hui has developed a model system of comprehensive care that is a patient-centered, problem-solving approach emphasizing health promotion, disease prevention, treatment, and is safe, effective, affordable and accessible to all.

Highlighted Publications

Hui KK, Zhang L. Using acupuncture as part of a comprehensive program in helping patients with breast cancer beyond fatigue. Ann Palliat Med. 2013 Jan;2(1):4-6. doi: 10.3978/j.issn.2224-5820.2013.01.14.

Johnston MF, Hays RD, Hui KK. Evidence-based effect size estimation: an illustration using the case of acupuncture for cancer-related fatigue. BMC Complement Altern Med. 2009 Jan 13;9:1. doi: 10.1186/1472-6882-9-1.

Johnston MF, Xiao B, Hui KK. Acupuncture and fatigue: current basis for shared communication between breast cancer survivors and providers. J Cancer Surviv. 2007 Dec;1(4):306-12. doi: 10.1007/s11764-007-0035-9. Epub 2007 Oct 31.