Dan Bensky has a long term interest in Chinese and Chinese medicine. He also graduated with a Doctor of Osteopathy from Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine in 1982, where he was a research assistant for John Upledger. He has studied with Jean-Pierre Barral since 1986 and table trained for him on numerous occasions. In addition to teaching for both professions, he has been working on utilizing the connections between osteopathy and East Asian medicine for over thirty years. Dan maintains a clinical practice in Seattle Washington.