Dr. Teresa Renfroe, Lead Instructor at East West College of Natural Medicine

Dr. Teresa Renfroe

Dr. Teresa Renfroe
Lead Instructor

Overseeing the Academic Department, Dr. Teresa Renfroe is the Lead Instructor at East West College of Natural Medicine. Passionate about her work helping students achieve academic excellence, she is dedicated to the improvement and evolution of the school curriculum and serves as a liaison between the faculty and administration. In addition to being a highly respected professor, she manages all components of the Herbal Pharmacy and advises students regarding policies, procedures, and is responsible for all academic student and faculty concerns.

Dr. Teresa Renfroe, DACM (c), AP is a Primary Care Provider and Florida State licensed Acupuncture Physician. Currently pursuing her Doctorate of Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine, she earned her Master of Science in Oriental Medicine, and Bachelor of Health Science degrees from East West College of Natural Medicine in Sarasota. Graduating Magna Cum Laude, Dr. Renfroe was the recipient of the coveted “Spirit of TCM Honor” award.

Dr. Renfroe completed her residency program at EWCNM Health Clinic and Acupuncture and Herbal Therapies in St. Petersburg, Florida. She also completed an internship and 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) and is a Cranial Release Technique (CRT) practitioner.

Educational and Professional Certifications:
  • Pacific College of Oriental Medicine, DACM (Current)
  • East West College of Natural Medicine, MSOM (2013)
  • Licensed Acupuncture Physician (Florida AP3367)
  • Acupoint Injection Therapy (AIT) (2013)
  • Cranial Release Technique (CRT) (2015)