“When you stand a pole under the sun
you immediately see its shadow”
Dr Tan researched this line of ancient Chinese acupuncture text to relearn his approach to pain. He became famous for his treatment of pain.
Dr Tan always recommended a course of treatments. The Balance Method is different because instead of it being practiced just once a week, it is completed 2-3 times a week.
Dr Richard Teh-fu Tan
Born in Taiwan, Dr. Tan was a master of Acupuncture, Chinese Herbs, Philosophy, Martial arts – plus held a Masters degree in Systems Engineering. His contribution to acupuncture is incredible, through his research of classical Chinese texts.
The method is a combination of intense study of ancient Chinese literature, experiential acupuncture practice and modern scientific analysis.
At his peak, Dr Tan saw 20 people per hour, including people suffering chronic or acute pain issues.
Dr. Tan committed more that 25 years of teaching his method all over the world.