Rob Weingeist, BA., MS., Lic.Ac., is founder and director of Clinic Eight.
Rob received his Master’s of Science in Traditional Chinese Medicine at
Pacific College of Oriental Medicine in Chicago. The four year postgraduate
program is one of the premiere acupuncture and Chinese medicine programs
acupuncture and Chinese herbal medicine.
His academic credentials include:
MS in Traditional Oriental Medicine – 2008
BA in English – 2002
Rob has been an athlete since the age of 3. While he competed in many
different sports his focus was always on tennis. Rob played #1 on his
collegiate team at the University of Puget Sound and was named 1st Team All
His athletic pursuits allowed him to experience many forms of physical and
mental coaching/training over the past 30 years. He has extensive experience
in weight training, stretching, meditation and hypnosis.
Since 2002, Rob has dedicated himself to the study of Traditional Chinese
martial art. He currently studies Soft (Medical) Qigong and Gulao Pin
Sun Boxing under the private coaching of Jim Roselando. Rob feels that these
practices are SECOND TO NONE in health cultivation.
Rob grew up in a family of medical doctors and has worked with several
surgeons as a Certified Ophthalmic Assistant. While he believes both eastern
and western philosophies are powerful on their own, he strongly believes that
an integrative approach is the most effective. Using all of your resources can
often eliminate the need for more invasive action.