Interested in starting your own entrepreneurial journey in health and wellness but unsure what to expect? Then read up on our interview with Dr. Victor Wong, Owner of Sincere Clinic, located in Calgary, AB, Canada.
What's your business, and who are your customers?
Sincere Clinic provides acupuncture, traditional chinese medicine, energy balancing, and natural health care for all ages of the general public.
Tell us about yourself
The clinic was established in 1994 by Wong's brother. Dr. Victor Wong is an Acupuncturist registered in Alberta and a Traditional Chinese Medical Doctor. He was trained in Hong Kong under the supervision of his father, Dr. Kwok L. Wong, about 40 years ago. He has been in private practice in Canada since 1994. Utilizing all components of traditional chinese medicine – acupuncture, meditation, therapeutic exercise, herbs – Dr. Wong helps patients let go of their stress, worries, fear, and anger, all the components of life- and lifestyle-threatening illnesses. He has treated such ailments as allergies, depression, fibromyalgia, chronic fatigue, migraines, pain, and indigestion, to name but a few. Dr. Victor Wong uses a blend of energy balancing procedures from Acupuncture, Traditional Chinese Medicine, homeopathy, and kinesiology disciplines to achieve energy balance.
The emphasis is on results. He is actively involved in promoting the professional practice of Traditional Chinese Medicine in Alberta. He is a member of the College of Acupuncturists of Alberta, Alberta Association of Acupuncturists, and Traditional Chinese Medical Doctors. Dr. King Wong was born to a family with a long history of the practice of TCM. He has been an Instructor & Supervisor of the Acupuncture & TCM program at the Grant MacEwan University in Edmonton, AB, and has dedicated his life to exploring the secrets between body healing energy (Qi) and health. Dr. Wong graduated from the Guangzhou University of Traditional Chinese Medicine with a Bachelor's degree in Medicine. He is also a Gold Medal Taichi competitor and one of the few people who are able to teach external Qi technique’s in North America.
What's your biggest accomplishment as a business owner?
Dr. Wong helps thousands of people who did not receive the answers they needed from their former care providers.
What's one of the hardest things that come with being a business owner?
The hardest thing is to get people to try our service.
What are the top tips you'd give to anyone looking to start, run and grow a business today?
- Be courageous.
- Ready for working long hours and little holidays.
- Creative thinking.
Where can people find you and your business?
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