OUR STORY

Get to know who we are at The Motion Lab

OUR MISSION

Dr. Chow was inspired to build a Clinic where therapists can practice and share the idea of maintaining harmony between work, activity, and leisure. The Motion Lab’s healthcare team will collaborate to deliver comprehensive patient care, helping improve patient function, mental and emotional well-being and overall health. 

MEET THE TEAM

The team at The Motion Lab will professionally meet your needs.

Dr. Andy Chow

Chiropractor & Founder

Dr. Andy Chow has collaborated with General Physicians in a multidisciplinary medical clinic for the past
10 years. Since graduating in 2012, he has provided Chiropractic services to the Richmond and
Vancouver communities.

Dr. Chow specializes in treating MVA claims, sport-related injuries, back and
joint pain, migraines, neuropathies, and headaches. When Dr. Chow is not treating patients, he can be
found camping outdoors, walking the dogs, practicing Martial Arts, and taking blurry photographs of his
kids.

Dr. Chow speaks Cantonese and English

Dr. Laura Chang

Chiropractor

Dr. Chang received her Bachelor of Science in Psychology and Biology from the University of
Toronto and later graduated from the Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College as a
Chiropractor.
Dr. Chang has practiced in White Rock for over 10 years and has a special interest in treating
headaches, temporomandibular joint disorder, sport injuries, fat babies, and women’s health.
In her spare time, Laura can be seen enjoying archery, drinking wine, camping, growing plants,
and playing with her two wild toddlers.

Laura speaks English and Patois.

Daniel Ohm

Acupuncturist

Daniel completed his Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology from Simon Fraser University and graduated
from Pacific Coast University (PCU) College of Holistic Medicine to become a licensed Acupuncturist in
BC.
Daniel uses different treatment plans based on patients’ symptoms and needs. He is trained in
Acupuncture Needling, Tuina (Acupressure/Oriental Massage), Cupping (Fire Cupping), and Guasha
(Scraping). He encourages patients to regain control of their bodies and to maintain a healthy lifestyle.
He is also interested in the rehabilitation of injured athletes and individuals suffering from acute or
chronic pain conditions.

In his spare time, he loves spending time with his wife and baby, hiking, playing soccer, and travelling.

Daniel speaks Korean and English.

Michelle Guo

TCM Practitioner and Acupuncturist

Michelle graduated from Capital Medical University with a Bachelor’s degree in Preventive Medicine in
China. She has 15 years of experience working in Public Health and obtained her certification in
Traditional Chinese Medicine after immigrating to Canada.

Michelle integrates Chinese and Western medicine approach to develop treatment plans that
addresses the mind and body. She has a deep understanding of Chinese medicine and believes that TCM
can help create a balanced GI, blood, and yin and yang to relieve pain and prevent diseases.

Michelle holds a dual license: Traditional Chinese Medicine Practitioner and Registered Acupuncturist.

Michelle speaks English and Mandarin.

Bill Cheuk

Acupuncturist

Bill completed his Bachelor of Science in Psychology from Simon Fraser University and then went on to
graduate from the Pacific Coast University (PCU) College of Holistic Medicine to become a licensed
Acupuncturist.

In his spare time, Bill enjoys the outdoors, playing with his daughter, building, and tinkering with things.

Bill speaks Cantonese, Mandarin, and English.

Janet Lo

Acupuncturist

Janet is a specialist in Neurology and integrates Traditional Chinese Medicine with Western Medicine in her practice. She is a founder of the Hong Kong Neurology TCM & Laser Acupuncture Centre in 2017 and the Hong Kong Cerebral-injured Rehabilitation Centre in 2015.

Janet is actively involved in charity and children’s health care. She is specialized in treating post-stroke disorders, Parkinson, dementia especially in Alzheimer’s disease, spinocerebellar ataxia, ALS, ADHD, cerebral palsy, global developmental delay, autism, and epilepsy.

Janet has practiced Yoga in Pune, India since 2000, and believes Yoga could benefit the mind, body, and spirit. In her leisure time, she enjoys ice skating, baseball, and dance. Janet can be found befriending and playing with all fluffy animals.

Janet speaks Cantonese, Mandarin, and English.

Dr. Derek Hsueh

Naturopathic Doctor

Dr. Derek Hsueh graduated from the Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine as a Naturopathic Doctor in BC. Prior to that, he completed his major in Molecular Biology and Biochemistry at Simon Fraser University. He is trained in IV therapy, joint injections, ozone therapy, acupuncture, and aesthetic Botox.

Dr. Derek believes there is a time and place for every treatment modality. With proper education and communication, the root cause of a symptom can be identified and treated with efficiency. He has a special interest in treating joint pain, sleep problems, digestive issues, hormonal imbalances, and mental wellness.

In Derek’s spare time, he enjoys rock climbing, paddleboarding, tennis and is always on the lookout for the northern lights.

Dr. Derek speaks Mandarin and English.  

Joanne Chak

Registered Massage Therapist

Joanne graduated from the Registered Massage Therapy program at Vancouver Career College in August
of 2022. She shares a passion for helping people and collaborating with her patients to help them
achieve their goals. Joanne’s techniques include myofascial release, deep tissue massage, and a
combination of stretching and movement during her sessions.

In her free time, you will find her enjoying a variety of outdoor activities, especially hiking. Joanne enjoys
spending quality time with friends and family and experiencing various cuisines.

Joanne speaks Cantonese and English.

Adrian Boquiren

Registered Massage Therapist

Adrian graduated from the Registered Massage Therapy program at Langara College in August 2023. He is passionate and intentional with every patient visit and hopes to make a change to their quality of life — even just slightly. Adrian’s techniques comprise of Swedish massage, myofascial release, deep tissue massage, and stretching.

Outside of work, Adrian enjoys weightlifting, photography, quality time with family and friends, and lots of food!

Adrian speaks Tagalog and English.

Anureet Bajwa

Physiotherapist

Anureet is a passionate and devoted physiotherapist dedicated to enhancing the well-being of individuals through personalized rehabilitation plans. She specializes in orthopedics, pre- and post-surgery rehabilitation, women’s health, and sports injuries. Anureet is also proficient in the artistry of K-tape, instrument-assisted soft tissue mobilization (IASTM), acupuncture and Mulligan mobilizations.

Outside of work, Anureet is fond of reading fiction and exploring delightful new cafes in the city.

Anureet speaks Punjabi, Hindi, and English.

Ahmed Elsayed

Kinesiologist and Certified Personal Trainer

Ahmed is a holistic kinesiologist that utilizes active movement to rehabilitate patients. He is experienced
with sport, rehabilitation, post-surgical rehab, ICBC injuries and applies clinical skills to ensure patients return to their
pre-injury status.

After suffering from multiple injuries during his basketball career, Ahmed has devoted his time and skills
into training and rehabilitation to ensure his patients receive the most practical and functional care.
Ahmed has since completed his Master’s degree in Kinesiology at UBC.

Ahmed speaks English and Arabic.

Maggie Leong

 Kinesiologist

Maggie graduated from UBC with a major in Kinesiology and a minor in Psychology. Growing up, she has participated in various sports with a particular focus on ballet and swimming. She is passionate about working collaboratively with clients, helping them achieve and sustain active and healthy lifestyles. Maggie also has experience working intimately with special needs children as a Behavioral Interventionist during her undergraduate years.

In her spare time, Maggie finds delight in exploring various restaurants around the city with her friends and family. Additionally, she takes pleasure in experimenting with various cuisines and creating hearty dishes at home.

Maggie speaks Cantonese, Mandarin, and English.

Viktoriia More

Bodyworker

Viktoriia is a bodyworker with over 30 years of experience. She is enthusiastic about helping others and
pays special attention to her patient’s needs.

Viktoriia has a diverse set of treatments including
acupressure, lymphatic massage, relaxation massages, reflexology and cupping.

For leisure, Viktoriia enjoys reading, music, and volunteering her time with newly arrived immigrants in
BC.

Viktoriia speaks English and Ukrainian.

Vicky Shih

Clinic Manager

Greeting you with a welcoming smile is our lovely receptionist, Vicky! Her fluency in English, Mandarin and Cantonese has helped connect many patients, so don’t be afraid to reach out.

In her spare time, Vicky can be found soaking up the sun at local beaches and searching for the world’s yummiest cookie! Outside of The Motion Lab, she is utilizing her talents by offering permanent makeup over at @fawn.and.ink .

Vicky speaks Mandarin and English.

Andrea Wong

Administrator   

With over 8 years of experience working as a medical office assistant, we are thrilled to have Andrea! She’s passionate about making every appointment a smooth and memorable visit.

When the day is done, Andrea participates in a variety of athletics including Kung Fu and Chinese Lion Dance. She enjoys the complex and creative tasks of home renovations, which she tackles alongside her husband.

Andrea speaks Cantonese and English.

Janice Mui​

Administrator

Extending a cheerful welcome, here is our receptionist, Janice! As an initial contact, she speaks
Cantonese, Mandarin and English which can deliver support to many patients.

In her free time, Janice modifies recipes to a healthier formulation with her experience in food science.
She enjoys reading travel channels as she is a travelholic!

Nicholas Lee

Administrator

Nicholas is a current kinesiology student at UBC and is striving to continue his studies in either
physiotherapy or chiropractic after graduation. A former competitive swimmer back in Hong Kong, Nick
continues to swim every morning! There is a high likelihood that you can bump into him at the UBC
Aquatic Center! Nicholas’ previous work experience has provided him opportunities to collaborate well
with patients and the team at The Motion Lab.

When Nick is not swimming or studying, you can find him snacking on anything sweet or listening to
Final Fantasy music!

Nicholas speaks Cantonese, English and Mandarin.

Benedict Tam

Administrator & Social Media

Our social media member Ben is responsible for overseeing our media outlets such as Instagram and Facebook.

Besides keeping you all up to date with clinic information, Ben appreciates his time outdoors. Whether it is backpacking, hiking or setting up camp, his attitude towards exploration continues to grow!

Outside of The Motion Lab, Ben appreciates a good cup of coffee, coupled by his interest in photography and weightlifting! Check out our Instagram page @themotionlabbc to see all of Ben’s work
and to stay in-touch with the clinic!

Ben speaks Tagalog and English.

Stanford Hugo Chang Chow

Therapy Coach

Stan the Man has earned his pseudonym from years of charming patients and providing excellent
patient care. He is a support dog by trade but has transcended into a spiritual healer in recent years.
Stanford enjoys being pet and prefers to company of women.


Stan speaks bark and whine.

PorkChop Chow

Therapy Coach

2006 – 2023

Porkchop continues to extend and build on his spiritual journey. Known as the Tony Robbins of the canine world, 

He is happily living in doggy heaven. You are missed and we all love you dearly Porkchop! ❤️

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