Acupuncture involves the insertion of extremely thin needles through your skin at strategic points on your body. A key component of traditional Chinese medicine, acupuncture commonly used to treat conditions ranging from:
- Chemotherapy-induced and postoperative nausea and vomiting
- Dental pain
- Headaches, including tension and migraine headaches
- Labor pain
- Low back pain
- Neck pain
- Menstrual cramps
- Sports and repetitive strain injuries
- Digestive conditions
- Stress and anxiety
- Fertility / Reproductive issues
Is Acupuncture Covered by Insurance?
Acupuncture is covered by most extended health plans. Make sure to check with your insurance provider. Usually a certain amount per year is allocated to different types of therapy such as RMT registered massage therapy, physiotherapy, chiropractor, and acupuncture. Some providers pay a percentage (usually 80%) per visit.
For more information, or to book your appointment, please contact us at 604 873-2255 and we’d be happy to help!
Meet our practitioners, King Lau and Hong Ren Lin
Appointments are available Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays 8 – 12:30