DR. SARAH MARTINS
Doctor of Traditional Chinese Medicine and Acupuncture
Dr. Sarah Martins specializes in Sports Medicine Acupuncture and Fire Cupping. She is passionate about empowering people to reach their full potential. Her unique approach to Traditional Chinese Medicine combines a variety of modalities to help her patients understand and overcome chronic and acute pain.
Her method is holistic, meaning she looks at the whole person, not just their symptoms, and takes into account their physical, emotional, and spiritual well-being. She uses a combination of acupuncture, fire cupping, herbal medicine, and other therapies to address the root cause of the problem and bring balance to the body.
She has extensive knowledge in treating stress-motivated pain syndromes, weak and inhibited muscles, emotional processing, and chronic fatigue. Additionally, she has experience treating a wide range of ailments, such as back pain and sciatica, headaches and migraines, neck pain, shoulder injuries, including rotator cuff tears and frozen shoulder syndrome, carpal tunnel syndrome, and tennis elbow.
She is particularly passionate about helping people who are experiencing stress and anxiety. She understands the impact that stress and anxiety can have on the body and uses her expertise in Traditional Chinese Medicine to help her clients manage and overcome these conditions. Her treatments not only provide relief from symptoms but also address the underlying causes of stress and anxiety.
Dr. Sarah Martins graduated from the Alberta College of Acupuncture and Traditional Chinese Medicine in 2015. Before studying Acupuncture, she worked as a Registered Massage Therapist for six years, specializing in Western Herbal Medicine and Yoga Therapy. She is a Canadian Certified Acupuncturist (CCA) and a registered member of the College of Traditional Chinese Medicine Practitioners and Acupuncturists of Alberta.
Her passion for empowering people to reach their full potential, combined with her great sense of humour, makes her a favourite among patients who are looking for results. With Dr. Martins as your practitioner, you can trust that you will receive personalized, effective, and compassionate care.
Growing up, Sarah was a talented musician, competing in marching band competitions and honing her skills as a performer. Today, she brings that same level of dedication and commitment to her practice, helping individuals in search of better body awareness and improved overall health. Outside of the clinic, she spends most of her time at home with her partner and two cats. She is an enthusiast of quantum physics and an explorer of mental health and behavioural skills.