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 past decade, she has studied with international leaders in such fields as Diagnostics, Fertility, Obstetrics, and Reproductive Medicine. She continues to deepen her knowledge and cultivate her skills through on-going post-graduate professional development.
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, is a Fellow of the American Board of Oriental Reproductive Medicine (FABORM), and a member of the Obstetrical Acupuncture Association (OBAA). She is also past executive coordinator of the TCM Association of BC (TCMABC).
As a regular practitioner of Mindfulness Meditation since 2005, Alda is a facilitator of Mindfulness-based programs and women’s groups. Go to www.mindfulnessforfertility.com for more information on current programs.
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
OBAA - Obstetrical Acupuncture Association
NADA - National Acupuncture Detoxification Association