Dr. Ha-il Lee DC, LAc, Dipl OM, MSOM
Dr. Ha-il Lee is a distinguished practitioner holding a board certification from the National Board of Chiropractic Examiners, achieved through his successful completion of the comprehensive Part I, II, III, IV, and Physiotherapy examinations. His academic journey led him to attain a doctor of chiropractic degree from the esteemed National University of Health Sciences in Lombard, Illinois. After completing his chiropractic program, he embarked on an exceptional trajectory, pursuing an additional three-year endeavor that culminated in the acquisition of a Master's degree in Oriental Medicine from the same reputable institution. His dedication and excellence in learning were exemplified by his attainment of the summa cum laude distinction. Dr. Lee's exceptional commitment propelled him to exceed the conventional standards for acupuncture certification, amassing over 3,000 hours of rigorous training and engaging in a comprehensive 1,200-hour clinical internship—significantly surpassing the customary 100 to 200-hour requirements in Illinois. Subsequently, he obtained an acupuncture license within the state and the esteemed Diplomate of Oriental Medicine designation from the NCCAOM, a prestigious credential enabling him to prescribe traditional herbal medicine.
Within the realm of his varied clinical experiences, Dr. Lee discovered profound purpose in his contributions to PTSD clinics and the specialized care of women's health and infertility issues. During his tenure at the National University of Health Sciences, he devoted a year to service at a PTSD clinic, where he interacted with numerous veterans who had endured decades of hardship marked by pain, depression, anxiety, anger, addiction, and sleep disturbances stemming from PTSD.
Ha-il Lee's versatility extends to his role as a certified orthotic fitter, a specialized designation that underscores his proficiency in creating and fitting orthotic devices tailored to the unique needs of patients. This certification reflects his in-depth understanding of biomechanics, anatomy, and the intricacies of orthotic technology. As a certified orthotic fitter, Dr. Lee employs his comprehensive knowledge to design and fit a diverse range of orthotic devices, including lumbosacral braces and other customized solutions. Lumbosacral braces, in particular, are orthotic devices specifically designed to provide support and stabilization to the lower back and pelvis region. These braces are especially beneficial for individuals with lower back pain, spinal instability, or other related conditions. By carefully assessing each patient's condition, anatomical requirements, and functional goals, Dr. Lee can create orthotic solutions that offer optimal support, comfort, and mobility.
Dr. Lee's expertise in orthotic fitting involves the technical aspects of creating these devices and a deep understanding of patient needs and preferences. He engages in thorough consultations with patients to gather information about their medical history, current symptoms, and lifestyle factors. This patient-centered approach allows him to develop orthotic solutions that not only address physical requirements but also align with the patient's daily activities and comfort.
In his pursuit of excellence, Dr. Lee remains up-to-date with the latest advancements in orthotic technology and techniques. His commitment to continuous learning ensures that he can provide the most effective and innovative orthotic solutions for his patients. Whether it's a customized lumbosacral brace, foot orthotics, or other specialized orthotic devices, Dr. Lee's expertise as a certified orthotic fitter adds a valuable dimension to his comprehensive approach to healthcare.