Dr. Teresa Renfroe is passionate about her work and helping students achieve academic
excellence. As the Academic Dean, she is dedicated to the improvement and evolution of
the school’s curriculum and serves as a liaison between the departments and
administration. In addition to being a highly respected professor, she advises students
regarding policies and procedures and has helped establish criteria for the standardization
of acupuncture schools.
Dr. Renfroe is a primary care provider and Florida state licensed acupuncture physician.
She holds a Doctor of acupuncture and Chinese medicine degree from Pacific College of
Oriental Medicine and a Master of Science degree from East West College of Natural
Dr. Renfroe completed her residency program at EWC Health Clinic and completed an
internship in advanced studies at the Zhejiang Chinese Medical University in Hangzhou
China, where she received training from the top TCM doctors in the region. She attended
clinics in four different hospital departments consisting of internal medicine, gynecology,
Chinese herbal therapy and neurology. In addition, she is also trained and certified in
Acupoint Injection Therapy (AIT). She is a member of FSOMA, and currently sits on the
Governing Oversight Committee for EWC and was the recipient of the coveted “Spirit of
TCM Honor” award in 2013.