James Fu

James Fu

James Fu has practiced TCM and acupuncture for more than 20 years, meanwhile he has published papers and books through his active involvement in research and education. He enjoys teaching and practicing. Moreover, he promotes TCM and acupuncture to the mainstream society through clinical and academic activities, conferences/seminars, and media exposure. He has helped the government to establish the professional standards of TCM and acupuncture practice in Ontario as a council member of CTCMPAO.

Together with other team members in AC99 Health Centres, he is willing to dedicate his clinical experiences and skills and the compassion to serve his clients for their optimal health and long life.


1979 – 1984    

Admitted to a five-year full time traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) program at Jiangxi University of TCM, Nanchang, China. Completed all courses and graduated with honors. Obtained a Bachelor Degree of Medicine in TCM.

1984 – 1987

Passed a set of national rigorous examinations and enrolled in a graduate program of TCM acupuncture at the Graduate School, China Academy of TCM, Beijing, China, the top research institution of TCM in China. Earned a Master’s Degree of Acupuncture.

1987 – 1995

Worked in the Institute of Acupuncture and Moxibustion, China Academy of TCM, Beijing, after graduation. Involved in acupuncture teaching, research and clinical activities. 

1995 – 1996

Awarded Fellowship of the World Health Organization and Selected as a Visiting Scientist to University of Maryland at Baltimore Medical School. Joined a acupuncture research project from the National Institute of Health, USA.

1997 – 2004

Taught a four-year full time acupuncture program at the Michener Institute of Applied Health Sciences. Treated patients in its teaching clinics using TCM acupuncture.

2000 – 2004

Practiced TCM acupuncture at Mt. Sinai Hospital Wasser Pain Management Center, the first acupuncture clinic in a mainstream Canadian hospital.

2004 – 2008

Taught a TCM program of continuing education at Ryerson University.

2006 – 2009

Studied at Massage Therapy Program of Centennial College in Toronto and graduated with honors. Registered as RMT.

2008 – 2013

Appointed and re-appointed by the Ministry of Health Ontario as a council member of the College of TCM Practitioners and Acupuncturists of Ontario (CTCMPAO)

2009 – Present

Invited to join the team of AC99 Health Centres