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Richmond Alternative Medical Clinic

Profile
Run by Dr. Martin Kowk, ND, MSAOM, RAC. Dr. Kwok established Richmond Alternative Medical Clinic in the summer of 1997 and has been offering patients in Richmond and Metro Vancouver area a wide range of medical care and specialised treatments. The clinic sees patients with simple cold or flu to patients with severe chronic conditions like heart disease or cancer.
Specialisms
Chinese Medicine, Herbal Medicine, Clinical Nutrition, Homeopathic, Chelation Therapy.
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Location
[wp_simple_locator_map post="4176" additionalfields="hide"]Address: 150 - 7340 Westminster Hwy
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City: Richmond
State: British Columbia
Zip: V6X 1A1
Country: Canada
Phone: +1 604 207 0167
Website: http://www.drmartinkwok.com
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Therapies

Homeopathy is a system of medicine which involves treating the individual with highly diluted substances, given mainly in tablet form, with the aim of triggering the body's natural system of healing. Based on their specific symptoms, a homeopath will match the most appropriate medicine to each patient. Homeopathy is... Read More
Acupuncture is an ancient system of healing from Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) and involves the stimulation of special points on the body, known as acupuncture points, for therapeutic or preventive purposes. It centres on the belief that energy flows through the body along channels and that energy flow, known a... Read More
Vitamin C can be given intravenously as part of a programme of Metabolic Therapy. A 2014 study on PubMed confirmed that it has immune supportive function (1). Intravenous Vitamin C (IVC) is of interest in cancer - a 2014 systematic review on PubMed concludes that IVC may improve time to relapse and possibly enhance ... Read More
Chinese Herbal Medicine is a part of Chinese Medicine (or TCM) incorporating other treatments such as Acupuncture, Tuina and Cupping. Chinese Herbal Medicine is based on the Chinese concept of Qi and Syndromes. According to this theory, everybody is born predisposed to suffer certain imbalances called syndromes. Lif... Read More
Herbal medicine, also called botanical medicine or phytomedicine, refers to using a plant's seeds, berries, roots, leaves, bark, or flowers for medicinal purposes. Read More
Nutritional therapists seek to ensure you are well nourished by your diet, and that you are fully absorbing and utilising the nutrients it provides. The therapy involves an assessment of your current state of health, and how changes in your diet and perhaps also adding in food supplements might contribute to greater... Read More