Mrs Li Qin ZHAO, BM (China)

Membership number: FM0040236
CARE Fertility

26 Glen Road
S7 1RA

Tel: 07793 928 078





Mrs. Li Qin ZHAO, the UK’s leading TCM practitioner, in particularly on infertility and gynaecological conditions, with 35 years clinical and research experience. She graduated from Henan University of TCM in 1985, and is qualified in both TCM and Western medicine. She was appointed as a consultant in the Luoyang TCM hospital in 1993, has been practicing acupuncture and Chinese medicine in the UK since 1995, and found ZHONG JING TCM Clinic in 1997. She is the only TCM practitioner being offered an ‘Acupuncture Practising Privilege’ from CARE FERTILITY (A world renowned pioneering fertility/IVF group), has been working in collaboration with some gynaecologists and reproductive consultants in the hospitals. She has developed a unique TCM programme to integrate with IUI/IVF for treating infertility. Her work has attracted widespread journalistic interest, has been featured several times on newspapers, magazines and television.

As we as being the specialist in fertility and women’s health, she has vast experience in treating other health conditions such as menopause syndrome, stress, depression, migraine headache, skin complaints, muscle and joint pains etc.

Qualifications and Memberships

  • Vice President of ATCM since 2016;
  • 2012-2016, Registrar of ATCM;
  • 2008-2014, Chief editor of ‘ The Journal of Chinese Medicine and Acupuncture’ ;
  • Visiting Professor since 2012, Henan University of TCM, China;
  • 1980-1985, BMSc., Henan University of TCM;
  • Council member of the World Federation of Chinese Medicine Societies (WFCMS) and Executive Council member of the Gynaecological Committee of WFCMS;
  • Executive Council member of Specialist Committee of ZHANG Zhong Jing Hospital, China;
  • Member of the British Acupuncture Council (BAcC);
  • Member of the NHS Directory of Alternative and Complementary Practitioners.


Published over 50 academic papers on professional journals worldwide, the most recent publications are: 

  1. Treating Infertility by the Integration of TCM and Assisted Conception Therapy;
  2. Comprehensive Treatment of PCOS and Related Infertility;
  3. Treating Endometriosis with the Integration of TCM and Western Medicine.
  4. TCM Treatment on Premature Ovarian Failure and Related Infertility; 
  5. Clinical Experience in Treating Infertility with TCM;
  6. TCM Treatment of Female Infertility Caused by High FSH;
  7. The Prevention and Treatment of Recurrent Spontaneous Miscarriages;
  8. TCM Treatment of Infertility by the Combination of Syndrome Differentiation and Disease Diagnosis.

photo - Liqin ZHAO 2




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