These are officially certified instructors of the Nine Dragon Methods in Toronto.


Jan Carstoniu, MD, FRCP (C)
Head Instructor

Dr. Carstoniu is a founding member of the Toronto Nine Dragon Bagua school. Prior to beginning his study of these practices in 1997, he had trained in Jiu-Jitsu and Taijiquan.

He has worked as a licensed psychologist and has been a medical specialist since 1992. When not walking around the Bagua circle, he maintains a practice in the management of chronic pain. The knowledge he has obtained through his Bagua studies is being utilized in his practice with patients. For more information about this, please click here to go to the Mindbody Pain Clinics website.


Eric Reynolds

Mr. Reynolds has been studying martial and health arts since 1989. He began with Goju Karate and quickly became fascinated with the internal arts due to his prior involvement with meditation practice. (since 1975)