We can help with

Women’s health
Digestive disorders
Soft tissue injuries
Chronic pain
And much more!

Meet the team

Nick Conquest
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Meet the team

Christina Tolstrup
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David Vernon
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Welcome to Gardenvale Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) in Brighton, Melbourne — experienced, approachable and trusting practitioners, providing comprehensive health care.

We know that everyday living can place us under stress and pressure. It’s important to minimise the effects of such pressures and try to achieve a sense of internal balance. With traditional Chinese medicine we can help you achieve better health, to enable you to enjoy life.

Our Treatment Areas

We use Acupuncture, Chinese Herbal Medicine, Cupping and Nutritional and Lifestyle Advice to help with the following:

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Reflux: Written by an acupuncturist who gets it! Reflux occurs when stomach acid works its way into the oesophagus and often travels as far up as the throat. A minor form of reflux might be considered indigestion, perhaps causing bloating … Continue reading

What is Chinese Herbal Medicine?

Chinese herbal medicine is the prescription of natural substances to fight disease, nourish, regulate and balance bodily functions to restore or support health. Over 400 different substances are regularly used in Chinese herbal medicine in Australia. The majority of the … Continue reading

Making Chinese Herbal Medicine

Ever wondered how your herbs are made? This short time-lapse video shows Nick making up a unique herbal formula for one of his clients in the dispensary at Gardenvale Chinese Medicine. You may also be interested in: Eat the Banana … Continue reading

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