Credentials

 

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

 

EDUCATION:

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

ACADEMIC EXPERIENCE:

Clinical professor at UB, Dept. of Medical Technology for 3 years.

Instructor at University of Missouri, Dept. of Chemistry for 3 years.

EMPLOYMENT EXPERIENCE:

  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

LICENSE, CERTIFICATION & PROFESSIONAL ACHIEVEMENT

  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.

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIP:

Acupuncture Society of New York

PERSONAL INFORMATION:

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

 

Dr. Anthony J. Buscaglia, B.S., D.C.

 

Dr. Buscaglia, known to his patients as “Dr. Tony,” was born and raised in Kenmore, NY, and still lives in the Western New York area.

Dr. Tony attended St. Joseph’s Collegiate Institute and Valparaiso University, graduating from SUNY Buffalo. He then attended New York Chiropractic College where he attained his Doctor of Chiropractic degree.

Dr. Tony is dedicated to using his skills and expertise to assist you in achieving your wellness objectives. He specializes in treating patients suffering from neck and/or back pain, headaches, scoliosis and auto injuries using the latest, most comfortable techniques to attain the best results for you.

Dr. Buscaglia focuses on your overall health using natural, drug-free, nonsurgical treatments to help improve your quality of life. He will tailor a “wellness program” specifically targeting your needs.

In addition, he is also a certificated personal trainer.

Dr. Tony believes in fast, effective, and affordable chiropractic health care for the entire family. From tots to seniors, anyone can benefit from chiropractic

Services Available

Manual spinal adjustment Soft tissue massage Trigger point therapy Passive stretching Cervical traction Lumbar decompression Hot pack therapy Cold pack therapy X-ray services

 

Ms. Elizabeth Wickham – Lic. Esthetician, Gua Sha Esthetician

 

Elizabeth graduated from Marinello Beauty Academy in Los Angeles, California and was licensed by the State Board of Cosmetology in 1983. She joined King’s Acupuncture & Wellness Center in 2016.

She enjoys providing a relaxing experience for our patients along with her clientele. Chinese (Gua Sha) facials are her specialty, along with holistic facial masks made from 100% natural ingredients.

 

Wende Barry – Medical Office Assistant

 

Wende Barry has returned to King’s Acupuncture as a Medical Office Assistant and Marketing/Advertising Director after a nine year ‘sabbatical’, during which time she studied Surgical Technology at Niagara County Community College, received her Certification and worked at The Special Birth Place, Labor and Delivery at Sister’s of Charity Hospital in Buffalo until 2016. She is presently an Adjunct Professor at NCCC, teaching students in the Clinical and Lab settings.

She is a member of the New York Association of Surgical Technologists since 2011 and has served on its Board of Directors as a Director, By-Laws Committee Chairman, Treasurer, Vice President, and Delegate to National Conferences.

Wende’s motto is “What we do in life, echoes in Eternity.”, and she believes kindness and compassion to others is what will make the world a better place.