Fritz Frederick Smith, M.D., graduated from the College of Osteopathic Physicians and Surgeons in 1955 and from the California College of Medicine in 1961. He also holds bachelors and masters degrees from the College of Chinese Medicine in the United Kingdom. Dr. Smith is a Cranial Osteopath, a certified Rolfer, a California Certified Acupuncturist, and formerly served as a senior faculty member and board member of the Traditional Acupuncture Institute in Columbia, Maryland, as well as approved examiner for the California Acupuncture Examination Board.
Most notably, Dr. Smith is the founder of the Zero Balancing technique, a body-mind, structural acupressure technique. He has been practicing and teaching this technique for over 35 years.