Dr. Lucy Xiao

Dr. Lucy Xiao
Gendo Lucy Xiao is a Zen priest and a doctor of acupuncture and oriental medicine. She started practicing at San Francisco Zen Center in 2000 and lived there as a resident for 12 years. She received priest ordination from Senior Dharma Teacher Ryushin Paul Haller in 2010 and served as Shuso (head monk) at Tassajara Zen Mountain Center in winter 2014. She has also attended retreats in China and finds it refreshing to be exposed to Dharma practice in both the east and the west.

Lucy grew up in Guangzhou, China. She practices acupuncture and herbal medicine in San Francisco and continues to integrate her Chinese heritage with her Zen practice and healing work.
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