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Diane Behall, D.A.O.M., L.Ac.

  • Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine, School of Medicine


Dr. Behall specializes in treating acute and chronic pain issues, with advanced training in orthopedic acupuncture. She has a gentle treatment style that benefits sensitive patients and those new to acupuncture. She practices a patient-centered approach to medicine, working in collaboration with her patients and the integrative medical team.

Diane completed a two-year post graduate doctoral degree focusing on women’s health and chronic disease management. In addition, she completed advanced training in stroke rehabilitation and pain management at hospitals in Nanjing, China and Brooklyn, New York.

In her free time, she enjoys art and photography, gardening, traveling with her family, and all things science fiction.

Education and training

    • B.A., 1996, University of Maryland
    • M.Ac.O.M., 2008, Oregon College of Oriental Medicine
    • D.A.O.M., 2018, Oregon College of Oriental Medicine
  • Certifications

    • Diplomate in Oriental Medicine (Acupuncture and Chinese Herbs), 2008
    • Licensed Acupuncturist, 2008
    • Acupuncture Sports Medicine Apprenticeship Program, 2017


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