Elsie has been a Registered Acupuncturist in British Columbia since 2005, and a Qi Gong healer since 1997. She has over 20 years of experience in alternative medicine treatment, and has also been working in the health care system in B.C. for more than 25 years.
Elsie’s treatments include using acupuncture, acupressure, Chinese massage (Tui Na), Qi Gong, moxibustion, cupping and scraping. She specializes in the treatment of pain (neck, shoulders/frozen shoulders, back, limbs, sciatica) and movement limitations, insomnia, stress, depression, anxiety, headache/migraine, digestive problems (constipation, bloating, heart burn, esophageal reflux), menstrual problems/menopausal symptoms (including hot flashes), post-herpetic neuralgia, post-stroke rehabilitation and other conditions.
She works to not only treat symptoms, but also takes extra time to discuss with each patient their life style, habits and history, working to identify the root problems of their ailments.
Elsie is fluent in English, Cantonese and Mandarin.