Welcome to Oriental Acupuncture Massage Clinic Scarborough

Acupuncture is a holistic treatment approach that has been used for more than 3,000 years. More and more people even celebrities are trying acupuncture.
Everywhere you turn; there are stories about celebrities getting acupuncture  cupping ( Cupping Therapy in Rio Olympics ) or Moxibustion etc. these ancient Chinese therapies. 
Acupuncture has been proven to be an effective form of treatment for systemic disorders, alleviating pain, and more than hundred  other health conditions  which have been reviewed by  WHO(World Health Organization).

HEALING FROM THE ROOT,beyond treating symptoms...
So you can enjoy better health and well-being!
We take pride in making tremendous changes in our patients' life. 

Jarry Liu: R.Ac/RMT

Chinese Acupuncturist since 1989
Government Registered Acupuncturist
 Registered Massage Therapist of Ontario

Xiaojing Yang (R.Ac/R.TCMP)
Government Registered Acupuncturist;
Government Registered Traditional Chinese Medicine Practitioner;
More than 25 years hospital and clinical experience;
Over 10 years of College TCM &Acupuncture teaching experience;
Specializes in Gynecological diseases
Menstrual disorder, Infertility,PMS,Menopause,
Symptomatic uterine myoma / Fibroids,
Pain Management; Cancer control, 
Weight Lost, Diabetes, HBP;
Skin disease, Asthma & Pediatric health conditions

Joyce Lee (R.AC)

Registered Acupuncturist in Canada
 Experienced eye doctor in China 
Specialized in Maypia, Amblyopia treatments. 
Natural herbal remedy for eyes health conditions 
such as Blurred Vision, Itchy/ Red Eyes, Eye pain, Dry eyes, 
Floaters & Flashes, Fatigue eyes etc.


 Licensed Holistic Practitioner 
8+ Years  Clinical experience
Graduated from Registered Massage Therapy Program of the College of Traditional Chinese  Medicine and Pharmology Canada 

Main areas of specialization
Cupping Massage
Lymphatic Drainage Massage
Therapeutic Massage
Cosmetic Massage
Skin Scraping
Hot Stone Therapy

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Treatments maybe covered by your health
insurance providers,Car insurance or WSIB. 

 We offer direct billing to 20 major insurers: 
• Reduce your out-of-pocket expenses. 
• Eliminate insurance paperwork.  

Our mission is to provide the public with 
affordable,high quality naturopathic treatment 
and to promote an alternative,holistic,
and complementary healing approach.

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Ancient Chinese Aromatic Herbal Sachet for this special season

The Dragon Boat Festival, also known as Duanwu Festival, occurs on the 5th day of the 5th month of the traditional lunar calendar.
The focus of most celebrations involves eating zongzi (sticky rice/glutinous rice wrapped in bamboo leaves), drinking realgar wine, and racing dragon boats. The sun is considered to be at its strongest around the time of summer solstice. Chinese people also have the aromatic herbal sachet to protect ourselves from the mosquitoes virus bugs in this special season.

Developed by Dekang master practitioner and Senior TCM researcher Wang, Guangbo and other assisting practitioners Dekang aromatic herbal sachets can be worn, placed at home or in your office. The scents emitted can help to stimulate the immune function and inhibit the invasion of viruses. 德康避瘟香囊,由德康医疗(加拿大)与德康(北京)中医研究院各位著名专家,根据中国国家卫健委推荐方案,结合当下的流感疫情特点研发而成。香囊采用天然药材精心搭配而成,选用药材均芳香除秽,清热解毒、祛风散湿,能刺激人体的神经系统,使人精神愉悦轻松。将之随身携带随时闻一闻,甚至把它做成小袋子放在床上、枕头边,香味能激发免疫功能,改变口鼻粘膜酸碱环境,抑制病毒入侵。

Atractylodes rhizome (Cang Zhu), it has an anti-gastric ulcer effect, reduces blood sugar concentration, and has diuretic, anti-hypoxia, and vasodilator effects. It is compatible with other important herbal medicines and can kill a variety of cocci, bacilli and viruses.苍术,有抗胃溃疡的作用,亦能减低血糖浓度,还具有利尿、抗缺氧、扩张血管的作用。与艾叶等其他重要配伍对多种球菌、杆菌、病毒均有杀灭作用。

Eupatorium (Pei Lan),when fragrant and wet, refreshes the spleen, adjusts qi and blood, and enhances physical fitness. Pharmacological studies show that Eupatorium 's 100% water decoction has a test tube dilution method, which shows that it can inhibit a variety of bacilli and bacteria, and its volatile oil can also inhibit the influenza virus. 佩兰,芳香化湿,醒脾调中,亦可调气生血,增强体质。药理研究表明:佩兰100%水煎剂用试管稀释法,表明对多种杆菌、细菌均有抑制作用,其挥发油还对流感病毒有抑制作用。 
Tsaolco fruit (Cao Guo), it can strongly dries dampness and disperses cold, check malarial disorders, and Dissolves stagnation and distention for focal distention and nausea due to cold from deficiency of the Spleen and Stomach. It shows anti-quorum sensing and anti-biofilm activity on Staphylococcus aureus (Gram positive), Salmonella Typhimurium and Pseudomonas aeruginosa (Gram negative). (Wikipedia) 草果,具有强燥湿散寒之功效,能治疗疟疾,并能消除因脾胃虚寒而引起的局灶性胀气、反胃等症状。金黄色葡萄球菌(革兰氏阳性)、斑疹伤寒沙门氏菌和铜绿假单胞菌(革兰氏阴性)具有抗群体感应和生物膜活性。(维基百科)
Patchouli (HuoXiang), its extract can expand microvessels and its volatile oils can enhance digestion and preservation. When used with decoction and ethanol infusion it can inhibit a variety of fungi. 藿香,其提取物能够扩张微血管;挥发油可以增强消化力及防腐;煎剂、乙醇浸液对多种毛菌、真菌有明显抑制作用
Mugwort leaf (AiYe), it can relieve coughs, asthma, and reduce transaminase. It also has a certain inactivation effect on hepatitis B virus as well as anti-cancer effects. At the same time Artemisia lobata releases inhibitors of allergic mediators and plays a role in reducing several major links of rapid-type allergies.艾叶,可镇咳、平喘、祛痰;亦可降低转氨酶。艾叶熏蒸对乙肝病毒有一定的灭活作用,同时有抗癌功效。同时艾叶油不仅是过敏介质的拮抗剂,同时也是过敏介质的阻释剂,对速发型变态反应的几个主要环节都起作用。
Grassleaf sweetflag rhizome (Shi Chang Pu), it has a sedative, anticonvulsant, antiasthmatic, and antitussive effects, and can also increase coronary blood flow. In vitro experiments it has been shown that the iris has certain antibacterial effects. At the same time, Shichangpu decoction can promote the secretion of digestive juice and prevent abnormal fermentation of the gastrointestinal tract. 石菖蒲,具有镇静、抗惊厥、平喘、镇咳等作用,亦可增加冠脉血流量。体外实验表明石菖蒲有一定的抗菌作用。同时石菖蒲煎剂能促进消化液的分泌及制止胃肠异常发酵。

Book online with our registered herbalist for the herbal medicine for different kind of  health conditions. 


We are gradually re-opening our clinics. 
By following government guidance,our therapists are looking forward to providing treatments to help with your anxiety, stress, muscle stiffness,soreness and general pain symptoms or other chronic diseases by acupuncture,massage and herbal medicine.
We also wanted to let you know that, while we were closed, we have been reviewing and enhancing our sanitation and in-clinic procedures to ensure that your therapist can treat you, and you can be treated, in a safe environment.
All our new policies and procedures meet the standards described by local and national regulatory bodies.
To give you an idea of our enhanced procedures:

  • Our clinic has been deep cleaned and sanitized.
  • Hand sanitizers are set up at the entrance and the front desk,also in each treatment rooms.
  • We have implemented rotational sanitation procedures for all common surfaces, multiple times throughout the day
  • Treatment rooms are fully sanitized, and all linens/blankets etc are replaced, after each treatment.
  • Our therapists and team members will wear masks and gloves.
  • We are practicing physical distance in the common areas of the clinic (reception / hallways)
  • We prefer the payment by eTransfering to OrientalAcupuncture@outlook.com , in order to limit the spread of COVID-19 or other virus.
We will also be pre-screening clients and staff, including a temperature check, upon entry to the clinic to make sure they do not feel unwell/have no symptoms of COVID.

And, as always, it’s easy to book your next treatment; just click on the button below to secure your treatment time/day!

Read on for answers to frequently asked questions regarding COVID-19

6 new possible symptoms of the Corona virus 中医对新冠初期简单轻症的治疗

6 new possible symptoms of the Corona virus or COVID -19: 

  • Chills,
  • Repeated shaking with chills, 
  • Muscle pain, 
  • Headache,
  • Sore throat ,
  • A loss of taste or smell.

More details at https://ca.yahoo.com/style/6-possible-symptoms-coronavirus-cdc-154906818.html

Common symptoms:
dry cough.
Some people may experience:
aches and pains.
nasal congestion.
runny nose.
sore throat.
On average it takes 5–6 days from when someone is infected with the virus for symptoms to show, however it can take up to 14 days.
People with mild symptoms who are otherwise healthy should self-isolate. Seek medical attention if you have a fever, a cough, and difficulty breathing. Call ahead.


很多西医会开出泰诺,有发汗止痛退烧的效果, 所以也会起到一定的作用,其余的还要看病人体质,身体好正气足的自身会把寒邪祛出体外。中医对寒邪外感最常用的是生姜水发汗。然后通过像人参败毒散等方药,帮助人体祛除邪气的同时提高病人的正气而达到更好的驱邪治病的效果.

Ontario Self-assessment for the Novel 2019 Coronavirus (COVID-19) Available ONLINE 新冠病毒在线评估服务

New COVID-19 self-assessment tool developed by Ontario Ministry of Health Posted Mar 15th, 2020.The Ontario Ministry of Health has created a new tool to help people self-assess for COVID-19. Unless you are experiencing an emergency, please use this tool before seeking medical help for possible COVID-19.

The Novel 2019 Coronavirus (COVID-19) self-assessment If you think you have coronavirus (COVID-19) symptoms or have been in close contact with someone who has it, use this self-assessment to help determine how to seek further care.

 Ontario Online Self-assessment for the Novel 2019 Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Also it is mentioned on the website: This information is not intended to provide medical advice.If you have medical questions,consult a health practitioner or call Telehealth Ontario。


Telehealth Ontario is a free service provided by the Ontario Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care that allows Ontario residents to speak to a Registered Nurse with their medical or health questions any time of the day or night.  The service is conveniently offered 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

Telehealth Ontario: 1-866-797-0000
Telehealth Ontario 是一个安省政府的免费的全天候的Medical Advice服务(一周七天,一天24小时),注册护士会回答相关的问题。

预防新冠病毒的食疗方:梨子萝卜干姜汤 Radish Pear Ginger soup to improve immunity power




The benefits of  white radish pear ginger soup:
1. White radish pear ginger soup can be used for prevent infection. Chinese people like to drink it in winter or flu season for prevent colds and flu. 
2. White radish pear ginger soup can promote the digestive system, with a strong anti-inflammatory effect, can also enhance the body's immune function, radish is rich in vitamin C and trace elements zinc, which helps to enhance our immunity power. 
3. White radish pear ginger soup can break down the carcinogen nitrosamines in other foods, it is very helpful for the treatment of chest tightness cough and asthma.
4. White radish pear ginger soup  can reduce phlegm, relieve cough and asthma. Due to excess nutrition, many people have a spleen deficiency and wet constitution, especially children who often have colds and coughs, which are typically manifested by thick tongue coating and constipation or sticky stool.Taking white radish pear ginger soup can adjust the body's spleen deficiency and dampness, and reduce the occurrence of colds and coughs. DO NOT  add SUGAR in the soup.

Protective Mask Against Droplets on Amazon

中华医药 抗击疫情 甘草干姜汤提高人体免疫力 预防新冠病毒

  需提醒大家的是:使用此方时,还需注意有口舌生疮,口干舌燥, 咽喉红肿热痛,胃火亢盛者慎用。同时,禁与海藻、芫花、大戟、甘逐等同用,因其相反。
On March 5, 2020, CCTV4 broadcast a special program "Chinese Medicine, Fighting the Epidemic", which reported the successful use of pure Chinese medicine to prevent and treat the new coronavirus in the People's Hospital of Xutong County, Henan Province.

At the host's site, he was connected to the business director of Tongxu County People's Hospital, Shen Yongjun. Dean Shen said: Since the hospital received the first patient on the evening of January 21, the president decided to provide this "Chinese licorice Dried Ginger Soup" on January 22 to all the staffs in the hospital for prevention. And it created an impressed record with no infections in 1,250 staffs who working in this hospital; also all the visitors to this hospital with zero transfers, zero deaths, an impressive record.

Chinese licorice, sweet, replenishes qi and detoxifies, relieves cough and relieves asthma; 
Dried ginger is warm, and it can disperse the cold. 

The combination of Xingan and Fuyang can warm the yang of the chest and stomach, strengthen the spleen and invigorate qi, and detoxify and resist epidemics. Because of coronavirus pneumonia, which is a cold and damp epidemic, the licorice dry ginger soup can improve our immunity and has been used in the hospital to prevent coronavirus pneumonia sucessfully. Also the Chinese moxibustion are used popularly in the TCM hospitals in china to prevent the Coronavirus infection. 
In western counties, no many people know about Chinese moxa herbs and moxibustion therapy, but more people know about  the healing power of the essential oil,so the essential oil diffuser will do the same trick when comes to prevent the virus infection. 
More question about Chinese Medicine, please feel free to consult with our Registered Traditional Medicine Practitioner online at www.OrientalAcupuncture.ca

This information is not intended to provide medical advice.If you have medical questions,consult a health practitioner.

What we should do to prevent Coronavirus (COVID-19) infection? Combine the useful eastern and western methods.

Coronavirus worries grow globally as WHO reports more cases outside China. What should we do to prevent this new coronavirus?

About Corona virus infection symptoms:

1. It will first infect the throat, so the throat will have the dry sore throat feeling which will last for 3 to 4 days;

2. Then the virus will blend into the nasal fluid and drips into the trachea and enter the lungs, causing pneumonia. This process will take 5 to 6 days;  

3. With pneumonia, comes high fever and difficulty in breathing. The nasal congestion is not like the normal kind. You will feel like you are drowning in water. 

 If you have traveled to Asia,Iran,Italy or any Coronavirus happened area, within the last two weeks and have any of coughing,fever or flu-likes symptoms, please contact Public Health or call Telehealth Ontario at 1-866-797-0000 for help. or contact emergency department of local hospital.

About the Coronavirus infection prevention

The coronavirus - known as COVID-19 - spreads from person to person in close proximity, similar to other respiratory illnesses, such as the flu. It's much easier to spread,and could caused severe Pneumonia.So seriously protect ourselves and our family from coronavirus is very important. 

1. The most common way of getting infected is by touching things in public, so you must wash your hands frequently. The virus can only live on your hands for 5-10 mins, but a lot can happen in those 5-10 mins (you can rub your eyes or pick your nose unwittingly).

2. Except washing your hands frequently, you can gargle with warm salt water or Betadine or Listerine Sore Throat Gargle to eliminate or minimize the germs while they are still in your throat (before dripping down to your lungs). 

3.Wear mask and medical gloves when you go out shopping.

4. Take extra care and drink plenty of water. Take Zinc lozenges with vitamin C and Vitamin E

5. Inhale warm steam morning and evening, steaming raises the temperature of lungs,throat and mouth so that if the virus is already there, it gets inactivate due to high temperature.

Chinese  Ancient Herbal Aroma diffusion at home to PREVENT the virus infection also BOOST our immunity power naturally.  

TCM herbal remedy could ‘inhibit’ Coronavirus - COVID-19

More than half of the confirmed coronavirus cases are treated with Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) in China

Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) was found effective against the new coronavirus infections (all cases were complicated with pneumonia, one person was in a critical condition). All 18 patients recovered and released from the hospital. Read the whole story on China Daily.

Based on clinical trials that run in four provinces,  a traditional Chinese medicine prescription was found effective. There were 214 confirmed cases of this new coronavirus,  COVID-19. The  TCM prescription improved conditions in over 60% of the cases, and stabilize conditions for 30 percent of the patients, said the National Administration of Traditional Chinese Medicine said. More details on China Daily

There are currently 80 clinical trials looking into different treatment options- including TCM, stem cells, antiviral drugs (including anti-HIV drugs). Talking about TCM-scientists will use various herbals, including lianqiao (Forsythiae Fructus), a fruit that been used for treating infections for more than 2,000 years. More details on Nature.