Meridian Education is Back in Ottawa this June

Acupuncture and Dry Needling Course on Cervico Thoracic and Lumbo Pelvic Regions

Join Meridian Health Education on June 12th to 14th in Ottawa for the Acupuncture and Dry Needling Course Series on the Cervico Thoracic and Lumbo Pelvic Regions.

Any Physiotherapist who wants to learn Acupuncture


Any Physiotherapist who completed an equivalent program (i.e. AFCI, McMaster etc).

Course Location for all 3 days:

Merivale Pro Physio

2 Woodfield Drive, Nepean

Call 613-226-9969 or 905-450-7870 for more information or email at

Friday June 12th, 4:30pm to 8:30pm: Introduction to Acupuncture

- Covers Clean Needle Technique, Precautions and Contraindications, Measurement System, Types of Acupuncture Points and Practical Needling of 15 essential Acupuncture Points.

Saturday June 13th, 9am to 5pm: Cervico-Thoracic

- Covers Cupping Therapy and Gua Sha, treatment for Cervical Radiculopathy, Whiplash, Scapular Pain and many more conditions. Dry Needling of many muscles including Trapezius, Latissimus Dorsi, Rhomboid Major/Minor and many more.

Sunday June 14th, 9am to 5pm: Lumbo-Pelvic

- Includes Acupressure, treatment for Acute Low Back Pain, SI Joint Dysfunction and many other conditions. Dry Needling of the Gluteus Maximus/ Medius/Minimus, TFL, Quadratus Femoris and many more muscles.

The Instructors Tom Kiroplis and Deoanand Persaud are Health Care Providers from Queen West Physiotherapy in Brampton Ontario. Queen West Physiotherapy and Acupuncture clinic in Brampton Ontario provides various tips and treatments for every clients needs. Healthcare providers from this clinic are very knowledgeable about the treatments needed by patients in order to help them recover from their injuries. This multidisciplinary clinic in Brampton Ontario provides Physiotherapy, Acupuncture, Osteopathic and Massage Therapy in order to tend to any kind of injuries. Please contact or visit for more detailed information.

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