Kathleen Leavy, R.N., A.P.
Co-founder of Dragon Rises College of Oriental Medicine, Clinical Director, owner of private practice in Gainesville, FL.
Email Kathleen: email@example.com
Office Ph#: (352) 379-4618
Kathleen Leavy, R.N., A.P., has been a practicing Acupuncturist for 24 years and a Registered Nurse for over 35 years. She currently teaches and is a co-founder of Dragon Rises College of Oriental Medicine alongside her teacher and nationally renowned pulse diagnosis master Dr. Leon Hammer.
Kathleen received her Master of Oriental Medicine from Dragon Rises College of Oriental Medicine in 2004, is a Nationally board certified Acupuncturist and Herbalist and is a Florida Board Certified Acupuncturist.
Kathleen has studied extensively with world-renowned teachers Dr. Lin Xue-Jian (scalp for stroke rehabilitation and brain injury 1992), David Bole and Dr. Viet Tran (Classical Acupuncture), Will Morris from Emperor’s College in LA (Chinese Herbs).
Having practiced as an RN in Intensive Care and Dialysis for 12 years and working with herbs since 1971, Kathleen has an incredibly well-rounded focus for each of her patients and a keen interest in infectious disease, and newly emerging infectious diseases.
Kathleen grew up in South Florida and spent much of her time in the ocean. She has been married for 35 years and has two daughters 33, and 25 years old. Kathleen’s daughter, Julia Leavy, will be joining her practice as an Acupuncture Physician in Spring 2016.’
Nationally Board Certified Acupuncturist and Herbalist.
Florida Board Certified Acupuncturist
Co-founder and teacher at Dragon Rises College of Oriental Medicine.
Education & Training
Kathleen graduated with a Associate in Science in Nursing.
Kathleen practiced as an RN in Intensive Care and Dialysis for 12 years.
graduate in Oriental Medical School and NCCAOM Nationally Board Certified Acupuncturist and Herbalist.
apprenticeship in Scalp Acupuncture for the treatment of stroke rehabilitation and brain injury.