Dr. John Tsagaris is an internationally renowned doctor of Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM). He began his medical career by undertaking a number of oriental and complimentary diploma studies in Shiatsu and Tui Na at his homeland Greece followed by an Honours Degree in Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) combined with Human Bioscience at Middlesex University in the UK.
He advanced his education specialising in dermatology and anti-aging clinical applications at Beijing University of Traditional Chinese Medicine in China. John holds a postgraduate diploma in dermatology and has been practicing in London for over 20 years. He has extensive experience in applied Traditional Chinese Medicine, including clinical internships and specialisations as a TCM physician in acupuncture and Chinese herbal medicine at Xi Yuan and Yi Yuan Hospitals in Beijing, China.
John is the pioneer practitioner to bring the concept of cosmetic acupuncture in the UK and since then he is a leading authority on facial acupuncture. His ongoing education allows him to advance his skills in aesthetic medicine in order to innovate and integrate his practice. He is frequently invited to lecture topics on TCM, Wellness and Beauty in European Symposiums and Academies and he is currently concluding on a certified advanced cosmetic acupuncture course in UK and internationally.
As an internationally acknowledged expert for his bespoke holistic however result oriented beauty and wellbeing treatments, John is regularly invited as a guest practitioner to some of the world’s most prestigious medical spas and private clinics around the globe. Some of the Spas include SHA Wellness Clinic in Alicante-Spain and One & Only Group as well as private clinics in Spain, Greece, Cyprus and Russia. He has an international celebrity following including supermodels, A-List actors, TV presenters and international stars. He regularly travels all over the world to treat patients, attends seminars and visit cutting edge practices to keep ahead of the latest technologies and techniques.
John, as an authority in his field appears and he is mentioned regularly in the media. He has been writing a Q&A column in Stella magazine by Telegraph occasionally and he has been celebrated as “One of the best private doctors in the UK” and Expert Innovator by Tatler’s Beauty and Cosmetic Surgery Guide magazine. He has appeared on television in ‘10 Years Younger’ by channel 4, ‘Loose Women’ by ITV, ‘The Russel Howard Hour’ by BBC, ‘Flash Belleza – News section’ by Spanish Channel One, ‘Proino Cafe with Eleni Menegaki’ by Alpha Greek television as well as being frequently quoted and featured in a wide range of UK and international press.
He is currently based in the iconic Harrods Wellness Clinic which integrates health, beauty and wellness in a bespoke innovative space in the heart of Knightsbridge, in London. From 2019 he has joined the Lanserhof at Arts Club, the world-class health members club combined with the most cutting edge integration of holistic and scientific health care in Mayfair district in London. John is frequently visits international Wellness resorts, private clinics and wellbeing destinations as a guest master.
Following many years of practicing TCM and in particular, treating dermatological conditions, John extensively investigated innovative aesthetic techniques to enhance his bespoke treatments with a very scientific, integrative and result based approach.
He is a member of ATCM (Association of Traditional Chinese Medicine), ESS (European School of Shiatsu), CAUK (Cosmetic Acupuncture UK) and S.A.M.N.A.S. (Aesthetic Medicine and Non-Ablative Surgery Society).