East West Chinese Medicine
1/40 Truganini rd
Carnegie VIC 3161
Improve your Vitality, Health & Well Being with Traditional Chinese Medicine and Massage Therapy
“ Discover how Chinese Medicine and Massage therapy can help you to recover from your injuries faster, relieve pain and aid your body’s recovery from injuries.
Specializing in applying acupuncture, herbal medicine & remedial massage techniques to your problems so that you can get back to your normal life quicker”.
Jose Pereira is an experienced Chinese Medicine & Remedial Massage Practitioner with 9 years experience who will provide you with the highest quality healthcare. He is registered with the Chinese Medicine Registration Board of Victoria & Australian Association of Massage Therapists. Jose completed specialist training at Jiangsu University Hospital Nanjing China.
Workcover accredited with provider status at multiple private health funds.
East West Chinese Medicine
Relief from Muscular Pain & Tension
Look no further!
- Working Long Hours?
- Feeling Stiff & Sore?
- Computer Bound?
- No Quality Time to Relax?
Establish Your Health & Wellness Goals
Would you like to:
- Improve your General Health & Vitality?
- Increase your Energy Levels?
- Reduce Muscular Pain, Stress & Tension?
- Improve your digestion?
- Address an Exisiting Health Condition or Concern?
Eastwest Chinese Medicine offers you:
- Chinese Herbal Medicine
- Relaxation/Sports/Remedial Massage
- Diet/weightloss advice
- Chinese/Corporate/Mobile Massage
- Nutritional Medicine
Health Fund Rebates/Workcover Available
Dr. Jose Pereira (Chinese Medicine) & Remedial Masseur Specialises in relief from:
- Muscleskeletal Pain
- Women's Health issues
- Digestive problems
- Respiratory & Allergy complaints
- Skin disorders
- Natural Weightloss program
How can Acupuncture help you?
Acupuncture involves the painless insertion of very fine, sterile, single-use needles which stimulate specific points within your body in order to encourage your body’s own healing response and helps to restore your natural equilibrium.
In medical terms, acupuncture is thought to work by blocking your pain receptors, & stimulating your nervous system and the production of your endorphins (pain relieving hormones) & promoting your blood circulation.
Why should you choose Acupuncture?
Acupuncture’s popularity throughout the western world has increased dramatically in the past three decades. Numerous reputable, mainstream scientific studies has proven it’s effectiveness in treating many health disorders ranging from relieving your pain to aiding you in prevention and treatment of various diseases.
Also Jose can provide you with non-invasive acupuncture techniques eg; laser & needle-free acupuncture.
Common disorders treatable with acupuncture
Muscular pain relief eg; sports injuries, sciatica, repetitive strain injury, workcover or tac injuries
Headaches & Migraines eg; due to muscular stress & tension & circulatory distress
Digestive problems eg; abdominal or epigastric pain, irritable bowel syndrome & gastric ulcers
Women’s health eg; menstrual irregularities, menopausal syndrome, pmt & infertility
Skin disorders eg; eczema, psoriasis, dermatitis & vitiligo
Respiratory disorders eg; common cold, flu, cough & bronchitis
How can Chinese Herbal Medicine help you?
Firstly it can help you on it’s own or by utilizing it in conjuction with acupuncture to take a wholistic approach to understanding normal function and disease processes and secondly there has been far more research done proving the effectiveness of various herbs as well as specific formulas for various clinical disorders. It focuses as much on the prevention of illness as on the treatment of disease.
Chinese Herbal Medicine can help you in successfully treating a wide range of conditions including:
Aforementioned clinical conditions as well as:
Arthritis: Chronic pain relief
Circulatory: Edema & Varicosities
Low energy: Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, “run down” & recovery
Low immunity: Sinusitis, Hay Fever & recurrent infections
How can Massage Therapy help you?
It helps to enhance your relaxation, promote your circulation & breakdown any scar tissue built up from your chronic injuries & pain.
It is an excellent therapy which can be used alone or in combination with acupuncture, to produce positive synergisitic effects for you.
Jose brings together Massage Therapy and Traditional Chinese Massage techniques (Tui Na) such as acupressure & cupping to aid in relieving your pain, congestion, stagnation & further enhance your therapeutic & relaxation benefits.
Massage can help you with:
Painful or tight muscles
Congestion or stagnation
What are the different types of massage that Jose provides?
Relaxation: Useful for relief of stress
Sports: For use before and after workouts, training, or sports
Remedial: Incorporates deep tissue, trigger point & other advanced pain relieving techniques
Corporate: Can be useful for workplace morale, reward/work performance quota, convenience, occupational health & safety
Mobile: Convenience factor either at your place of work, home, hotel etc
Tuina (chinese): Can be applied with or without massage oil, without will enable techniques to be far more exhilarating due to incorporation of shiatsu & acupressure methods involving body channel healing methods
What does the initial consultation involve?
Jose will request you fill out a comprehensive health questionnaire including numerous questions about different aspects of your internal & external health eg; cardiovascular, skin, gynaecological, respiratory, digestive, muscleskeletal exam etc.
The more information obtained will enable Jose to provide you with a comprehensive diagnosis providing you with treatment options & working with you to gain the best possible treatment outcome for your particular health concern.
Finally when treatment is concluded as with all sessions a review is conducted for you to see what improvement has been reached and how many follow up sessions are necessary for you.
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B.App Sc. Human Biology (RMIT)
B.App.Sc. Chinese Medicine (RMIT)
Certificate IV Massage Therapy (ACNM)
Diploma Applied Science Remedial Therapies (ACNM)
Certificate IV Small Business Management (RMIT)
Clinical Internship Jiangsu Hospital, China