Dr. Franklyn Shi Chen
Six generations of Dr. Franklyn Shi Chen’s family have been Doctors of Traditional Chinese Medicine. This family history of medicine goes back hundreds of years. After centuries of closely guarding their treasured family medical knowledge, Dr. Chen is proud to share his knowledge and experience with students and continue using traditional medicine to help his patients.
After obtaining his Ph.D. in Acupuncture & TCM from Heilongjiang University of Chinese Medicine, Dr. Chen specialized in the areas of infertility, allergies, and pain management. He has spent the last forty years successfully treating hundreds-of-thousands of patients with various illnesses and conditions, passionately teaching Traditional Chinese Medicine, and advocating for acceptance of alternative medicine.
Due to his positive treatment results, he has built a global reputation as a TCM expert and many of his patients are referred to him by family doctors and specialists.
Dr. Chen is one of the distinguished founders of the Canadian College of Acupuncture & TCM, where he teaches acupuncture, acupressure, nutrition and Qi Gong (self-healing exercise), etc.
A regular interview expert in local, national, and international media, Dr. Chen is also an in-demand speaker, spending much of his time presenting his research and exchanging knowledge with other practitioners at national and international medicine conferences. He is the first to present his research on using Traditional Chinese Medicine and Acupuncture in treating multiple chemical sensitivity.
And, in addition to his work at conferences, in clinic, and in the classroom, Dr. Chen serves as president and vice president of several international and national professional acupuncture and Traditional Chinese Medicine associations; including as the president of the Acupuncture & Naturopathy Association of Nova Scotia. Dr. Chen is currently the Vice Chairman of the Specialty Committee of Trocar of World Federation of Chinese Medicine Societies and an Executive Council Member of the Specialty Committee of Medicated Diet and Dietopathy of World Federation of Chinese Medicine Societies.
Dr. Chen is an extremely experienced and well-respected instructor and a world-renowned doctor of TCM. He has dedicated his professional life to bringing the healing power of Traditional Chinese Medicine to the world.