What is Acupuncture?
Acupuncture is a form of Traditional Chinese Medicine that has been practiced for thousands of years. Theories of acupuncture revolve around the idea of the yin and yang energy of the body. Needles are inserted into specific points (known as acupoints) to equilibrate this energy, or qi, which in turn will assist in our body`s own abilities to deal with various conditions. Acupuncture is shown to be effective in dealing with pain management, digestive concerns, headaches, stress relief, weight control, menopause, insomnia, and numerous other conditions.
How Do You Find the Best Acupuncturist in Vancouver?
Finding a good acupuncturist, like any other professionals, requires some effort. Since your health is of utmost importance, you will want to find the right acupuncturist to work with your concerns.
You may start with common directory listing which are available in various sites. This may give you an idea of the number of acupuncturist available in your area. Another reliable source is to check with the governing college. For Vancouver, the College of Traditional Chinese Medicine and Acupuncturist is the regulatory body for acupuncturist.
Friends and family are also good referral points since nothing beats having someone who has seen the acupuncturist beforehand.
Vancouver is unique since it has a wide diversity of cultures with immigrant doctors from China who bring along their training and experience. Their knowledge enhances the practice of acupuncture and provides the general public a good source of practitioners to choose from.
How to Use WichDOC to Find an Acupuncturist in Vancouver?
Unlike online directories where you only access a list of practitioners, WichDOC provides users a search based on YOUR concerns. WichDOC incorporates the following features to provide our USERS/CLIENTS a clear guide to qualified acupuncturist in Vancouver and other cities.
1. User/Client based SEARCH for your concern.
For example, you simply type in “low back pain” and WichDOC identifies the professionals that cater to your needs.
2. Transparent practitioner ratings and bio information
WichDOC’s platform works on complete transparency unlike other referral sites since all reviews are completed by clients that had visited the acupuncturist. No one can post comments or ratings without a prior visit.
3. Clear identification of the cost and services provided during your initial visit.
How many times have wondered how much your first visit will cost? Most sites do not provide that information; therefore, sometimes it comes as a shock when you show up for your appointment.
On WichDOC, the cost for your visit is clearly stated along with details for that visit so you have all the information BEFORE you decide on making your appointment.
4. Instant booking via WichDOC’s Online Appointment Tracking System (OATS)
Once you have decided on the acupuncturist of your choice, simply click “BOOK APPOINTMENT” and then it’s a few simple steps to complete. You will also receive a reminder email before your appointment just in case you forget.
5. Easy access for return bookings
Once you’ve signed on as a WichDOC client, you have your own profile page to manage your appointments for ALL the practitioners that you have booked with on WichDOC. All you have to do is login the next time you want to make an appointment and you will have all the access information at your fingertips.
Find an Acupuncturist HERE in WichDOC and start your health journey with us!