Katherine Smyth offers a variety of components in each treatment, depending on clinical presentation, the individuals needs and constitution. The focus of each treatment is based in Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) theory, as well as Osteopathy, and thus clients will be treated with Acupuncture, Cupping, and wide variety of joint and soft tissue techniques. Katherine's background as a personal trainer also allows her to advise clients about strength, flexibility and optimal function.
Acupuncture therapy, is the insertion of fine filiform disposable needles into various points on the bodies surface. The placement of needles is determined by clinical assessment and guided by the location of energy pathways throughout the body, known as meridians.
Cupping therapy, is the use of glass cups through suction or reverse pressure that provide stimulation to certain parts of the body.
Rates: Initial Exam and Acupuncture Treatment: 90.00, Follow-up Treatments: 35 (15 min), 65 (30 min), 90 (45 min), 120 (60 min)
Katherine Smyth, is a registered Acupuncturist with the CTCMA. Kat has her Dip. of Doctor of Traditional Chinese Medicine, BSc. Osteopathy, Dip. counselling, and personal trainer. Kat offers alternative medicine helping people live pain free without the use of prescription drugs. Kat specializes in pain and injuries, sports and performance, stress, depression & anxiety, headaches and migraines, digestive issues, women’s health, fertility and pregnancy care.