Shyama looks forward to joining the team at Womb To Wings. She brings over 12 years of experience as a Registered Acupuncturist & Chinese Herbalist. After graduating from the University of Victoria with a B.A. in Anthropology & Art History, she went on to pursue a Doctorate in Traditional Chinese Medicine from The Canadian College Of Acupuncture & Oriental Medicine in Victoria, BC. As part of her training, she completed an internship in China in the Traditional Chinese Hospitals of both Cheng Du and Anhui Universities.
Shyama’s practice of meditation & mindfulness bring a unique & compassionate approach to her practice. She focuses on three main areas: balancing mind, body & spirit. She encourages her patients to take a proactive and preventative approach to their health & emotional wellness. She provides guidance & education about diet, lifestyle, & self care. She is committed to supporting them on their healing journey & helping them achieve an optimum quality of life.
Although Shyama has a special interest & advanced education in gynecology, fertility enhancement, & pregnancy/obstetrical care, she will treat all family members with Acupuncture & Traditional Chinese Medicine