Dr. Herbert K.Y. Lau, Ph.D, Chemistry, L.Ac,


Mercy College at NYC, Dept. of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine, Master Degree Aug. 1999 – A full-time three calendar year graduate program in Oriental Medicine, Chinese Herbal Medicine, Chinese Massage Therapy and Acupuncture

  • University of New Orleans, 1973, Post Doctoral in Clinical Chemistry for 2 years
  • University of Missouri-Kansas City, 1971, PhD. in Analytical Chemistry
  • University of Missouri-Columbia, 1967, MA in Inorganic Chemistry
  • University of Illinois, 1964, BA in Chemistry


  • Clinical professor at UB, Dept. of Medical Technology for 3 years.
  • Instructor at University of Missouri, Dept. of Chemistry for 3 years.


  1. King’s Acupuncture, Buffalo, NY October 1, 1999 – present
    Licensed Acupuncturist and Owner
  2. Consultant for Horizon Health Services, Jan. 1, 2005 – Dec. 2007
    Chemical Dependency and Mental Health programs
  3. Sound Shore Medical Center in New Rochelle, NY Sept. 1997 – Aug. 1999
    Clinical Assistant/Internship in Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine
  4. Quest Clinical Laboratories, Buffalo, NY Feb. 1993 – Sept. 1996
    Laboratory Director
  5. Sisters of Charity Hospital, Buffalo, NY May 1975 – Dec. 1985 July 1990 – Jan. 1993
    Clinical Chemist & Dept. Head


  1. Acupuncture Licensure. License Number 001308 issued by the University of the State of New York, Education Department.
  2. NCCAOM board certified in Acupuncture and Chinese Herbology. Certification Number 008101. A Diplomat in Chinese Medicine.
  3. Vice President of proposed Upstate Chapter, Acupuncture Society of New York in 2004.
  4. Certification of Qualification by NY to act as a Laboratory Director in Clinical Chemistry, Endocrinology, Oncofetal Antigens, Forensic Toxicology, Hematology, Diagnostic Immunology, Blood pH and Gases, Blood Lead and others from 1993 to 2005.
  5. One Masters Degree Thesis on acupuncture treatment of low back pain and one assisted thesis on Carpal tunnel syndrome.


Acupuncture Society of New York


Born in Hong Kong. United States citizen. Married with 3 children whom are all married. 9 grandchildren. Had 15 publications in the area of trace analysis, pollution studies, toxicology and clinical analysis. Hobbies are traveling, jogging and swimming.

Dr Amy May Fu, L.Ac.

Amy May Fu Doctor of Acupuncture in Chinese Medicine. Graduated from Five Branches University, 27 years specializing in Infertility and pain control. She is currently writing a book about her experience in the field of Acupuncture. Now affiliated with King’s Acupuncture as an independent contractor at 5859 Transit Road East Amherst.

Amy Shih – Medical Office Assistant

Amy Shih received her BS degree in Medical Technology from the University of Buffalo, she began her career as a medical office assistant with this office in August of 2019.  Amy has been a stay-at-home mom for the past 20 years, she is incredibly involved in church ministry, especially in children’s ministry.  She loves teaching children and caring for others. 

Wendelyn Barry – Medical Office Assistant

Bachelor’s Degree in Education, Daemen College, Buffalo, NY

Double Master’s Degrees in Music and Education, SUNY at Fredonia, Fredonia, NY

Associate Degree in Science in Surgical Technology, Niagara County Community College, Sanborn, NY

Certified Surgical Technologist, Sisters of Charity Hospital, Buffalo, NY

Special Birthplace, Labor and Delivery

Adjunct Faculty, Niagara County Community College, Clinical Instructor for students in the Surgical Technology Program

Medical Receptionist/Medical Assistant, King’s Acupuncture, East Amherst, NY

Wende is married, has two sons, two dogs and one cat and is a caregiver for her 98-year-old mother, who lives with her.

She is an avid reader and quilter, loves to cook and bake (she is a Certified Scandinavian Baker), and she loves canning the vegetables from her garden.