Meet Our Practitioners
Jeanie Bussell, L. Ac., Dipl. OM., MSOM- Director of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine
Jeanie began her professional life in science by earning degrees in biology and allied health sciences, and worked for more than 10 years in Western healthcare settings before entering Oriental Medical School. She attended the Midwest college of Oriental Medicine in Chicago, earning her Masters of Science in Oriental Medicine (MSOM), magna cum laude. In addition, Jeanie completed an advanced course of study and clinical internship at Guangzhou University of Traditional Chinese Medicine in China. She is nationally board certified in Acupuncture and Chinese Herbology and is licensed in state of Illinois. She is also a member of the American Society of Reproductive Medicine and the Illinois State Acupuncture Association.
Jeanie is one of the top acupuncturists in the Midwest specializing in the treatment of infertility and has helped thousands of couples conceive. She is a co-author of Fully Fertile: 12 Weeks Holistic Plan for Optimal Fertility, published by Findhorn Press, available in bookstores nationwide. Her work with fertility and women’s health has been featured on Fox News in the Morning and the CBS evening news with Dan Rather. Jeanie also has traveled around the country to study with leaders in the field of Fertility and Oriental Medicine, including interning with Dr. Randine Lewis, the author of The Infertility Cure; and studying with top holistic nutrition expert Paul Pitchford, the author of Healing with Whole Foods.She regularly gives seminars to the general public and to other acupuncturists about how to use Oriental medicine to address women’s health. Here at Tiffani Kim Institute, Jeanie offers her services in treating fertility as well as all other health concerns.
Caroline Jung, L.Ac.Dipl. Ac., MSOM
After graduating from the University of Memphis with a degree in Psychology, Caroline moved to Chicago to attend the Midwest College of Oriental Medicine. There, she received her Masters of Science in Oriental Medicine. Additionally, Caroline has trained with some of the most prominent teachers in field of acupuncture and Oriental Medicine, including Dr. Richard Tan, and renowned Chinese Medicine women’s health specialist, Giovanni Maciocia. Caroline has a special focus with women’s health and fertility.
Caroline is a nationally board certified acupuncturist and is licensed by the state of Illinois. She the President of the board of the Illinois Association of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine. She is also a professional member of the American Association of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine. Before joining the Tiffani Kim Institute, Caroline practiced for several years at locations around Chicago, including Children’s Memorial Hospital and the Women’s Healthcare Partners of IL gynecology group. She presents lectures and workshops on various topics to a wide variety of audiences, and her writings have been featured in both local and national publications for Western health care providers. She is a contributing author of the book “Fit Nurse: Your Total Plan for Getting Fit and Living Well”.
Along with Traditional Chinese Medicine therapies, Caroline incorporates various healing arts into her practice. She has a broad background in yoga as she has studied and practiced yoga for over 13 years. She incorporates it along with meditation and relaxation techniques in her treatments to balance the mind, body, and spirit.