Dr. Lynda Smith

Dr. Lynda Smith, Calgary Chinese Medicine Doctor and Acupuncture

Dr. Lynda Smith, Calgary Chinese Medicine Doctor and Acupuncture

Lynda Smith – Doctor of Traditional Chinese Medicine

Looking to nature to help heal one's ailments is a lesson that Dr. Lynda Smith was taught at a very young age. Everything from relieving lung congestion with an onion and goose grease poultice to releasing toxins by wrapping up in layers to promote sweating were practiced in her family environment. Dr. Smith is a Chinese medicine doctor and expert in acupuncture and the alternative health field. Home remedy and Chinese food books are found in her home bookcase along with Gray's Anatomy and The Complete Medical Guide. Her thirst for knowledge and experience as a doctor of traditional Chinese medicine helps patients find safe alternatives for their health and wellness.
Meet Dr. Smith

About Dr. Lynda Smith, Chinese medicine doctor

Dr. Lynda Smith is a doctor of traditional Chinese medicine that has extensive training in herbology, iridology, as well as in nutrition, homeopathy and digestive care. She started her highly regarded career in the health field in 1995. Her main focus was in relaxation and sports therapy, which gave her the opportunity to work with athletes from across Canada.

In September 2010, Dr. Smith graduated from the Alberta College of Acupuncture and Traditional Chinese Medicine as a Doctor of Acupuncture and TCM. She is a leader in acupuncture in Calgary alternative health care.

Always striving to improve her skills and knowledge, Dr. Smith's interests have guided her studies in various directions. She received the first level of Auricular Medicine from the Auricular Medicine International Research and Training, taught by the highly regarded Dr. Li-Chuan Huang and Dr. William S. Huang. She also has advanced her training in Acupuncture Sports Medicine (with Whitfield Reaves), in 5 Element Acupuncture (with Professor Neil Gumnick), and received her designation of ADS (Acupuncture Detox Specialist) through the National Acupuncture and Detox Association.

In the spring of 2018, Dr. Smith received her first level certification on heat sensitive transmitting moxibustion under the renowned Dr. Chen Rixin.

Dr. Smith is a registered member with the College and Association of Acupuncturists of Alberta (CAAA), National Acupuncture Detox Association (NADA) and Acupuncture Without Borders (AWB).

Dr. Smith splits her time between the Integrative Health Centre as a Chinese medicine doctor and the Alberta College of Acupuncture and Traditional Chinese Medicine. She also offers services at the Alpha House, where she administers acupuncture based on the NADA protocol to people suffering from addictions. Book an appointment to meet Dr. Smith – Integrative Health Centre’s Chinese medicine doctor.