Dr. Liu majored in acupuncture in Tianjin University of Traditional Chinese Medicine and graduated in 1986. He worked in one of the largest Oriental Medicine hospitals in China as the Chief Resident using a combination of Traditional Chinese Medicine and Western Medicine for diagnosis and treatments of various diseases. Dr. Liu also did clinical practice teaching for international students from Germany, Australia, United Kingdom, etc. in China. He obtained his Ph.D. in Medicine and was granted a scholarship award from the Japanese government. Dr. Liansheng Liu conducted a series of challenging projects on the effects of acupuncture for pain suppression using Chinese Medicine meridian theory with Western Modern Medicine and the findings were published in the peer-reviewed journal of Neuroscience Research (2000). His research focuses on pain; neurodegenerative and endocrinological disease; anticancer drugs on tumor treatment; stem cells biology and transplantation; nutrition on bone development as well as Chinese herbs for osteoarthritis and arthritis treatment. Dr. Liu has published on various topics he has researched over the years such as acupuncture analgesia, cancer, brain sciences, neuroendocrine, stem cell, and pathology. Dr. Liu has over 28 years of experience and has an excellent reputation for his treatment of his patients. He is a licensed acupuncturist in Rhode Island and provides local community discounts for Care New England and Brown University. Dr. Liu likes to play basketball, badminton and swim and is fluent in three languages, English, Chinese, and Japanese.