Physicians & Specialists

By incorporating advanced tools with integrative treatment modalities, Yang Institute’s physicians and holistic care specialists conduct comprehensive and thorough evaluations, and develop customized strategic plans to address your health and wellness needs. Through these individualized plans, we strive to activate the body’s inner healing systems to achieve ultimate wellness of mind, body and spirit. Our tailored treatment may include acupuncture and herbal remedies, advanced nutrient therapy, naturopath and functional medicine, psychotherapy , medication management , TMS and Neurofeedback. In addition to alleviating symptoms, we focus on addressing the root causes of illnesses and treating the whole person to generate long lasting health benefits. We take pride in being a trusted partner of our patients on their journey to a healthy, happy and productive life.

Jingduan Yang, M.D.

President and Medical Director
Integrative Medicine and Psychiatry

Specialty Areas:
Integrative Psychiatry
Integrative Medicine
Clinical Acupuncture
Functional and Anti-Aging Medicine


Daniel P. Mirro, M.D.


Specialty Areas:
Adolescent and Adult Psychiatry
Group Therapy
Marital and Family Therapy


Ruonan Zhang, M.D. (China), L.Ac.

Acupuncture and Herbal Medicine

Specialty Areas:

Chronic and Acute Pain
Cancer Care
Depression and Anxiety
Menopause Symptoms
Holistic Fertility Treatment


Qinhua Gong, M.D. (China), L.Ac.

Acupuncture and Herbal Medicine

Specialty Areas:
Chronic and Acute Pain
Stress and Anxiety
Menopause Symptoms
Cancer Care
Holistic Fertility Treatment
Sleep Disorder


Ellen Wang, M.S., AADP

Neurofeedback and TMS Specialist
Nutrition Counselor

Specialty Areas:
Brain Training

Edmund Gibson, L.Ac.

Acupuncture, Chinese Nutrition
Herbal Medicine

Specialty Areas:
Sports Injuries
Mental Illness and Addiction
Chronic and Acute Pain
Stroke Rehabilitation
Post Surgery Pain Management


William (Bill) Brubaker, MEd, MS, BCN, QEEG-T

Neurofeedback Therapist

Specialty Areas:
Neurofeedback Therapy, Brain Computer Interface, BCI training
Brain Map interpretation
Remote Training
Heart Rate Variability, HRV
Audio-Visual Entrainment-AVE
Galvanic Skin Response-GSR
Pulsed Electromagnetic Frequency-PEMF: Mats, Bellabee, Micro-Tesla, CES
Red Light Therapy: Vielight, Panels

Alene Bender Herman, MSN, CRNP

Board-Certified Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner

Specialty Areas:
Women’s and adolescent health
Chronic infections
Metabolic syndrome
Mental and brain health problems caused by inflammation, infection, gut dysfunction, chemical sensitivity, hormonal imbalance
Pelvic pain
Menstrual disorders
Autoimmune diseases
Mind-body medicine
Functional medicine
Telehealth / Telemedicine

Shannon Mulligan, M.S.

Marriage and Family Therapist

Specialty Areas:
Attachment Disorder
Personality Disorders
Grief and Loss
ADHD coaching
Purpose & Life Goals
Anxiety & Stress Management
Family and Relationship Dynamics
Life Transitions

Lynn Bornfriend, M.D.

Board-Certified Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist
Board-Certified Adult Psychiatrist
Board-Certified Forensic Psychiatrist

Specialty Areas:
Psychiatric Evaluation and Diagnosis
Treatment Planning
Medication Management
Psychotherapy Modalities: Supportive, Insight Oriented/Change Directed, Group, and Family
Liaising with schools, employers, and other treatment providers

Dr. Kristen Voget, D.Ac. L.Ac.

Doctor of Acupuncture

Specialty Areas:
Mental and Emotional Health
Depression and Anxiety
Chronic Pain and Chronic Illness
Trauma and PTSD
Pediatric and Adolescent Care
Women’s Health