Elizabeth Cullen

Principal Traditional Chinese Medicine Practitioner, Acupuncturist & Founder

Elizabeth Cullen is a Traditional Chinese Medicine Practitioner and Acupuncturist.

She studied a Bachelor of Health Science in Traditional Chinese Medicine at the University of Technology Sydney and then a Masters of Women’s Health Medicine from the University of New South Wales.

After living in Cheng Du, China for hospital placement Elizabeth, experienced care provided in an integrative medicine setting where Western Medicine and Traditional Chinese Medicine were offered and she saw first hand the health benefits of comprehensive health care for patients.

Her passion drew her to founding The Dao Health in 2016 in which she is dedicated to creating a practice where patients of the West can confidently and safely experience and benefit treatment learnt from the East.

Through the use of the latest evidence-based Chinese Medicine and Acupuncture research, each patient is treated as an individual at The Dao Health. Elizabeth seeks the root of the cause rather than the branch to restore the healthy balance both physically and emotionally.

As well as Acupuncture and Chinese Herbal medicine treatment Elizabeth encourages time in consultations for the education of individualised lifestyle and dietary advice with patients to empower them to regain the responsibility of their own health. This includes support to build and become part of an integrated healthcare team for the patient to navigate their current health conditions and associated symptoms. She is an advocate of Shared care and promotes an Integrative setting with allied health professionals of the Sutherland Shire, St George, Woollahra, Sydney CBD and Eastern Suburb communities.

Elizabeth has a particular passion and enthusiasm treating Women’s Health and Fertility beginning with Menarche and Menstrual issues including Endometriosis and Polycystic Ovary Syndrome through to Preconception care, Fertility support both non-assisted and assisted, Male fertility support, IUI and IVF support, Pregnancy, Labour preparation and Postnatal care.

She treats a range of conditions in the clinic and has interest and experience in the treatment of Bells Palsy, Digestive Issues, Skin conditions, Sleep issues, Chronic Fatigue, Musculoskeletal Issues, Mental Health and Cosmetic Acupuncture.

Elizabeth’s ongoing curiosity with Chinese Medicine inspires her to travel back to China for ongoing study, to continue learning Mandarin and she enjoys swimming Shark Island.

She is a registered member of The Australian Health Practitioner Agency (AHPRA) and The Australian Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine Association (AACMA).

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