Dr. Kyle Picard
Doctor of Acupuncture
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Dr. Kyle Picard is a rising star in the field of acupuncture and traditional Chinese medicine. He is a registered acupuncturist (R.Ac) and Doctor of Traditional Chinese Medicine (Dr.TCM) with a passion for learning and a commitment to providing high-quality, individualized care to his patients.
Dr. Picard’s education includes a diploma in acupuncture and a diploma in Traditional Chinese Medicine from the Alberta College of Acupuncture and Traditional Chinese Medicine (ACATCM). He has also expanded his knowledge through MacEwan University’s Holistic Health program and advanced clinical internships at China’s Yunnan University of Chinese Medicine and Jiangxi University of Chinese Medicine.
In addition to his formal education, Dr. Picard has studied with some of the most respected figures in the field of TCM, including the late Dr. Richard Tan, founder of the Balance Method of Acupuncture, and Dr. Liu-Chun Huang, a world-renowned Auricular Medicine legend. He has also worked closely with Dr. Chen Rixin, a living legend in TCM known for his innovative methods with heat-sensitive moxibustion. Dr. Picard is considered one of the leading experts in moxibustion in Canada.
Dr. Picard is also an active participant in the Community Health Intervention Program (CHIP), a collaborative program between ACATCM and the University of Calgary, which reviewed the value complementary health practices can add to low-income and marginalized individuals in Calgary.
Dr. Picard’s commitment to community and compassion is reflected in his work as a passionate instructor and his regular participation in community outreach hosted by the Huatuo Clinic. He values the depth and history of traditional Chinese medicine and is dedicated to sharing its benefits with his patients.
Outside of his work, Dr. Picard enjoys cycling and exploring the natural beauty of Calgary’s river valley trails and Nose Hill Park.
Overall, Dr. Kyle Picard is a highly knowledgeable and dedicated practitioner of traditional Chinese medicine, with a commitment to ongoing learning and a deep sense of compassion for his patients and community.