Jiman Ryu, R.TCM.P., R.Ac.

Jiman Ryu

Jiman Ryu is a registered acupuncturist and a registered Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) practitioner in British Columbia (R.TCM.P., R.Ac., CTCMA). He is a graduate of PCU College of Holistic Medicine in Burnaby. Jiman has two Bachelor’s degrees. He obtained a BS in oriental medicine and healthcare from Wonkwang Digital University and BSc in computer science from Hanyang University, South Korea.

Jiman has a specialty in pain management, TCM psychology, pediatrics, gynecology, and immune-related health conditions. The conditions that he has been successfully treated with include:

  • Musculoskeletal disorders such as low-back pain, shoulder pain, neck pain, and joints pain;
  • Psychological conditions, namely anxiety, insomnia, depression, mood swing and panic disorder;
  • Pediatrics, e.g. immune and growth-related symptoms for children and youth such as colic, sleep disorder, tic disorders, rhinitis, common cold and flu;
  • Gynecological conditions including menstruation disorders, infertility, and menopause symptoms;
  • & immune-related health conditions.

He never stops studying for his patients. He is passionate about studying herbal formulas that are proven to be safe and effective based on accumulated medical cases. He completed one year course twice with the Traditional Eastern Medicine Formula Institution in L.A.. He continues to upgrade his knowledge and skills by exchanging information with 2,500 practitioners with the Traditional Eastern Medicine Academic Network in North America and Korea.


2018 Founder and Practitioner of Ryu Clinic Community Acupuncture and TCM in Port Moody, B.C.
2015 Obtained Registered Traditional Chinese Medicine Practitioner(R.TCM.P) in B.C.
2015 Practitioner of Limina Wellness in New Westminster, B.C.
2013 Founder and Practitioner of JimanTreatsWell Acupuncture and Herb Clinic in Coquitlam, B.C.
2013 Obtained Registered Acupuncturist(R.Ac) in B.C.

Education Background

2010-2013 Traditional Chinese Medicine Program at PCU college of Holistic Medicine, Canada
2010-2011 B.S. of Oriental Medicine & Healthcare, Wonkwang Digital University, Korea
2000 B.S. of Computer Science, Hanyang University, Korea

Professional Membership

Since 2024 Member of NAANA(Neuromuscular Acupotomy Association Of North America)
Since 2023 Member of AAAMA(American Acupuncture & Alternative Medicine Association)
Since 2023 Member of KOMAA(Korean Oriental Medicine and Acupuncturist Association of BC)
Since 2018 Member of TEM(Traditional Eastern Medicine), TEMFI(TEM Formula Institution)
Since 2017 Member of Acupoint and Regeneration Injection Association of British Columbia ARIABC
Since 2015 Member of Society for Acupuncture Injection Therapy (SAIT)
Since 2015 Registered Member of College of Traditional Chinese Medicine Practitioners of British Columbia CTCMA
Since 2013 Member of Association of TCM and Acupuncture of BC ATCMA
Since 2013 BC Eastern Medicine Society
Since 2012 Registered Member of College of Traditional Chinese Medicine Acupuncturists of British Columbia CTCMA

Other Experiencess

2014-2018 Acupuncturist at Limina Wellness, New Westminster, BC Canada
2014-2018 Founder and practitioner of JimanTreatsWell Acupuncture, Coquitlam, BC Canada
2013-2014 Dahnmudo(healing martial art) instructor at Kushala Yoga, Port Moody, BC Canada
2007-2010 Software developer at NCSoft, South Korea.
2000-2006 Software developer at HandySoft, South Korea.

Oliviah(Yeonha) Kim, R.Ac., R.M.T.


Oliviah Kim is a registered acupuncturist (R.A.) with CTCMA and a Registered Massage Therapist (RMT) with CMTBC. She is passionate about deep tissue massage to treat body pain and to release stress. She uses massage techniques learned from both disciplines. They include Tui-Na massage therapy, cupping, moxibustion, aromatherapy, and lymph drainage.