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**COVID-19 VACCINES** The Local Doctor currently **ONLY** have AstraZeneca vaccines, we have **NOT** been allocated any Pfizer. If you would like to go on our waitlist for an AstraZeneca Vaccine, please contact reception. Please note that our wait times are over a month long, this due to limited allocation to our clinics. Alternatively, vaccination hubs are taking online bookings for all eligible patients.

Acupuncture

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Acupuncture services at Melbourne locations -Diamond Creek and Ivanhoe

The Local Doctor GP Clinic is excited to offer patients acupuncture at Melbourne suburbs, Diamond Creek and Ivanhoe, with the fantastic Dr. Wendy Yu

What is Acupuncture?

Acupuncture is an ancient Chinese medicine-based approach to treating a variety of conditions by triggering specific points on the skin with needles.

Acupuncture is a minimally invasive method to stimulate nerve-rich areas of the skin surface in order to influence tissues, gland, organs, and various functions of the body.

What are the benefits?

Acupuncture is used mainly to relieve pain and discomfort associated with a variety of diseases and conditions, including:

  • Dental pain
  • Headaches, including tension headaches and migraines
  • Labor pain
  • Low back pain
  • Neck pain
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Menstrual cramps
  • Respiratory disorders, such as allergic rhinitis.
Woman laying face down looking relaxed as she receives acupuncture treatment in Melbourne with acupuncture needles applied to her back for pain relief and management
Melbourne GP and Acupuncturist Wendy Yu

Dr Wendy Yu is a GP and Acupuncturist, offering acupuncture treatment for pain management and pain relief in the Melbourne suburbs of Ivanhoe and Diamond Creek.