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Traditional Chinese Medicine

Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) is an ancient approach to medicine originating in China. It involves its own form of diagnosis separate from a 'Western" diagnosis. Dr. Peltz then utilizes acupuncture and diet interventions according to her TCM training. Acupuncture points are found along 12 meridians of the body and are stimulated using fine sterile needles. Patient's often find acupuncture fairly painless, and in many cases deeply relaxing. 

 

 

Conditions Dr. Peltz treats using acupuncture include:

  • PMS, irregular cycles, painful cycles
  • Difficulty conceiving
  • Anxiety
  • Stress
  • Colds, flus
  • Seasonal allergies
  • Nausea in pregnancy
  • Musculoskeletal pain
  • Breech babies
  • Cervical ripening
  • Promoting effective contractions and a smooth labour