C. Leslie Smith, MD, LAc, DABMA, DNCCAOM

Assistant Professor of Family & Community Medicine
Department of Family and Community Medicine

Specialties

  • Integrative Medicine
  • Culinary Medicine
  • Pain Medicine

About

Specialties:

  • Integrative Medicine
  • Culinary Medicine

Techniques:

  • Acupuncture
  • Manual manipulation
  • Lasers
  • Supplements and herbal medicine
  • Cupping
  • Gua sha
  • Tui na
  • Moxibustion
  • Nutritional education

Clinical interests:

  • Complex, integrative patient care
  • Complementary and alternative medicine
  • Wholistic medicine
  • Nutrition and dietary choices

Board Certifications

  • NCCAOM
  • ABMA

Education

Medical School: 
University of Illinois - Chicago
School: 
Yo San University of Traditional Chinese Medicine (LA) and Midwest College of Oriental Medicine (Chicago), Licensed acupuncturist
Residency: 
Southern Illinois University School of Medicine - General Surgery
Fellowship: 
Southern Illinois University School of Medicine - Surgical Education