All Acupuncture and TCM services at Geometry are provided by professionals who are registered with the College of TCM Practitioners and Acupuncturists of British Columbia (CTCMA). As regulated health professionals, our practitioners are required to maintain and advance their knowledge, skills, and training through continuing education programs.
TCM is a comprehensive system comprised of a range of traditional therapies including, but not limited to: acupuncture or acupressure (the use of needles or pressure to stimulate therapeutic points on the body), moxibustion (the application or burning of herbs on or near body surfaces), cupping (the application of suction cups to body surfaces), guasha (the use of a soft tissue tool on the body), tuina (Chinese massage), herbal medicine (the use of teas, powders, pills etc.), diet therapy, tai qi and qi gong (Chinese exercise therapy).
The World Health Organization (WHO) and National Institute of Health (NIH) recognize the effectiveness of acupuncture treatment in over 100 medical diseases, which include:
If you have extended health benefits, your acupuncture treatment will most likely be fully or partially covered. We offer the convenience of direct billing at Geometry. Contact us for details.