Acupuncture involves the stimulation of specific points with fine needles to release obstruction and regulate the flow of blood and Qi (energy), … more about Acupuncture
What does restoring your health and wellbeing mean for you?
Rebalance with acupuncture and Chinese herbs
Dantian Health is a clinic for Chinese herbal medicine and acupuncture in Melbourne, to help you reclaim your health and vitality.
The body has an innate ability to heal. It reveals its imbalances and needs through subtle visual and textural signs. These manifestations reflect the underlying imbalances preventing your body from returning to a state of wellness.
A registered acupuncturist and Chinese herbalist, Jason has a palpation-based approach to treatment, examining the pulse, abdomen and channels to identify these imbalances. Listening to these signals allows him to both establish a diagnosis and observe the progress of treatment.
This unique fusion of Nagano lineage acupuncture and Tian lineage herbalism creates a treatment which is focused on restoring the core root dysfunctions which prevent your body from functioning optimally.
Chinese herbs are chosen by flavour and temperature qualities and combined into a formula to help restore the functional dynamics of your … more about Chinese Herbal Medicine
Massage is used in many different cultures as a therapeutic tool, assisting in health maintenance by keeping the body relaxed and loose, … more about Massage
Moxibustion involves the use of small pieces of refined mugwort, which are burnt around the body to invigorate circulation and restore … more about Moxibustion
Cupping involves the application of glass cups to the body with suction to release congestion and … more about Cupping
Gua Sha involves the use of a smooth edged tool to create friction and stretch the tissue to release tension and … more about Gua Sha
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Hi, I'm Jason Chong (BHSc (Chinese Med), Dip. Shiatsu, Dip CCM, CMRB), the owner and principal practitioner at Dantian Health. I am a qualified and registered acupuncturist, Chinese herbalist and Shiatsu and Tuina … Read more about Jason Chong
Many people seek help from a practitioner of acupuncture for pain. The presence of pain causes distress and interferes with the ability to perform the activities we desire. According to Pain Australia, chronic pain affects of … Read more about Acupuncture for pain
Chinese herbal medicine quality and safety has recently come into the spotlight following a study circulating in the mainstream media. This study identified 26 TCM products containing unlisted ingredients, some of which may have … Read more about Chinese herbal medicine quality and safety
Healthy eating is a key component of health maintenance. Often as part of a course of treatment, the discussion comes up regarding diet. It is often simple changes that begin to make the greatest change in your well … Read more about Healthy eating with Chinese medicine
Ho Ho Ho! The festive season has snuck around again, bringing a flurry of celebrations with friends and family and the challenge of finding the perfect gift to express our sentiments towards loved ones. While we enjoy the festive … Read more about 5 tips to enjoy the festive season with Chinese medicine
For the first blog post by Dantian Health, it seems fitting to answer the question, what is the dantian? The dantian, often translated as elixir or cinnabar field, is a core energy centre of our body. A dantian is seen to … Read more about What is the dantian?