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dr. alda ngo, edmonton acupuncture fertility specialist has been helping people with infertility, IVF & pregnancy support since 2005.

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Dr. Alda Xuan-Mai Ngo

B.Sc., Dr.TCM, FABORM, OBAAM

Dr. Alda Ngo is a registered Doctor of TCM with the College of Traditional Chinese Medicine and Acupuncture of BC (CTCMA of BC) and a registered Acupuncturist with the College and Association of Acupuncturists of Alberta (CAAA.) 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.

In 2007, she began her specialization in reproductive medicine at Acubalance Wellness Centre, a leading integrative clinic, internationally known for treating infertility, pregnancy and reproductive health.  She is grateful for the opportunity to have mentored with Dr. Lorne Brown, for over 11 years, during which time she has also furthered her studies with international leaders in such fields as Diagnostics, Fertility, Obstetrics & Integrated Reproductive Medicine.

She continues to deepen her knowledge & cultivate her skills through on-going post-graduate professional development.

She has volunteered locally working with children with disabilities & 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 became a fellow of the American Board of Reproductive Medicine (ABORM) in 2008. She is currently a Quality Assurance advisor for the CTCMA of BC & a member of the Obstetrical Acupuncture Association (OBAA). She is also past executive coordinator of the former TCM Association of BC (TCMABC).

Alda has worked as an acupuncturist on-site at Olive Fertility Centre, Pacific Centre for Reproductive Medicine (PCRM), Genesis Fertility Centre & the former UBC Centre for Reproductive Health in Vancouver.

As a long-time practitioner of Mindfulness Meditation, Alda is a facilitator of Mindfulness-based programs & women’s groups. Please go to www.mindfulnessforfertility.com for more information on current programs.


Alda’s own fertility story
 deeply informs her practice with patients. It is her aspiration to help support patients on their journeys toward balance & the continual cultivation of overall well-being. Alda is living in Edmonton, Alberta with her husband Sean & their son Tien. She is happy to be continuing her practice at Whole Family Health.

 

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