Louise Demorest Richmond acupuncture

Questions 604.838.4714
Richmond, BC
Doctor of Traditional Chinese Medicine

Dr. Demorest's practice focuses on the treatment of pain. She has great success in treating a wide variety of pain conditions from frozen shoulder to sciatica to sports injuries. Don't hesitate to call her to ask about your specific health concerns.

Dr. Demorest spent many years in Asia studying Chinese medicine, then returned to Canada to obtained her certification in Traditional Chinese Medicine. She also has a bachelor's degree in Psychology from UBC, and has worked for many years in the mental health field. This combination of education and experience has given her a deep understanding of Chinese medicine combined with more Western approaches, which enables her to develop health treatment plans that address both mind and body.

Dr. Demorest used this east/west approach in establishing a landmark acupuncture detox program for alcohol and drug addicts residing in the Downtown Eastside of Vancouver. This incredibly effective program continues today.

Louise Demorest continues to be an advocate for TCM locally, nationally and internationally. In addition to instructing, she provides her expertise on legislature and governance of TCM policies and practices at an international level.

  • Trained in Japan, China and Canada
  • Licensed as both acupuncturist and Chinese herbologist
  • Specialized training in using acupunture for addictions and detox
  • Practicing since 1994
  • Former President of Acupuncture Association of B.C.
  • Member of the North American Council on Acupuncture & Oriental Medicine
  • Principal investigator for research studies on Chinese medicine and addiction
  • Investigator for UBC MS Clinic study

Relax the mind, heal the spirit, and balance the body with acupuncture and Traditional Chinese medicine.