Dr. Tony Willcox received the highest level of education in acupuncture two times over with a Clinical Doctorate (DAOM) in Ft. Lauderdale, FL and a PhD. in Acupuncture in Hefei, Anhui, China. He is a Doctor of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine, Doctor of Oriental Medicine, Acupuncture Physician and Licensed Acupuncturist who is NCCAOM National Double Board Certified In Acupuncture & Chinese Herbal Medicine. Dr. Tony received the ‘Academic Excellence Award’ for his studies in Chinese medicine. He has a Bachelor of Health Science and a Masters Degree in Oriental Medicine. After completing his Clinical Doctorate in Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine, on invitation from the Chinese Government Dr. Willcox completed his PhD. in Acupuncture in Hefei, Anhui Province, China under the tutelage of Professor Yang Jun from the Anhui University of Chinese Medicine in Hefei.
Dr. Tony completed his pilot study of “The Effects of Acupuncture on Mild Cognitive Impairment due to Alzheimer’s Disease” under the direction of Professor Galvin, the clinical dean of research at Charles E Schmidt College of Medicine at the Florida Atlantic University in Boca Raton, Florida. This study was the first of it’s kind to be implemented at this University.