Dr. John Shaw (TCM)
Dr John Shaw (TCM) is an AHPRA-Registered Acupuncturist who completed a Bachelor
of Health Science in Traditional Chinese Medicine (Acupuncture and Chinese herbs) at the University of Technology, Sydney in 2004. He is a member of the Australian Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine Association. John is also a qualified chef and passionate about good nutrition and its impact on improving and maintaining optimal health.
John developed a passion for acupuncture after it provided great relief from lower back pain. His special interest areas include: musculo-skeletal injuries, maximizing your energy and minimizing stress.
John utilizes a variety of treatments that are tailored to patients’ unique circumstances. These treatments may include: acupuncture, electro-acupuncture, cupping, moxibustion (heat therapy) and Tui Na (Chinese remedial massage).
John believes in preventative health, wellness and patient empowerment through exercise, diet and leading a healthy lifestyle. In addition to a strong commitment to health and wellness, John practices Iyengar Yoga and meditation. He also enjoys travelling, swimming, bike riding and world music.
Regular hours for John are: Tuesday 7am – 7pm, Thursday 7am – 7pm and Saturday 9am – 3pm.
John has a second job that takes him away from Canberra for a couple of weeks at a time. Here is his availability in Canberra for the rest of the year:
Tuesday 2nd July – Saturday – 14th July
Tuesday 6th August – Saturday 31st August
Tuesday 24th September – Saturday 26th October
Tuesday 19th November – Saturday 14th December
Tuesday 7th January – Saturday 8th February
Tuesday 3rd March – Saturday 28th March
Tuesday 20th April – Saturday 23rd May
Tuesday 16th June – Saturday 11th July
Tuesday 4th August – Saturday 5th September
Tuesday 29th Sept – Saturday 24th October
Tuesday 17th November – Saturday 19th December