Dr. Alan Liaw

MBBS (Singapore) Medical Toxicology (Cardiff, Pg Dip)

Dr Liaw completed his MBBS degree from National University of Singapore in 1988 and received specialty training in Family Medicine. He moved to Hong Kong in 1997 and set up a practice in Psychiatry at Castle Peak Hospital.

As Dr Liaw moved into private practice, he incorporated acupuncture with functional medicine. In 2009, he completed his Master’s degree in Acupuncture at the China Academy of Chinese Medical Sciences (Beijing) (中国中医科学院). He has found Acupuncture very effective for a variety of conditions including fibromyalgia, irritable bowel syndrome and improving sleep quality.

In 2014 Dr Liaw completed a postgraduate diploma in Medical Toxicology (Cardiff University). This allows for a deep understanding of how drugs and chemicals produce toxic effects on the body as well as how these can be predicted and treated. Dr Liaw is also a part-time Acupuncture Lecturer in HKU SPACE.and is a registered Dr with Hong Kong Medical Council and is fluent in English, Cantonese and Putonghua.

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