August, 2022

The Clinic is Open Fulltime

We are pleased to announce that Quan Yin Medical Center is now open 5 days a week Tuesday through Saturday 10:30 AM to 2:00 PM. Please wear a mask to protect yourselves and others.

Brockway Library Lecture Series

Dr. Gastón teaches Oriental Medicine and Meditation at Miami Shores’ Brockway Library These events are free and open to the public. The seminar will be scheduled shortly.

Meditation and Oriental Medicine

A Lecture Series at Miami Shore’s Brockway Library


Robert Gastón, AP, DOM Doctor of Oriental Medicine

Quan Yin Medical Center 217 NE 97th Street Miami Shores, FL 33138

(305) 758-7011



Time:                 TO BE ANNOUNCED

Location:           Brockway Library, 10021 NE 2nd Avenue

Registration:     305-758-8107


A lecture series on the theory and practice of Oriental Medicine and meditation will be offered at Miami Shores’ Brockway Library.  Oriental Medicine is an extraordinary natural healing system that works very effectively and quickly. Meditation is the safest way to relieve stress and anxiety.

Biography:  Dr. Gastón has a BS in Planetary Science from MIT and a Doctor of Oriental Medicine degree from the Community School of Traditional Chinese Medicine and is BoardCertified by the NCCAOM. He also worked as an OR nurse at the Massachusetts General Hospital and at the Emergency Room of Boston Children’s Hospital.

He received his clinical training in Oriental Medicine here in Miami and finished his last semester at the Heilongjiang University of Traditional Chinese Medicine in Harbin, China; he also worked at South Shore Hospital’s Ryan White program supporting the treatment of HIV+ patients. He has taught OM at college and written major texts on Acupuncture and Herbology. Dr. Gastón is an ordained Kagyu Buddhist monk and facilitator of meditation at the Open Awareness Buddhist Center in El Portal, FL.


Lecture 1: Introduction to Meditation and Oriental Medicine

Lecture 2: Meditation / Acupuncture, Herbology

Lecture 3: Meditation / Pain Management

Lecture 4: Meditation / Relieving Stress

All lectures will begin with meditation instruction. Feel free to ask any questions throughout.

July 21, 2018

Just Published…

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Oriental Medicine Clinical Notes: Theory

Dr. Gaston’s fourth book of the Series of texts in Oriental Medicine has just been published.  Come see it.  It covers all aspects of OM – a perfect addition to a medical student wanting a concise format to learn from and reference in clinical practice. It’s a beautiful book that may interest everyone.  It’s available only at the clinic.

514 pages. Quan Yin Medical Center Press.  $140.  Call (305) 758-7011 to purchase one.