Meet our Team

Dr. Jennifer Gao (Dr. TCM) & Owner

Dr. Jennifer Gao is a passionate, influential doctor and educator of Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM). She comes from a long line of TCM doctors in her family, having practiced in China and Canada. She graduated in Guangzhou TCM University, got Bachelor’s Medicine in China, she has a stellar reputation amongst students and patients.

Dr. Jennifer Gao has 20 years clinical experience in Traditional Chinese medicine, Acupuncture, and Herbology. She has grasped advanced and sophisticated Tongue and Pulse Diagnosis techniques. She will always excel at unravel the origin of the disease, which leads to a greater understanding of your body.

Since 2007, Dr. Jennifer Gao has built and operates AromaOaiss Health Centre, specializing in digestive, respiratory, gynecological, skin diseases, emotional conditions and all kinds of pain management. She has more than 10 years teaching experience in Academic and Clinical education in Colleges of Traditional Chinese Medicine in Vancouver.

HIGHLIGHTS OF PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE
Practicing Dr. TCM with the College of Traditional Chinese Medicine Practitioners and Acupuncturists of BC (CTCMA)
Doctor and Owner of a Medical Clinic (Aromaoasis Health Inc.)
Academic instructor and clinical lecturer of International College of Traditional Chinese Medicine in Vancouver (ICTCMV)
Academic lecturer in Faculty of Health, Kwantlen Polytechnic University (KPU)
Board Member and Treasure of United Acupuncturist and TCM association of BC (UAABC), has been serving in the Board since 2007
Member of World Federation of Chinese Medicine Society, Pulse diagnosis association
Member of World Federation of Chinese Medicine Society, Acupuncture association
Member of World Federation of Chinese Medicine Society, Otolaryngology association

The Staff

Our Practitioners

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Collen Bodez (RMT)

Registered Massage Therapist

Colleen is passionate about massage therapy, studying the brain, cooking and eating healthy organic food, exercising and going for walks in nature. Colleen tailors her treatment to each individual. This is done by tuning into the client’s body rhythm and asking his or her body which therapy that Colleen offers is best for the individual at that time. Colleen’s intuitive and palpation skills are highly developed. She is able to feel the movement of fluid, bones, and organs, as well as muscle tension and restrictions in the connective tissue(fascia).

Dr. Jacqueline Chan

Doctor of Traditional Chinese Medicine

Jacqueline is currently a Doctor of Traditional Chinese Medicine and a TCM instructor at the PCU College of Holistic Medicine.  She is confident, compassionate, and diligent. Clients seek her help with a variety of conditions especially regarding pain management of the hips / knees / lower back, emotion & sleep disorders, skin conditions, fertility / gynecological disorders, and digestive disorders such as irritable bowel syndrome

Daniel Wu R.TCM.P B.Sc.

Registered TCM Practitioner

Daniel Wu Jun is currently a Registered TCM pracitioner with the College of Traditional Chinese Medicine Practitioners and Acupuncturists of British Columbia. He graduated from the ICTCMV in Vancouver. After finishing his Doctor of TCM Program, Daniel did his TCM internship in Chengdu, China. At the Provincial TCM Hospital of Chengdu University of TCM, he completed the advanced training program on common diseases treated by TCM, including acupuncture-moxibostion and Tuina (massage) therapies. Daniel has a passion for wellness and health. He feels extremely rewarded seeing patients suffer less after his treatments. Being very active in sports, he has a particular interest in musculoskeletal disorders and pain management.

Ghada Khodr (R. Ac; BA, Bsc.)

Registered Acupuncturist

Ghada has been a health practitioner since she graduated from the Health Sciences department of the American University of Beirut in Lebanon. She then worked for the Red Cross Blood Transfusion Center for nine years. Living in eight different countries afterwards, she was presented the opportunity to study and become licensed in many different fields such as aromatherapy, hypnotherapy, EFT (emotional freedom technique), Shiatsu and other holistic approaches to health.