Message from Ryan Carnahan, DCH

Ryan is a Homeopath with a background in Traditional Chinese Medicine, Registered Massage Therapy, botanical medicine, energy medicine, and various manual therapies such as Osteopathy. He started practice in 1994 and owns Mountain Vista Health Centre with his wife Dr. Kira Frketich, ND. Ryan is the author of Body: The Essentials of Health and Wellness and four eBooks in the Healer at Home Series. He is passionate about practicing and teaching natural medicine and spending time with his daughter Grace. With over 20 years of experience in natural medicine, his goal is to help you live your life to the fullest.

Professional Qualifications


  • Homeopath 1998 – present
  • Member of The Academy of Naturopaths and Naturotherapists 2005 – present
  • Member of The BC Society of Homeopaths 2001 – 2012
  • Vancouver Homeopathic Academy 1995 – 1999
  • Diploma of Classical Homeopathy
  • Homeopathic Master Clinician Course 2000 – 2002
  • International Millenium Conference Mumbai, India 2000
  • Traditional Chinese Medicine

  • Academy of Classical Oriental Sciences, Doctor of traditional Chinese medicine program 2011 – 2013
  • Registered Massage Therapy

  • Registered Massage Therapist 1994 – present
  • Graduate of the Canadian College of Massage and Hydrotherapy 1992 – 1994
  • Post-graduate studies in: Mechanical Link Osteopathy (full curriculum), Cranial Sacral Therapy, Visceral Manipulation, Bowen Technique, MBFD® Postural Exercise, Orthobionomy, Muscle Energy Technique, Neuromuscular Massage
  • Energy Medicine

  • TBM (Total Body Modification), Energy Grounding, Body Harmonization™, Bio-kinetics™, Touch for Health Kinesiology™
  • Herbal Medicine

  • Graduate of The East/West School of Planetary Herbology Professional Herbalist Program 2008 – 2010