Dr. Tung I Wu | Acupuncturist + Doctor of TCM
Dr. Wu graduated from a five-year Doctor of Traditional Chinese Medicine program at PCU College of Holistic Medicine in Burnaby BC. Dr. Wu is a Registered Acupuncturist (R. Ac) and a Registered Doctor of Traditional Chinese Medicine (Dr. TCM). Prior to this Dr. Wu graduated from the National Cheng Kung University, in his home country of Taiwan, with a bachelor’s degree in Occupational Therapy as well as a master’s degree in Biomedical Engineering. This education afforded him to gain 13 years experience working with mental health, neurological conditions, musculoskeletal pain, activity analysis and skill training for activities of daily living.
Dr. Wu focuses his current practice towards treating patients who suffer from a variety of different pain syndromes, neurological and muscular conditions, as well as increasing general health. These conditions can include but are not limited to headaches, neck/shoulder pain, numbness, sport injuries, insomnia, depression and stress. Dr. Wu utilizes many tools in his treatment plans including acupuncture, acupressure, cupping, auricular acupoint therapy as well as herbal treatments.
Dr. Wu is a jogging enthusiast, and also practices meditation every day. These exercises help to increase and balance his “Qi”. He believes keeping a pure and well-balanced “Qi”, both inside and outside the body, is the basic way to maintain physical health and peace of mind.