Acupuncture is a primary treatment method of Traditional Chinese Medicine, which is an evidence based medicine used all over the world for the past 2000 years. Acupuncture gently stimulates the body to redirect energy and heal the body. Its most common use is reducing pain and improving recovery time. Many patients enjoy the relaxing and calming nature of acupuncture treatment. Regular acupuncture treatments can boost immunity, improve sleep and reduce stress. It can also effectively treat internal ailments such as but not limited to, hot flashes, menstrual pain, and headaches.
Acupuncturists are licensed to practice in British Columbia after completing 3 years of intensive training involving diagnosis, techniques and safety. Acupuncturist at Myah focus on the one-on-one approach to care as well as collaborates with Physiotherapist to holistically restore function.
What to expect from the first visit:
- At least one hour of one-on-one evaluation time with an Acupuncturist
- Education regarding assessment findings, treatment recommendations and management plan
- Treatment such as acupuncture, electroacupuncture, moxibustion and/or cupping therapy