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Airdrie Acupuncturist | Monique Ruchkall, RAC, Doctor of Acupuncture, Dip TCM


Dr. Monique Ruchkall received her certificate of clinical training in acupuncture and Chinese herbs from the Zhe Jiang University of Traditional Chinese Medicine in Hangzhou, China in 2006. She also graduated from the Alberta College of Acupuncture and Traditional Chinese Medicine (ACATCM) in 2006 with a double diploma in Acupuncture and Traditional Chinese Medicine and became a Registered Acupuncturist in 2007 and has practiced at Release Chiropractic and Wellness since 2009. Prior to pursuing traditional Chinese medicine she finished her wholistic therapist diploma from the Wild Rose College and in 2002 received her diploma in natural nutrition (R.H.N.) from the Canadian School of Natural Nutrition (CSNN).

Acupuncture Treats a Variety of Conditions

Acupuncture is recognized by the WHO in treating a variety of conditions and has been proven to be effective in the treatment of pain, headaches, migraines, depression, allergies, musculoskeletal pain and tightness, women’s menstrual problems and menopause, and digestive problems to name a few. She also treats Qi Beauty and received her certification in 2014( to help treat facial pain and paralysis and also to treat cosmetically to reduce wrinkles and the effects of aging.

Dr. Monique’s Passions

Dr. Monique loves treating with acupuncture, including AA (Abdominal Acupuncture), Master Tung, auricular medicine (needles and seeds), cupping, Gua Sha, electrical stimulation, herbal medicine, Qi Beauty, and she also uses infrared heat. She enjoys taking new courses to broaden her knowledge and expertise in Traditional Chinese Medicine and in Acupuncture. Dr. Monique believes that prevention is the key to living a long and healthy life and it’s never too late to begin on the path to wellness.

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