Director of Health First
Manager of Health First
- Medical & TCM Doctor in China
- Manual Osteopathic Therapist
- Registered Acupuncturist in AB & BC
- Certified Shockwave Therapist
- Practice Jiangsuxing united Chinese and Western Medicine Hospital
- Practice Jinling Royal TCM Clinic
- Master's degree in Nanjing
University of TCM
- 20 yrs clinical experiences in
Canada, China and South Korea
- Hockey Assist Coach
and Team Doctor
- Life Guard & Adventure Medic
- Certified Esthetician
- Member of International Beauty
- Master's degree of Education
- Certified Korean Language Teacher
in Seoul National University
- Certified Teacher in South Korea
Dr. Ryder Chung
Dr. Ryder CHUNG
TCMD, RAc, MOT, MSc., OMD
Doctor of Traditional Chinese Medicine (includes training in Western medicine and pharmacology, China)
Acupucnture & Herbal Medicine Specialist trained in Jiang Su Hospital of Western & Chinese Medicine
Manual Osteopathic Therapist
Certified Shockwave Therapist
Director and Practitioner of Health First Clinic in Strathmore, AB
Vice-director of Baiknianjigi(百年知己) Oriental Medicine Clinic, South Korea
Apprenticeship and combined fellowship in Guojia De Ming Yi(National Treasure old TCM doctors of China) Jiangsu provincial hospital & Nanjing municipal hospital of TCM
Practiced as a TCM doctor at Jinling Royal TCM Clinic, China
Clinical Practicum and Residency for 3 years at JiangSu Provincial Hospital, China
Master's Degree in TCM integrated with Western Medicine from Nanjing University of Chinese Medicine (China)
Registered Acupuncturist of AB and BC
Member of CAAA
Member of CTCMA
Member of CMMOTA
Member of Korean medicine Pharmacopuncture Association
Published his thesis and clinic research 'Treating Knee Osteoarthritis with Acupuncture and Moxibustion'
Published Case studies about Infertility, Dysmenorrhea, Frozen shoulder, SI joint dysfunction, Pelvic floor pain, Plantar fasciitis, Tension headache, Fibromyalgia
Dr. Chung is a Professional Acupuncture & Herbal Medicine Specialist and TCM
Doctor in various aspects in Traditional Chinese Medicine (Medical Doctor in
The Director and Practitioner of Health First Clinic Strathmore in Canada and Vice-director of Baiknianjigi(百年知己) Oriental Medicine Clinic in South Korea, Dr. Ryder Chung completed 8 years of extensive education and clinical training from China.
Dr. Chung effectively treats patients for many conditions such as Chronic fatigue, Neck, Shoulder, Back & Hip Pains, Sports Injury, Concussion, Stress, Headache, Migraine, Insomnia and Depression. His specialty includes Neuro - Musculoskeletal, Gastrointestinal, Gynecological disorders (Osteoarthritis / Tendonitis / Bursitis/ Herniated Disc / Carpal Tunnel / Tennis Elbow / Sports Injury (Concussion, sprain, strain) / Rotator Cuff / Gastritis / Acid reflux / Chronic Colitis / Indigestion / IBS / Constipation / Menopause / Infertility / Pre & Post natal care / Menstruation disorder / Allergic Sinusitis / Sciatica / Fibromyalgia / Stroke Rehabilitation / Immune Disorder / Tinnitus / Vertigo and so on.)
He has practiced for 3 years in the Jiangsu hospital, the biggest hospital in the province, China, which has 10,000 patients visiting per day and over 20 different departments. He has practiced for 3 years in Nanjing municipal hospital of TCM and practiced in Guojidang Clinic, Jinling Royal TCM Clinic(China), Baiknianjigi clinic (South Korea). Currently he has been working at his own clinic, HealthFirst (Canada).
He brings strong clinical skills and experiences from various different
departments (radiology, endocrinology, dermatology, gynecology,
gastroenterology, neuro-internal medicine, tuina, phrenology and pediatrics).
He has also completed the combined fellowship in several “GuoJia De Ming Yi (national treasure old TCM doctors of China)” with various different specializations for many years. In Korea, he conducted comparative studies in traditional Chinese and Korean medicine practices while treating patients with other TCM doctors.
He has 20 years clinical experiences in China, Korea and Canada. And he has excellent needling techniques, rich clinical experiences for herbal medicine and his expertise will ensure you a safe, natural, effective, relaxed and pain free treatment without side effect.
Dr. Chung has defended and published his Master’s Degree thesis and Clinic research, Treating Knee Osteoarthritis with Acupuncture and Moxibustion.
He is Manual Osteopathic Therapist and take holistic approach and assessment, focus on mobilizing, balancing and adjusting bones, joints, muscles, fascia and internal organs with hundreds different gentle manual techniques.
He is Certified Shockwave Therapist.