TRADITIONAL CHINESE MEDICINE
Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) is a form of complementary alternative medicine approach that originated in ancient China and has evolved over thousands of years. TCM practitioners use herbal medicines and various mind and body practices, such as acupuncture and tai chi, to treat or prevent health conditions. Our clinic offers diagnostic methods which finds and treats the cause of the problem rather than just masking the presenting symptoms. Chinese medicine diagnostics observes the pulse, and looks at the tongue, ears and eyes to find malfunctions in the body.
While taking herbs, patients should notice their overall health improving alongside with their primary concern(s). For example, someone being treated for heartburn may notice their sleep quality and energy levels improving as well.
Taking herbs is similar to receiving treatments daily and may be a preferred treatment option for patients who are not able to receive regular acupuncture treatments or who are suffering from long-time chronic conditions.
Victor is a Registered Acupuncturist, Registered Traditional Chinese Medicine Practitioner, and Registered Massage Therapist. He graduated from the Guangzhou University of Chinese Medicine in China.
Due to great support from his family (his grandfather was a very famous TCM doctor), Victor realized that his true calling was in natural medicine. Inheriting two generations of TCM experience, Victor's areas of expertise include... read more here.
Our Aurora Chinese Medicine practitioner can help you with problems related to the following:
Digestion: acute & chronic gastritis, epigastric pain/gastralgia, gastric hyperacidity, acid reflux, gastric upset, gastroptosis, constipation, diarrhea
Gynaecological: dysmenorrhea, irregular menstruation, menstrual breast aches, menstrual headaches, menstrual oral ulcers, pre-/post-menstrual syndrome (PMS), bloating, cramping, breast tenderness, climacteric syndrome (menopause), amenorrhea, fertility
- UTI, (urinary tract infection), like Dysuria: Urinary frequency, Urgency, Dysuria, or Urinary incontinence, Urinary retention
Other: pain (especially low back pain and sciatica), palpitations, angina, insomnia, headache, migraine, hypertension, dizziness, tiredness/fatigue, tinnitus and deafness