Meet the Doctor

Dr. Irina V. Zasimova L.Ac., M.D., Ph.D.

Prior to receiving my Master’s of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine degree at the Seattle Institute of Oriental medicine, I earned my Medical Doctor degree at Moscow Medical University (Russia) and PhD degree in Pediatrics from National Certifying Comission (Russia). I worked in Moscow Clinical Scientific Institute of Pediatrics and Pediatric Surgery for 15 years. I am Board Certified Diplomate though National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine in both Acupuncture and Chinese Herbal Medicine and I am a certified Acupuncture Detoxification Specialist through the National Acupuncture Detoxification Association.

After graduation from Seattle Institute of Oriental Medicine I continued to study my specialty with different teachers and have certificates to treat pathology of skin, digestive system, pediatric disorders. I am certified in Mei Zen (Beautiful Person) Cosmetic Acupuncture System, in TCM Cosmetology, and in Facial Rejuvenation with Acupuncture and Chinese Herbs. I am licensed to practice Acupuncture in the State of Washington.

My mission as a healer is to provide the highest quality health care and service with Traditional Chinese Medicine using a wide range of TCM methods. These methods include: Chinese and Japanese acupuncture, Auricular (Ear) acupuncture, Electro-acupuncture, Microcurrent therapy, Cupping, Plum Blossom therapy, Gua Sha, Moxibustion therapy, Acupressure.

I am excited to offer the healing power of Oriental medicine to my patients. Through my experience as both a patient and as a practitioner , I have had the tremendous results from the treatments. I invite you to call me today to learn how you may benefit from acupuncture and other methods of Oriental medicine.

Please contact me at 425 455-8895 or e-mail me at

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