Our Registered Acupuncturists
Wei (Sharon) Zhao, R. TCMP, R. Ac
Sharon is a Registered Traditional Chinese Medicine Practitioner and Acupuncturist. She completed her TCM degree at the University of Nanjing in China. With her masters degree specializing in Internal Medicine at the same University. Along with her knowledge and deep understanding of how the human body functions, she wanted to learn more about how to help others feel their best. Her passion and goal to work in healthcare guided her to the study of acupuncture and herbal medicine.
Sharon carefully stimulates different pressure points on the body in order to achieve pain relief, improve blood circulation, and induce relaxation. When necessary she adds additional modalities, such as cupping or tuina, to further enhance the treatment. She is experienced in treating a wide range of conditions, including various types of joint and muscle pain, stress/anxiety, headaches/migraines, insomnia, digestive issues, hormonal in balance, health and more.
Michael Wing-Xiu Chu, R. TCMP, R. Ac
Michael is a Registered Traditional Chinese Medicine Practitioner and Registered Acupuncturist of Ontario. Michael completed his TCM training at the Ontario College of Traditional Chinese Medicine, a school specializing in acupuncture and needle manipulation.
Michael’s passion with helping people to attain over all health well being has lead him to pursue the career of TCM. His treatment involves taking a holistic approach to relieve the symptoms while treating the root cause. This is done by carefully selecting points and gentle manipulation of the needle. He can also promote better local circulation and local muscle relaxation, which reliefs pain, but at the same time, this can bring the body back to the balance state. Michael can also help with improving on digestion, better sleeping quality, reduce stress, anxiety and strengthen immunity. When necessary, he can also add other modalities such as cupping and tuina to further enhance the therapeutic effects.