Stella (Xiao Gao) Jiang, R.Ac. Registered Acupuncturist

Stella is a Registered Acupuncturist, registered with College of Traditional Chinese Medicine Practitioners and Acupuncturists of British Columbia. Her passion for spiritual, mental and physical health led her to complete a 5 year Bachelor degree of Medicine in Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) at Shanghai Traditional Chinese Medicine University, China. She focuses on sharing her knowledge to help clients understand the root causes of their discomfort, illness or imbalance in their lives and design a personalized treatment plan to help them heal in a balanced and holistic way.

Stella is also a Registered Nurse specialized in Perinatal, registered with College of Registered Nurses of British Columbia. She is currently holding a part time position at BC Women's Hospital. She provides direct and individualized nursing care to patients through their antepartum, labor and delivery and postpartum period based on the application of scientific nursing principles. Prior to working at BC Women's, Stella has had comprehensive clinical nursing and TCM experiences in Medical, Orthopaedics, Neurology, Mental Health, Rehabilitation and Emergency departments in Burnaby General Hospital, Royal Columbian Hospital and Queen's Park Care Center.

Her special interests include but not limited to: female reproductive and general health, emotional and psychological disorders, post stroke recovery, pain relief related to sports injury, postpartum breastfeeding support, facial rejuvenation and more.

Additionally, Stella has been a volunteer board member at Semiahmoo Family Place to support building strong local community and to help new moms to smoothly transit into motherhood. Stella is also known for her artistry in photography. She is the owner of GAO Photography. She is fortunate to create beautiful memories through other people's life. She is also an active member of Chinese-Canadian Society. She has hosted numerous cultural festival/fundraising events in the past. Most importantly, Stella is a lucky mom to two wonderful children. They are the reason she finds her sense of her life, to give and be kind.

Stella Jiang

"Let no one ever come to you without leaving better and happier. Be the living expression of kindness: kindness in your face, kindness in your eyes, kindness in your smile."

- Mother Theresa