Dr Hong Xu is an AHPRA-registered Acupuncturist, Herbal Dispenser, and Chinese Medicine Practitioner. She graduated from Norman Bethune University of Medical Sciences with a major in Clinical Medicine in 1988. With 16 years of experience working as a physician, primarily in the Emergency Department at 242 Hospital in Shenyang, China, she has developed a wealth of expertise. In addition to her medical degree, she holds a bachelor’s degree in Traditional Chinese Medicine from the Sydney Institute of Traditional Chinese Medicine.
Over the course of 18 years practicing in Sydney, Dr Xu has vast experience in acupuncture and dry needling. Her exceptional skills extend to the treatment of spirit-related ailments such as insomnia, depression, and anxiety. Through a comprehensive approach that includes acupuncture, herbal medicine, dietary recommendations, and lifestyle adjustments, she effectively addresses these issues.
Moreover, Dr Xu’s particular interest lies in digestive disorders, particularly those resulting from stress or an imbalanced lifestyle. Conditions such as irritable bowel syndrome, duodenal or gastric ulcers, colon diseases, and related symptoms like chronic diarrhea and constipation are areas in which she excels.
Beyond treatment, Dr Xu also offers valuable education and guidance on stress management techniques, mindfulness practices, and self-care strategies to foster long-term health and overall well-being.