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 24th September – Tuesday 22nd October
Tuesday 7th January – Thursday 30th January
Saturday 29th February – Tuesday 24th March
Saturday 17th April – Tuesday 19th May
Saturday 13th June – Tuesday 7th July
Saturday 1st August – Tuesday 1st September
Saturday 26th Sept – Tuesday 20th October
Saturday 14th November – Tuesday 15th December