Dr. Alda Ngo is a registered Doctor of TCM with the College of Traditional Chinese Medicine and Acupuncture of BC (CTCMA of BC). After completing her Bachelor of Science degree in General Biology at UBC, she studied at the International College of Traditional Chinese Medicine in Vancouver, where she completed the Doctor of TCM program.
Alda has been practicing TCM since 2005 and has been a part of the family at Acubalance Wellness Centre since 2007. Over the last number of years, she has furthered her studies and deepened her TCM practice with international leaders in such fields as Diagnostics, Fertility, Obstetrics, and Reproductive Medicine.
She has volunteered locally working with children with disabilities and internationally as part of a health outreach initiative with women’s groups in Guatemala. Her TCM studies also brought her to China, where she completed a practicum at the Anhui University Hospital of TCM in Hefei.
Alda currently sits on the Quality Assurance Committee of the CTCMA of BC and is a Fellow of the American Board of Oriental Reproductive Medicine (FABORM), a member of the Fertile Souls Clinical Excellence in Fertility Professionals (CEFP), and a member of the Canadian Association for Oriental Obstetrical Medicine (CAOOM). She is also past executive coordinator and current member of the TCM Association of BC (TCMABC).
Alda is a facilitator of mind/body-based programs and women’s groups. She is also a regular practitioner of yoga and mindfulness meditation in the tradition of Thich Nhat Hanh. It is her aspiration to help support patients on their journeys toward balance and the continual cultivation of overall well-being. Alda lives in Vancouver with her husband Sean and their son Tien.
Accreditations and Professional Development
Dr.TCM Registered Doctor of Traditional Chinese Medicine
R.TCMP Registered Practitioner of Traditional Chinese Medicine
R.Ac Registered Acupuncturist
B.Sc Bachelor of Science in General Biology (UBC)
DTCM Diploma in Doctor of Traditional Chinese Medicine
FABORM Fellow of the American Board of Reproductive Medicine (ABORM)
CEFP Clinical Excellence in Fertility Professionals
CAOOM Canadian Association of Oriental Obstetrical Medicine
NADA National Acupuncture Detoxification Association