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Dr. Lynda Smith

Dr. Lynda Smith: Recognized Doctor Acupuncture Calgary

Dr. Lynda Smith: Recognized Doctor Acupuncture Calgary

Lynda Smith C.H., R.Ac., TCMD

Looking to nature to help heal one's ailments is a lesson that Lynda was taught at a very young age. Everything from making an onion and goose grease poultice to help relieve lung congestion, to wrapping up in layers to promote sweating so toxins would be eliminated were practiced in her family environment. Home remedy and Chinese food books could be found in the home bookcase along with Gray's Anatomy and The Complete Medical Guide. This all helped inspire a thirst for knowledge in the alternative health field.
Meet Dr. Smith

About Dr. Lynda Smith

Dr. Lynda Smith 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.

To broaden her skill base Dr. Smith continued on and received extensive training in Herbology, Iridology, as well as in nutrition, homeopathy and digestive care, all which she has practiced for the last 20 years. In September 2010, Dr. Smith graduated from the Alberta College of Acupuncture and Traditional Chinese Medicine as a Doctor of Acupuncture and TCM.

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.

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 spreads her time between the Integrative Health Centre 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.