|About||Dr.Priscilla Kerr is a MD from Brazil with 5 year-degree in TCM and Acupuncture, the only acupuncturist who works in a multi-specialty medical clinic|
Dr. Kerr has years of experience in both Western and Chinese medicine. Since her arrival her and the establishment of her practice in the Manitoba Clinic (where she is the first acupuncturist anywhere in the province working in a regular medical clinic)
Many of the patients that Dr. Kerr has been seeing since she first opened her practice here in June, 2007 have been referred to her by other physicians. (It is not necessary to have a referral in order to be seen by Dr. Kerr.) In each case, regardless whether the patient is a referral or whether the patient has booked an appointment directly, Dr. Kerr s initial meeting with the patient will include taking a history and a physical examination. The first consultation will be approximately one hour long, she says. And sessions are 30 Min long.
Prairie Medical Acupuncture Clinic is authorized by many insurance companies to cover her services including Great West Life and Blue Cross. But you must keep your receipts to send them for reimburse.
MPI and WCB authorized Dr. Kerr’s Treatments but the application must be referred by your Physician to them first to get the final approval.
She has a very different and personal approach to each patient once she has part on her Medical training in psychosomatic Medicine.
" from Gk. psykhe- "mind" (see psyche) + somatikos, from soma (gen. somatos) "body." It can as easily apply to emotional disorders with physical causes,that also applies to many of TCM diagnosis.