Appointment & Services



Dear Clients:  As an essential business to support the needs of healthcare (Humboldt County SIP order section 9c), our clinic is now open with the following modified hours:

Fortuna Clinic: Mondays
1730 Main St, Fortuna, CA95540 (inside Foot & Ankle building)

Eureka Clinic : Tuesdays and Thursdays
2831 E St, Eureka, CA95540 (yellow house with red trim)

Contact us to schedule your appointments:

For new clients, please email us or text 707-599-4140 with your 1) full legal name, 2) email address, 3) cell phone number and 4) desired time period/dates and 5) preferred clinic location.

We will set you up in our Janeapp online system and send you our online intake form to complete before your initial visit. If your health history and condition is complicated, we will schedule a Zoom or Facetime session to review your intake form before your coming in for the initial acupuncture treatment to save us from talking too much with masks n person.  Please notify us when you have completed the intake form.

For existing clients, please text or email us for scheduling new appointment or change your existing appointment. You will be able to cancel appointments online yourself but you won’t be able book appointments online. For quick and brief exchange regarding your appointment updates, texting to 7075994140 is the quickest way since we are not able to talk over the phone when caring our clients during clinic days.
A late cancellation/no show fee of $60 applies if less than 24 hours notice is given.

Herb curbside pickup available!
For simple herbal refills by existing patients for existing conditions, the herbal consultation fee is waived.
For any new patient or existing patient for new prescription and new condition, a $60 herbal online/phone consultation fee applies.

Client well-being guidelines for clinic visit:
We have rigorous CDC informed sanitary protocols in place to ensure your well-being during your clinic visit. In addition, we ask for your participation in observing the following guidelines:

1. Come to your appointment by yourself if you are able. Otherwise, please limit guests to only necessary caregiver.
2. Observe 6-feet social distancing guidelines.
3. Take your temperature at home prior to coming to the clinic.
4. Face masks are required in and out of treatment rooms. Please ask for a mask if you forget yours.
5. Wash your hands and/or use our hand sanitizers once you enter.
6. If you are experiencing fever, cold and cough, we ask that you don’t come to the clinic.  Instead, please utilize our distant herbal consultation and herb curbside pickup services.
7. Please feel free to ask for assistance.

If you have symptoms of fever, dry cough and difficulty breathing, we advise that you contact your primary doctor and/or seek medical assistance and isolate.  

Payment/Insurance Billing:
Cash, check and credit cards are accepted. Payment is due in full at time of service. Below are additional payment options:
HSA/FSA cards: We are able to process your HSA and FSA cards and provide you a receipt upon your request.
VA Triwest: No treatment can be given until we have received the VA authorization fax.
Blueshield Insurance: We bill as in network provider with Blueshield except ASH accounts of Blueshield until the end of December 2020. If your Blueshield accounts are under ASH (American Specialty Health), we are not in network with ASH and we can only provide you cash service. We DON’T provide any superbill or insurance billing for all Blueshield accounts handled by ASH . Please verify your account status with Blueshield.
Other Insurances: Upon request, we can provider Superbill (a special receipt with insurance billing codes) for you to submit to your insurance to get reimbursement if your insurance covers out of network acupuncture. Please check your insurance to see if it covers out of network acupuncturist. We do not bill your insurance directly and we will charge you our day of service discounted cash rate at time of service. Please know that we don’t provider Superbills for any insurance accounts under ASH.

Cancellation/No Show Policy: A $60 fee applies for reservations cancelled with less than 24-hour notice or for no show. There is no fee for changing an appointment to a different time of the same day if appointment is available.

Disclaimer: Fees and availability are subject to change without notice.

 Clinic Services provided by Qi Dragon in 2020


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New Patient Initial Consultation with Acupuncture
This visit includes an initial health review/consultation plus acupuncture treatment). 60-75 minutes

Follow Up Acupuncture *
This follow up visit includes acupuncture treatment for treating specific illnesses or for general health maintenance. 45-60 minutes
*Additional fee applies for Cupping or Gua Sha treatment.

Rolfing with Philip Brown
60-min session, by appointment only (Currently unavailable during pandemic)
Receive an amazing structural integration session from a very seasoned practitioner! Very limited sessions are available. Please text or call Philip Brown at 415-750-1885 to make an appointment.

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Herbs are separate from acupuncture treatments.

 Qi Dragon Herb/Supplement Product Portals

Ordering your herbs, nutritional supplements and CBD directly online as a client of Qi Dragon is made easy and convenient:

Check out our Herbs /Nutrional Supplements detailed page.

At our Eureka clinic, we are now carrying a herbal pharmacy that mostly are capsules and pills.

Qi Dragon Practitioners

liping profile1Dr. Liping Zhu,DAOM, L.Ac., founder of Qi Dragon Healing Center and Heavenly Essence Qigong Institute, is a Nationally and California licensed acupuncturist and holds a doctorate degree in Oriental Medicine (DAOM, LAc.). Dr. Zhu was also certified by the National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (NCCAOM) as Diplomate of Oriental Medicine in both Herbology and Acupuncture. Dr. Zhu is a general Chinese Medicine practitioner and specialized in Woman’s Health and Pain Management with her doctoral training.
Dr. Zhu is a disciple and authorized instructor in both the Heavenly Essence Qigong System and the Daoist Tai Yi Swimming Dragon Gong family lineage. She was a gold medalist in the 1996 International Martial Arts Tournament.
As a native of China who is fluent in English and deeply immersed in both cultures, Dr. Zhu makes Qigong, this ancient Chinese healing art and spiritual path, very accessible to the Western world.

Rolfing – Structural Integration Bodywork with Philip Brown
Phone: 415-750-1885 Email:

Rolfing is excellent for treating pain, tightness and tension in the body and for learning how to have better body posture and structure alignment.

Philip Brown, certified rolfer and a long time meditator and Qigong Taichi practitioner offers you his intuitive touch and informative points on posture. Philip has great patience and compassion in dealing with people in pain and is very knowledgeable about body structure. Philip is also a Te Yi Medical Qigong certified practitioner as well as a certified Qigong instructor of Heavenly Essence Qigong Level 1 Part I. Philip is currently Qi Dragon’s office manager and offers some sessions of Rolfing.

Dr. Zhu with her husband Philip Brown recently relocated to Eureka, Humboldt County. They are excited about becoming members of the Humboldt community and looking forward to providing their services to their new home area.

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