Welcome to Spruce Grove Acupuncture!

The goal at Spruce Grove Acupuncture and Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) is to help you achieve and maintain optimal health through the use of acupuncture, Chinese herbs, diet and lifestyle recommendations. We strive to educate the community on how to live a healthier more balanced life.

Our North American society is conducive to a variety of health complications with our denatured food and stressful lifestyles. TCM can help you live in our modern times with increased energy, improved immune system, a restful sleep, reduced anxiety and stress, increased metabolism and an overall improved quality of life. A misconception is that acupuncture is only used to treat pain. Acupuncture is recognized by leading national and international health organizations to be effective in the treatment of a wide variety of medical problems.

Please click About Acupuncture/What We Treat to see a detailed list of pathologies recognized by the World Health Organization.

Mental/Emotional Aspects of The Heart

The major responsibility of the heart in TCM is housing the mind and controlling the shen. “Shen” can be seen as the overall healthiness of the mind. When you look at a healthy person in good spirits, you know how you can see that in their eyes? There is a certain bright clarity and sense of health that shines

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Physical Aspects of The Heart

In Traditional Chinese Medicine, the heart is the organ most closely linked to emotion. Think about all the terms we use every day to describe our state of mind: “heartsick,” “heartbroken,” “heartache” The heart is not the director of subtlety; the emotions it encompasses seem to always be on the far end of the spectrum, either extreme sadness or extreme

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Auricular Acupuncture

Traditional Chinese Medicine is a medical system that dates back nearly 4,000 years. Auricular acupuncture was first mentioned around 500 B.C. in the Yellow Emperor’s Classic of Internal Medicine, which is the equivalent of the Bible for TCM practitioners. However, the method in which auricular acupuncture is practiced today is actually based upon discoveries that occurred in France in

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