The Dao Health Chinese Medicine Clinic

An Integrative Chinese Medicine clinic for Women and their families

The Dao Health is an integrative Traditional Chinese Medicine clinic located in the Sutherland Shire. The Dao Health’s Traditional Chinese Medicine practitioners are degree qualified in Traditional Chinese Medicine and AHPRA registered.

Women’s Health

Cycle Support Acupuncture

Cycle Support

Menstrual cycle support begins with educating each patient about the phases of their menstrual cycle including not only the period of bleeding but also the main event, Ovulation.

Amenorrhea Acupuncture Treatment


Amenorrhea, defined by the absence of a period for a minimum of three months, can be supported to return to a regular cycle with Traditional Chinese Medicine and Acupuncture.


Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS)

Acupuncture is an evidence based treatment for PCOS that can be considered to improve quality of life to manage symptoms including supporting Ovulation and a regular monthly cycle.


Traditional Chinese Medicine methods including Acupuncture and Chinese Herbal medicine provide a low risk and evidence based treatment for Endometriosis management.
Clarice practicing Acupuncture

Post Pill Support

Treatment ideally begins 3 months before coming off the OCP. At a minimum, we recommend patients to begin treatment 1 month before intending to come off the OCP.

Sperm & Eggs

Fertility Acupuncture

Acupuncture for fertility supports the cycle by encouraging regular Ovulation leading to a regular menstrual cycle of 28 – 35 days with a healthy bleed.

Elizabeth practicing Acupuncture

IVF Acupuncture

Acupuncture for fertility and IVF support ideally begins before your first stimulated IVF cycle although Acupuncture treatment can begin at any stage of your assisted reproduction journey.
Pregnancy Acupuncture

Pregnancy Acupuncture

Acupuncture can be safely used as an option for drug – free relief for various signs and symptoms from Trimester One through to Trimester Three into childbirth and postpartum support.
Prelabour Acupuncture

Labour Preparation and Induction Acupuncture

Specific prebirth treatments are used in the form of a standard set of points to help prepare a woman’s body for birth with an emphasis on preparing and ripening the cervix & uterus.
Miscarriage Recovery and Support

Miscarriage Recovery

Miscarriage acupuncture treatment and Chinese Herbal Medicine can be used to support the mind and body during this time as well as prepare the body to begin trying to conceive again.

Postpartum Support Dao Health

Postpartum Support Acupuncture

Planning ahead for the fourth trimester not only supports postpartum recovery but also the future menstrual cycle, fertility, future pregnancies and menopause.



Traditional Chinese Medicine including Acupuncture and Chinese Herbal Medicine offers a natural treatment option to support the frequency and severity of Menopausal and Peri - Menopausal symptoms.

Digestion Dao Health


Traditional Chinese Medicine and Acupuncture treatments can improve digestive function through supporting the Spleen and Stomach meridians.

Skin Conditions Dao Health

Skin Conditions

Our perspective on supporting skin conditions is to heal the skin from the inside out. Practising integrative skincare, in consultation, our practitioners will consider the internal body as well as the skin.

Period Pain Community Acupuncture Clinic

Period Pain & Pins Acupuncture Community Clinic

Our community clinic will offer Acupuncture for people who experience Period Pain, Pelvic Pain and/or Endometriosis at an accessible fee. Patients will receive treatment in a group setting, similar to how Acupuncture is used traditionally in China.

Integrative Skincare Program

The Dao Health has partnered with like-minded skincare studios to offer a shared care opportunity, which has established our unique patient-tailored program, Integrative Skin Care.

Our Chinese Medicine Treatments

Acupuncture for Digestion


Acupuncture is a safe and effective technique in Traditional Chinese Medicine which is recognised and practiced globally as a primary and adjunctive treatment for a wide range of health conditions.

Cosmetic Acupuncture

Cosmetic Acupuncture

Cosmetic Acupuncture is a gentle, non invasive facial treatment that improves skin tone, supports ageing gracefully, enhance overall complexion and improve overall wellbeing.

Chinese Herbal Medicine

Chinese Herbal Medicine

Chinese herbal medicine is used independently or in conjunction with acupuncture treatment to enhance restoration of balance in the body.

Moxibustion Dao Health


Moxibustion is a Traditional Chinese Medicine technique where the herb Mugwort is used to support blood flow and circulation in the body.

Cupping At Dao Health


Cupping involves heated glass cups which are then applied to the skin by suction. Consider it similar to a deep tissue massage.

Chinese Dietary Therapy Dao Health

Chinese Dietary Therapy

Chinese Dietary therapy is based on the principle that food is medicine. It focuses on the energetic and thermal properties of specific foods and which organs they benefit.

Integrating Chinese Medicine Podcast

Hosted by Traditional Chinese Medicine Practitioners and Acupuncturists Elizabeth Cullen BHlthSc (TCM), MWomHMED and Georgia Payten BHlthSc (TCM).

Integrating Chinese Medicine with The Dao Health podcast provides an educational platform for listeners to integrate Eastern practices and philosophy into their daily life. Through discussing all facets of Conventional and Chinese Medicine, listeners can begin to become advocates of their own health.

Integrating Chinese Medicine Podcast

The Dao Health door is always open

The Dao Health acknowledges the Traditional Custodians of Dharawal country and their connections to land, sea and community.

We pay our respect to their Elders past and present and extend that respect to all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples today.