Your Care Team

Our Front Desk

Our knowledgeable admin staff is dedicated to making you feel welcome and at home during every interaction at Acubalance.

Our Practitioners

You can put your trust in our team of natural fertility specialists. Our practitioners are all qualified Doctors of Traditional Chinese Medicine (DR TCM) and have extensive postgraduate training and experience in Chinese Reproductive Medicine and IVF support. Acubalance has some of the longest standing practitioners certified by the American Board of Reproductive Medicine.

Dr. Lorne Brown B.Sc, CA, Dr. TCM, FABORM, CHt

Dr. Lorne Brown is the founder and clinical director of Acubalance Wellness Centre, the first Traditional Chinese Medicine clinic in British Columbia dedicated to reproductive health and fertility.  Dr. Brown has appeared as a fertility expert on TV, Radio, magazines and newspapers including the Globe and Mail and Macleans Magazine. A complete list can be found below. 



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

Dr. Emilie Salomons Dr TCM, FABORM, CAOOM, DOULA
"I am passionate about helping people create the family they dreamed of, including having healthy, positive pregnancies and birth experiences, regardless of age, income, race or orientation. I am also very enthusiastic about helping women...
Dr. Ryan Funk Dr TCM, FABORM

Dr. Ryan Funk graduated as a Doctor of Traditional Chinese Medicine from the International College of Traditional Chinese Medicine in Vancouver, BC. He then pursued postgraduate studies, completing 500 hours in Gynecology and Internal Medicine at the Anhui Hospital of TCM, Hefei City, China.

Dr. Kali MacIsaac - Naturopath Vancouver BC ND, HBSc

“I am willing to challenge the idea that health equals the absence of disease, and I am interested in pushing the boundaries of what's possible in order to help my patients achieve their highest potential.  I’m here to help you find out why.”

Dr. Kali MacIsaac is a registered...

Bronwyn Melville B.A, R.Ac., R.Tcm.P, FABORM

Bronwyn Melville is a registered practitioner of Traditional Chinese Medicine. After completing an English degree at the University of Calgary, she attended the International College of Traditional Chinese Medicine in Vancouver, graduating from the program in 2002.


Christina Cecconi R.TCM.P, FABORM, B.Des

“Chinese medicine, for me, is an incredibly relevant resource we can draw upon to elevate our quality of life as well as optimize our health and vitality”

Christina is a Registered Traditional Chinese Medicine Practitioner with the College of Traditional Chinese Medicine Practitioners and Acupuncturist of British Columbia. She completed the 5 year Doctor of Traditional Chinese Medicine...

Kathleen Lee R.TCMP, FABORM, L.Ac., MTCM, B.S.



"I love to utilize the wisdom of the east and blend them with the innovations of the...