CHELSEA GIMBY, R.AC, D.TCM
Chelsea Gimby is a Registered Traditional Chinese Medicine Acupuncturist with 13 years of experience.
Chelsea’s interest in Traditional Chinese Medicine began when she sustained a serious back injury while studying modern dance. After years of trying different treatments to relieve her back pain she decided to try Acupuncture. Within three months of treatment she was pain free.
Inspired she began her studies…..
Chelsea completed her 4 year Traditional Chinese Medicine Diploma in 2006 from the Canadian Collage of Acupuncture and Traditional Chinese Medicine in Victoria BC.
Her training included a 9 month internship in Xian, China where Chelsea focused on Neurology, Internal Medicine, Massage and Acupuncture.
In China Chelsea witnessed first hand the power of integrating western and eastern medicine.
Chelsea believes that Integrated Medicine is the key to a healthier society.
Chelsea’s main focus is Classical Chinese Medicine, specializing in the treatment of physical, mental and emotional pain, hormonal imbalances, neurological issues and preventative medicine.
Chelsea’s approach is to tailor the treatment to improvement of overall health and well being of the individual, rather than simply treating the presenting illness or symptom.
Chelsea’s scope of practice includes:
Acupuncture and moxabustion, Twina (Chinese style massage), Reflexology, Cranial Sacral Therapy, Diet therapy and Qi Gong.
Chelsea’s goal is to:
- Create a greater sense of purpose, wholeness and well-being in your life
- Restore you to optimal health and well-being
- Empower you to create positive lifestyle changes for the long-term
- Provide natural, effective and drug-free healthcare
- Customize treatments based upon individual patient assessment