Traditional Acupuncture

Initial Assessment   –   90 minutes: $95

Treatments   –  30 minutes: $55  /   45-60 minutes: $70

Traditional Chinese Acupuncture helps with a wide variety of ailments. These may be physical or emotional: Back pain, injury, arthritis, anxiety, depression, PMS, menopausal symptoms, etc. The first treatment can last up to 90 minutes including a detailed intake regarding current and past physical and mental health, with subsequent treatments lasting from 30-60 minutes. An initial acupuncture treatment consists of the acupuncturist asking the client questions regarding their current and past physical and mental health. The pulse may be assessed, and the tongue may be looked at in order to reach a Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) diagnosis. The client will be instructed to lie down or sit up during treatment. The acupuncturist may need to palpate certain areas of the body for further assessment. Needles are inserted using sterilized, disposable needles to various areas of the body. Other modalities may be used in treatment, but will not be used without a full explanation of its reason, and the verbal consent and comfort of the client.


Cupping and/or Gua Sha Treatment

Initial Cupping Assessment  –  40 minutes: $65

Treatment  –  20 minutes: $45

Treatment with minimal needling  –  30 minutes:  $55

Cupping is a therapeutic technique creating a vacuum on an affected area which physically pulls the skin from underlying structures. It promotes circulation, and normalizes metabolic processes. It has been used for thousands of years in many different cultures, and can be used for physical or mental ailments.

Gua Sha promotes circulation and normalize metabolic processes in the subcutaneous tissue. It is used when one is experiencing pain, chronic congestion, asthma, physical/ emotional stress, among other ailments. Using a blunt, scooped tool, moderate pressure is applied to the affected areas and stroked in a downward motion repeatedly.

With a 30 minute Cupping and/or Gua Sha treatment, needles will be inserted during the final 10 minutes to areas that were found to be the most affected.


Tui Na Massage

30 minutes: $55  /  60 minutes with cups: $75

Tui Na is a form of Chinese Massage. It is used to relieve muscle tension by stimulating acupuncture points and channels, and promoting a smooth flow of energy. a 30 minute treatment will concentrate on the main complaint of the client. A 60 minute treatment will consist of a full Tui Na treatment, along with cupping or Gua Sha in the most affected areas.

Heather Barnes

  • Acupuncturist
  • Gua Sha / Fire Cupping

Appointments & Cancellation:

A major credit card is required at time of booking to secure your appointment. 24-hours notice is required to cancel or reschedule your appointment. A cancellation fee may be charged if cancelled without this 24-hour notice.

Please make sure to bring your insurance card (if direct billing) and doctor’s referral (if your insurance company requires one).

Check-in & Late Arrival:

Please arrive 10-15 min prior to your appointment time. Arriving late will likely result in a shortened or rescheduled appointment with applicable charges.