Chinese Herbal Medicine

Chinese herbal medicine has been used for centuries in China, where herbs are considered fundamental therapy for many acute and chronic conditions. There are 5,767 medicinal substances currently in use such as roots, leaves, flowers, and minerals that treat a wide range of health conditions. These medicinal substances are often combined into formulas and prepared as teas, powders, pills, or topical ointments.

Chinese herbal formulas are typically customized to the individual’s specific condition and constitution. As a TCM practitioner, I choose the herbal formula whose essence, or signature energy vibration, correctly stimulates or adjusts the body’s own energy vibration. The herbs used in the formulas are chosen based on their therapeutic properties, as well as their ability to work synergistically with other herbs in the formula.

Therapeutic Modalities

There are several Therapeutic Modalities which can be used:


Dr. Jun Huang is a Chinese Medicine specialist, who has developed a discrete but effective clinical practice in Portugal. Dr. Jun was initially drawn to Chinese Medicine after studying Chinese Literature, which started her interest in the great classical texts of this medical tradition, dating back as much as two thousand years. Read more