Mary Wong has been in practice for over 27 years. She is the founder and director of ALIVE Holistic Health Clinic, best selling author, certified High Performance and Wellness coach, creator and host of Fertility Talks, international speaker, and acupuncturist. As a Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) practitioner and former IVF patient who struggled with infertility, she has made it her life’s mission to transform lives by bridging the gap between Eastern and Western medicine.
She sat on the Ontario government’s appointed expert panel for Infertility and Adoption. The report of this panel laid the groundwork for IVF funding in Ontario.
Mary graduated from McMaster University with a biological science degree and then received her doctorate in Traditional Chinese Medicine at the Canadian College of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine in Victoria, BC in 1993. She is a member of the College of Traditional Chinese Medicine Practitioners and Acupuncturists of Ontario, Canadian Fertility and Andrology Society, Certified High Performance Coach. As a sought out speaker, she has lectured at various hospitals, institutions and companies including fertility centres across Canada and the US, the Canadian Fertility Show, CFAS, Canadian Breast Cancer Society, Google, and Unilever.
Mary is the author of Pathways to Pregnancy: Personal Stories and Practical Advice for Your Fertility Journey on Amazon’s #1 Best Seller list. She was featured in Talks at Google, Glow Magazine, Mama Glow, Today’s Toronto Mom, Canadian Family, CTV’s Your Morning Show, Best Health Magazine Canada, She Does The City, Now Magazine, and Toronto Star. Mary has also been featured in a number of podcasts and radio shows such as The New Family, Fertility Friday, Mark Brennae CFAX 1070, and Businesses in Bloom.