Dr. Lydia Hou has been a Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) practitioner since 1984 after receiving her degree in China. Since then, she has practiced TCM in both the hospital and clinic settings in China, the United States, and Canada. She holds certifications from various regulatory bodies, including Registered Acupuncturist in Alberta of Canada, Licensed Holistic Practitioner by Toronto Municipal Licensing, Certified and designated Diplomat in Acupuncture and TCM by US National Certification and Oriental Medicine ( NCCAOM), and Certified Acupuncturist and Herbalist by California Medical Board. She has earned the title of “Senior TCM Physician” in China with her extensive years of experience.
She is committed to continuous professional development and using the latest and best technologies and techniques for her patients to achieve the maximum benefit. Recently, she has started using the EAV point atlas with ACCU-O-MATIC® SP SERIES to treat Bell’s Palsy without needle.
Dr. Hou is a published author of articles on mind and body wellness in scientific public health journals in China. She has a special interest in the relationship between mental and physical health. Dr. Hou also specializes in the treatment of:
- Sports injuries
- Various conditions of the nervous system, e.g. tinnitus, dizziness, vertigo, facial palsy
- Raynaud’s Syndrome
- Irritable Bowel Syndrome
- Stress, depression, and anxiety
- Headaches, including migraines
- Infertility (female and male)
- Hormonal imbalance, including PMS
- Weight control
- Immune function
- Recovery after Chemo & Radiation Therapy.
Dr. Hou has been an active participant in the Sherwood Park community since moving here in 2004. In her spare time, she enjoys traveling and hiking with her husband and children.
Visit Dr. Hou's website here: http://sherwoodparkacupuncture.ca/home.aspx