There is actually no person, regardless of their western medicine diagnosis that Chinese Medicine system cannot treat.
Actually the system of Chinese Medicine practiced at Metro Health is focused on restoring the body rather than treating a disease as such.
We are in the process of updating our Conditions Treated list, so if you don’t see your condition or disease in the list, your welcome to call our clinic and speak with a practitioner about potential treatments before making an appointment.
There are certain disharmonious of the body that are best treated with a particular modality – herbs, acupuncture, cupping, moxibustion and massage are all examples of different modalities a Chinese medicine practitioner may use from time to time, depending on their training, registration and experience.
Common areas of concern that Chinese Medicine Practitioners treat:
Gynecological – Period pain, abnormal bleeding, menopausal symptoms, PMS and various hormonal problems
Skin – various dermatological problems like psoriasis, dermatitis, urticaria etc
Cold and Flu – acute onset colds can be treated with Herbs – which greatly speeds up the body’s recovery time. Lingering cold and flu symptoms and complications like sinusistus, alllergies, hayfever, ongoing symptoms, fatigue/tiredness can be treated with herbs also.
Pregnancy – see our articles about how we can help in first, second and third trimester.
Pain – acupuncture is well known to treat pain, and herbs are also effective.