Chinese Medicine Brisbane

Chinese Medicine Brisbane

TCM – Traditional Chinese Medicine

Chinese Medicine encompasses a broad range of medical practices sharing common theoretical concepts that were originally developed in China, based on traditions over 2000 years old. Chinese Medicine is a complete medical system that can diagnose, treat and prevent illness. TCM can remedy ailments and alter the state of mind, decrease recuperative time, increase immunity and enhance the capacity for pleasure, work, and recreation.

The treatments used, aim to adjust and harmonise the body and mind, this is achieved by regulating the Qi (energy), moisture and blood, allowing weak organs to be toned, congested channels to open, tightness to be released, excesses to be dispersed and agitation to be calmed.

Chinese medicine takes a holistic approach to your health and well-being

Book in for a consult with one of our Chinese Medicine Therapists and start towards a healthier you.

Chinese herbalist

A Chinese herbalist will prepare a unique treatment for the client, after a discussion on lifestyle, medical history, and nutrition. Western Chinese herbalists use only whole or parts of plants in their preparations but in some TCM preparations, animal or mineral ingredients may be included. The end product may come in the form of teas, capsules or tablets, essential oils (aromatherapy) or various other herbal preparations, our Chinese herbalist will discuss the best options with you.

One of the major benefits of medicines made from herbs is the marked improvement in health, without the risk of side effects that are commonly found in drug-based medications.

In addition to our practitioners whose primary focus is on the above TCM modalities, we also use food therapy, nutritional supplements, lifestyle advice and exercise therapy as an adjunct to Chinese medicine treatments.

Some of the conditions which can benefit from Chinese medicine:

  • Acupuncture and herbs are both an integral part of Chinese medicine, which may help patients to manage a range of symptoms:
    • These include any condition where Pain, Stress or Fatigue is associated.
  • Chinese medicine treatment may be able to assist with:
    • Management of pain, stress and fatigue related to some auto immune disorders, in consultation with other treating health practitioners
    • Management of pain, fatigue and nausea related to many chronic illnesses.
    • Management of vomiting or nausea arising from chemotherapy.
    • Chronic pain related to depression by managing the underlying chronic pain.
    • Adjunct treatment that may assist with IVF treatment. There is continuing research about how acupuncture can assist with the effectiveness of IVF and you should consult your treating practitioner/s about how acupuncture may be able to help you.
  • Are you pregnant? - Chinese medicine treatment may be able to help pregnant women with:
    • Pregnancy related musculoskeletal pains
      • Nausea and vomiting

Looking for trusted Chinese Medicine in Brisbane?

At Health and Healing Wellness Centre, our qualified AACMA TCM practitioners will take a holistic approach to your condition by looking at your lifestyle, medical history, and nutrition.

Chinese medicine includes various forms of -

  • acupuncture - this treatment originates from Ancient China and is the insertion and manipulation of thin needles into the body.
  • remedial Massage - a healing massage that can be deep or shallow, soft or gentle, healing both the cause of the disorder as well as the symptom.
  • Chinese herbal medicine – a unique preparation, created for your specific requirements.
  • exercise
  • dietary therapy

Our Chinese Medicine Practitioners

  • Greg Bantick

    Chinese Medicine,Acupuncture


    Greg Bantick has been in practice since 1975 in a wide variety of clinical settings. He has particular interests in dermatology, digestive, mood and auto-immune disorders. He has lived and trained in China, Japan, the U.S.

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