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Natural support for people with cancer and the whole family

Hillgreen Oncology Acupuncture & Herbs provides Traditional Chinese Medicine and related health services, with a special focus on supporting people through cancer treatment and recovery. We also treat non-cancer patients with various health conditions. With our exceptionally-trained staff, we often treat complex conditions that cannot be handled by the average acupuncture clinic. Our approach includes acupuncture, herbal medicine, nutrition, acupressure, massage, cupping, moxibustion, mindfulness, and more.

With two locations in the Greater Toronto area and one in Northumberland County, we provide high-quality, affordable, wheelchair-accessible, trauma-informed and 2SLGBTQ+ positive services.

Free initial consultation for all new patients

Cancer Support

For those in cancer treatment or recovery, we aim to improve your quality of life, optimize your cancer treatment outcomes, prevent recurrence, reduce stress, insomnia and inflammation, strengthen your immunity and energy, and reduce side effects from conventional treatments (e.g. surgery, chemotherapy, radiation, hormone, targeted and immunotherapies).

Research (in leading cancer centres and hospitals worldwide) shows that Chinese medicine and acupuncture can often help with:

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Your initial consultation is FREE. Come meet us and learn more, with no obligation to book.

Or, just call 416-890-7770 or 705-409-9850 and we'll be happy to answer your questions.

Read more about:  Our Team | Our Mission | Our History | Our Services | Frequently Asked Questions

* Individual results vary. No guarantee of specific results is warranted or implied and your results will depend on many factors (full disclaimer).

General Health

We also work with many individuals whose health concerns are NOT cancer-related. Examples of conditions we treat include:

  • neck pain, back pain, neuropathies and parasthesia (numbness, tingling, strange sensations)
  • fibromyalgia, arthritis, chronic fatigue, post-stroke paralyses or pain, migraines
  • trauma recovery, insomnia, anxiety, depression, burnout/adrenal fatigue, PTSD
  • dysmenorrhea (painful periods), polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS), fertility, ovarian cysts, recurrent miscarriage, fibroids, pregnancy issues (morning sickness, back pain or sciatica during pregnancy, labour preparation), sexual and reproductive health
  • chronic gastritis, IBS, ulcerative colitis, Crohn’s
  • chronic cough, recurrent colds and allergies
  • other complex and chronic illnesses 

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* Individual results vary. No guarantee of specific results is warranted or implied and your results will depend on many factors (full disclaimer).

Your initial consultation is FREE. Come meet us and learn more, with no obligation to book.

Or, just call 416-890-7770 or 705-409-9850 and we'll be happy to answer your questions.

Read more about:  Our Team | Our Mission | Our History | Our Services | Frequently Asked Questions

* Individual results vary. No guarantee of specific results is warranted or implied and your results will depend on many factors (full disclaimer).

OUR PROFFESIONAL STAFF LOVES WHAT WE DO

You'll always welcome and cared for.

PAULINE SOK YIN HWANG, R.AC, R.TCMP (SHE/HER)

Pauline uses acupuncture, herbs, nutrition, self-acupressure and meditation to work holistically with people facing cancer as well as various other complex illnesses and conditions. In addition to her Traditional Chinese Medicine and Acupuncture diplomas, she has also earned a 3-year Master's Degree in TCM Oncology from Nanjing University of Chinese Medicine, and an Honours Bachelor in Cognitive Neuroscience from McGill University. She is the founder and Clinical Director of Hillgreen Oncology Acupuncture & Herbs and has been active in community health and social justice for over 20 years.

Languages: English, basic Mandarin/Cantonese

For Pauline's full bio, click here.

JUDE YAHFOUFI, R.AC, R.TCMP (SHE/HER)

Jude Yahfoufi (she/her) holds an Advanced Traditional Chinese Medicine and Acupuncture diploma from Eight Branches Academy of Eastern Medicine, and has advanced training in oncology through the Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center. She has also completed training in specialized acupuncture techniques, including  in Master Tung, Zhu’s Scalp Acupuncture, and Balance Method Acupuncture, broadening her ability to address various conditions. Currently, she is pursuing a certificate in holistic nutrition, adding another layer to her holistic approach to healing. She is qualified to prescribe Chinese herbs and perform advanced acupuncture techniques.

Languages: English, Arabic

For Jude's full bio, click here.

MICHELLE QIAN QIU, R.AC, R.TCMP (she/her)

Michelle Qian Qiu (she/her)  has over 10 years experience as a Chinese Medicine professional in both China and Canada, including as a practicing hospital clinician treating in-patients and outpatients, as well as in the emergency room. She also had 8 years of full-time study in the field, completing both a Bachelor’s and Master’s degree in Chinese medicine from the Liao Ning University of Traditional Chinese Medicine. Michelle is qualified to prescribe Chinese herbs and perform advanced acupuncture techniques and has a special interest and experience in oncology as well as pain management, neurology, fertility, digestion, and more. 

Languages: English, Mandarin

For Michelle's full bio, click here.

CHLOE LIU, R.AC, R.TCMP (she/her)

Chloe Liu (she/her) is a passionate Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) practitioner with extensive experience in cancer care. She is a radiation therapist at a cancer centre, and has been working with cancer patients and their families for over ten years. Chloe has a Traditional Chinese Medicine Diploma from John & Jenny TCM College, a Magnetic Resonance Imaging Graduate Certificate from Michener Institute, a Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) in Medical Radiation Science from University of Toronto, has completed extensive coursework in Molecular Genetics, and has also worked as a Research Analyst. She has also completed the "Advances in Oncology Acupuncture: Clinical Research and Side Effect Management" course at the Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center. She is registered with the College of Traditional Chinese Medicine Practitioners and Acupuncturists of Ontario, as well as with the College of Medical Radiation and Imaging Technologists of Ontario.

Languages: English, Mandarin. 

For Chloe's full bio, click here.

Your initial consultation is FREE. Come meet us and learn more, with no obligation to book.

Or, just call 416-890-7770 and we'll be happy to answer your questions.

Read more about:  Our Team | Our Mission | Our History | Our Services | Frequently Asked Questions

* Individual results vary. No guarantee of specific results is warranted or implied and your results will depend on many factors (full disclaimer).

AN EXCEPTIONAL TRACK RECORD OF EXCELLENCE

Your initial consultation is FREE. Come meet us and learn more, with no obligation to book.

Or, just call 416-890-7770 or 705-409-9850 and we'll be happy to answer your questions.

Read more about:  Our Team | Our Mission | Our History | Our Services | Frequently Asked Questions

* Individual results vary. No guarantee of specific results is warranted or implied and your results will depend on many factors (full disclaimer).

THIS STUFF WORKS.

Our unique blend of holistic medical therapies gets ALL your body's healing resources going in the same direction...

ACUPUNCTURE

HERBAL MEDICINE

NUTRITION

MIND-BODY MEDICINE

Your initial consultation is FREE. Come meet us and learn more, with no obligation to book

Or, just call 416-890-7770 or 705-409-9850 and we'll be happy to answer your questions.

Read more about:  Our Team | Our Mission | Our History | Our Services | Frequently Asked Questions

* Individual results vary. No guarantee of specific results is warranted or implied and your results will depend on many factors (full disclaimer)..

CONVENIENTLY LOCATED

Making it easy for you to get the care you need. We have three locations to serve you (click for maps and directions):

(1) Midtown Toronto (Yonge & Davisville) at 112 Merton Street
(2) Vaughan (Keele & Rutherford) at 9131 Keele Street
(3) Northumberland County (Warkworth) at 616 Concession Road 6 East

Your initial consultation is FREE. Come meet us and learn more, with no obligation to book.

Or, just call 416-890-7770 or 705-409-9850 and we'll be happy to answer your questions.

Read more about:  Our Team | Our Mission | Our History | Our Services | Frequently Asked Questions

* Individual results vary. No guarantee of specific results is warranted or implied and your results will depend on many factors (full disclaimer).