Selwyn Wong Doo, well known Auckland acupuncturist

Heiko Lade interviews Selwyn Wong Doo, who operates the longest running acupuncture practice in New Zealand

Selwyn Wong-Doo is the son of William Wong-Doo, who was taught acupuncture by monks in a Chinese monastery in the early twentieth century. William’s knowledge and experience of acupuncture was ... Continue Reading >>

Albert Zhang and Professor Gao Li Shan

Chinese herbs for lunch

The Acupuncture Clinic consulted with Albert Zhang of Auckland as to what is a nice tasting Chinese herb soup that could be eaten at lunch and something that is good for you too. Chinese herbs ... Continue Reading >>

Thomas Lin

Heiko Lade interviews Thomas Lin

Thomas Lin migrated from China to New Zealand in 1994 and first started working as an acupuncturist in Palmerston North before moving to Christchurch in 1996. When he first went into practise ... Continue Reading >>

Black rice breakfast

Chinese herbs for breakfast

Many people inquire at The Acupuncture Clinic about what they could have for breakfast that is healthy. According to traditional Chinese medicine principles, there are many foods that could be ... Continue Reading >>

Tracey Bourner (centre) receiving the Wong Doo Award 2014

Heiko Lade interviews Tracey Bourner PhD, winner of William Wong Doo Award

Tracey came to NZ from England in 1993 to work as a biologist, having completed a BSc in Biochemistry, MSc, and PhD in Applied Biology.  Tracey was one of the first students to enroll at the ... Continue Reading >>

Suzanne Tapper

Heiko Lade interviews Suzanne Tapper, Christchurch based practitioner specialising in fertility enhancement

Suzanne Tapper is an Honours Masters graduate from the University of Western Sydney who now specialises in acupuncture and Chinese herbs for fertility enhancement. With over ten years of ... Continue Reading >>

The opening of Tang Ren Tang in Auckland

Tong Ren Tang 同仁堂 – One of the oldest Chinese medicine companies now sets up in Auckland

One of the oldest Chinese medicine companies, Tong Ren Tang, has now set up 4 new branches of its worldwide chain of Chinese herb shops in Auckland. There was a grand opening on Saturday 27th ... Continue Reading >>

Adejola Olatunji founded  the New Zealand  School of Acupuncture and TCM

Heiko Lade interviews Adejola Musa Olatunji, founder of the NZ School of Acupuncture and TCM

Adejola Olatunji first trained in acupuncture in the United States in Chicago and also studied in Taiwan and China. He moved to New Zealand and started practising acupuncture  in Wellington in ... Continue Reading >>