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Meet the Team

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.

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DONALD RIAN ỌPẸ́IFÁ SCOTT, R.AC (HE/HIM)

Rian uses acupuncture, moxibustion, cupping and sound therapy alongside West African indigenous healing and counselling methods to support and strengthen individuals, families and communities’ felt sense of health and wellness. In practice from 2014, he has a general family practice focusing on treating digestive issues, pain conditions, stress and anxiety, fertility and women’s and men’s health as well as spiritual concerns. Rian has also been successful in providing support for those receiving various forms of cancer care. He has also worked for a number of years as a teacher, caregiver and educator for children and youth in low income neighbourhoods.

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MARIA DEL CARMEN URQUIZAR CONTRERAS, R.AC. (SHE/HER)

Carmen is a Registered Acupuncturist who works with her patients to develop comprehensive and personalized treatment plans that holistically restore their physical, emotional and mental well-being. Her professional background includes practicing as a Registered Nurse in Spain for over 10 years, during which time she offered her services to the oncology, cardiology, internal medicine, community health, and intensive care units, as well as volunteering in Africa (Guinea Bissau). Carmen aims not only relieve her patient’s symptoms, but treat the underlying root cause of the disease as well.

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KUNHEE (SHAWN) KIM, R.AC, R.TCMP (HE/HIM)

Shawn is a Registered Traditional Chinese Medicine Practitioner (R. TCMP) and Acupuncturist (R. Ac). After completing his Bachelor of Science degree at McGill University, his interest in East Asian medicine led him to study the Advanced Program of TCM at Toronto School of Traditional Chinese Medicine (TSTCM). Through volunteer work at the Dorothy Ley Hospice, he came to realize how much East-West integrative medicine has to offer cancer patients. He has also learned advanced techniques such as Master Tung’s and Zhu’s acupuncture and treats a wide variety of conditions. With treatment personalized to each patient’s need, he seeks to improve patients’ quality of life to their maximum.

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EXCEPTIONAL CARE GETS YOU EXCEPTIONAL RESULTS.

How can we help YOU today?

Natural Cancer Support

NATURAL CANCER SUPPORT

One of our main passions! Let us ease your experience of cancer recovery, prevention and wellness.

Chronic Pain

CHRONIC PAIN

We are widely recognized for our unique, effective approach to pain management, whether from cancer, arthritis, auto-immune illnesses, fibromyalgia, or more.

Numbness

NEUROPATHY (numbness and tingling)

Natural therapy for numb, tingling, painful, weak or burning hands and feet.

DIGESTION

Irritable Bowel Syndrome, Crohn's, ulcerative colitis, constipation, diarrhea, nausea or vomiting.

Mood and Mental Health

MOOD AND MENTAL HEALTH

Effective management of anxiety, depression, seasonal affective disorder, and other mental health concerns.

reproductive

REPRODUCTIVE HEALTH

Concerns such as dysmenorrhea (painful periods), amenorrhea, PCOS, heavy, irregular periods, fibroids, fertility support, erectile dysfunction, and more.

Chemotherapy

CHEMOTHERAPY SUPPORT

Nausea and vomiting, fatigue, neuropathy, joint or muscle pains, hot flashes, easy bruising and bleeding, low blood cell counts, low appetite, digestive issues, etc. 

Colorectal

COLORECTAL CANCER

Support for those going through colorectal cancer, whether through surgery, radiation, chemotherapy, HIPEC surgery, or beyond.

Breast Cancer

BREAST CANCER

Support for those going through breast cancer surgery, radiation, chemotherapy, hormone therapy, targeted therapy, immunotherapy, clinical trials, or more.

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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

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AN EXCEPTIONAL TRACK RECORD OF EXCELLENCE

 

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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 27 Main Street, Unit 8

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.

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