About Us

James Zhan

L.Ac. RMT. B.Sc. M.Sc.

Registered Acupuncturist with CTCMPAO and a Registered Massage Therapist with CMTO.

 James Zhan was a medical doctor, specialized in Chinese Medicine and Acupuncture in China from 1983 to 1991. He completed a five-year-course of Chinese Medicine and Acupuncture from Hubei University of Chinese Medicine. James Zhan earned his Master Degree of Medicine from Guangzhou University of Chinese Medicine, which was a three-year program of dual paths of Western and Traditional Chinese Medicine. This unique educational background along with over 30 years of medical, massage and acupuncture practice experience make him effective in treating his patients. James takes a holistic approach that not only treats symptoms, but also address the causes of illness. He focuses on the whole person and helps patients to adjust their lifestyle, nutrition, etc.

Areas of Special Interest

  • Pain management: Rehabs treatment for MVA No-Fault injuries and work/sports related
    injuries, tendonitis, nerve pain, joint pain, pain of the neck, shoulder, elbow, back, knee
    and ankle sprains, fibromyalgia, arthritis, carpal tunnel, post-surgical rehabilitation,
    Headaches and migraines.
  • Hormonal imbalance: infertility, menstrual period issues, treatment during IUI and IVF,
    nausea related to pregnancy, past due date and menopause.
  • Mental health: Depression, stress, anxiety, insomnia and disrupted sleep.
  • Digestive issues: heartburn, stomach pain, gas, bloating, constipation, diarrhea, irritable
    bowel syndrome and Crohn’s disease.
  • Pulmonary illness: Asthma, cough, allergies.
  • Addiction: Alcohol or drugs addiction, Quit Smoking.
  • Cancer care: Supportive care for recovery from cancer, reduce medication side effects of
    chemo and radiation.
  • Autoimmune disorders: Lyme disease, rheumatoid arthritis.
  • Skin issues: acne, eczema, psoriasis.