Christina is a fully licensed Traditional Chinese Medicine practitioner and Licensed Acupuncturist with the CTCMA of British Columbia. She is an extremely motivated and passionate health care professional with a vast knowledge base including; kinesiology, acupuncture, herbalism, cupping, nutrition, exercise science, athletic injuries, scalp acupuncture, myofascial pain injections, bio injections and kin taping. Inspired to integrate both Western and Eastern healthcare practices to create a more rounded, individualized whole body approach to healing and preventative medicine.
Christina is committed to health and safety, taking great care in providing patients with personalized treatments. Areas of focus include; general practice, woman’s health, athletic injuries, concussions, neurological diseases, acute and chronic body pain, post-surgical scar therapy and mental health and addictions.
Christina completed a four-year Kinesiology degree from McGill University in Montreal followed by a a 5 year Dr. of Traditional Chinese Medicine diploma at Pacific Rim College in Victoria BC. Christina spent a semester studying Acupuncture and Herbs at Liaoning University in Shenyang China, completing daily hospital rotations focusing on neurology. After graduating from Pacific Rim College, Christina applied and was awarded a Canada-China Scholarship which allowed her to study Mandarin at Wuhan University in China in 2016.
Christina has spent the past two years working at a very busy multidisciplinary clinic in Dawson Creek BC. She is excited to continue her journey back in Victoria at Coastal Roots Health Centre.