Traditional East Asian Medicine and Acupuncture are a wonderful way to assist in working towards optimal health, safely and naturally. This holistic system incorporates Acupuncture, massage, herbs, diet and lifestyle advice to help assist in health and well being and it is suited to all ages.
Throughout the journey of conception, pregnancy and birth Traditional East Asian medicine may assist you in many ways. Acupuncture is an important part of Traditional East Asian medicine and may help patients to manage a range of symptoms.
Treatment is tailored to each individual person according to what is needed. We take a detailed history, look at your tongue and take your pulse. We make a detailed plan to assist you so that you know what to expect. Then we pop up onto the treatment table for 15-30minutes of bliss. Treatment may include acupuncture, massage, moxibustion, cupping, diet and lifestyle consult and sometimes supplemental herbs, foods or self treatment such as footbaths and acupressure. Needle free treatments are available on request. Our practitioner is qualified and registered with AHPRA and AACMA. Rebates are available.
Cost: Initial Consultation – $130; Follow-Up Consultations – $95; Home treatment $300 (on request, based on availability and location)
Availability: Thursdays 3-6pm; Fridays 3-8pm (additional times may be available upon request)
MAMA now also offers paediatric acupuncture appointments!
Pediatric acupuncture is a special interest of Dr. Millicent Matthew and she has additional qualifications in pediatric tuina (massage) shonishin and other needle free treatments.
Please note, this is a treatment not a relaxation massage. Parents are sent home with instructions for ongoing treatment at home.
This is not just for babies! Anyone that isn’t an adult can have pediatric treatments. The tuina is fantastic for most newborn and childhood illnesses and ailments.
Cost: Initial Consultation (60 minutes) – $100; Follow-Up Consultations (30 minutes) – $50Schedule Pediatric Initial Schedule Pediatric Follow-Up