Dr. Qiang Chen


Who Is Dr. Chen?

Dr. Chen is a Chinese Medicine Board Australia (CMBA) registered acupuncturist and Chinese Medicine practitioner. He is also the author of a self-help wellbeing book, The Energy Book, to optimising body's self-healing mechanism and a teacher of Tai Chi and Qi Gong since 1997.
Dr. Chen and his wife live in Canberra, with a cat.


What makes Dr. Chen unique?

  • Dr. Chen offers authentic Chinese diagnosis and treatments with a modern evidence-based approach, as a China-born and raised acupuncturist who was educated in both Chinese and Australian universities.
  • Dr. Chen is highly skilled in helping people to overcome pain, improve sleep & digestion issues, and restore emotional balance from his 30+ years’ experience.
  • Dr. Chen loves to talk to people. He taught Tai Chi classes and given Chinese medicine presentations at conferences and community groups. Chen also shares what he knew through writing books and teaching a online course.
  • Dr. Chen is easy to talk with. As he has lived and worked in Arab and Indian subcontinental cultural, outback Australia, and metropolitan cities, he is open and sensitive to people with a diverse cultural background.

Long Bio

Dr. Chen has an exceptional track record of practicing acupuncture and Chinese Medicine over past three decades.

He established and developed a thriving Chinese medicine practice within a multi-discipline medical practice in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) for over 10 years. From 2006 to 2009, he was on the Examination Board of Complementary and Alternative Medicine (CAM) Office, the Ministry of Health, UAE.

He also founded and managed a bilingual Chinese medicine clinic to cater English-speaking expatriates in Dalian, China, under the supervision of the affiliated clinic of the Dalian TCM Association.

After Dr. Chen and his family moved to Australia in 2012, he was responsible for running and growing newly established health practices in Sydney and then in Whyalla, South Australia.

He gave Chinese medicine presentations at international conferences and health seminars, medical colleges, hospitals and also in social and supporting groups.

Dr. Chen has a Diploma of Acupuncture from Zhejiang College of Chinese Medicine, China, a Bachelor of Health Science (Traditional Chinese Medicine) from University of New England, Australia and a certificate of Anatomical Acupuncture from Prof. HouChi Dung at University of Texas Health Science Center in San Antonio (UTSA), USA.

Currently, Dr. Chen and his wife live in Canberra. Beside teaching Tai Chi classes, he is also a keen cyclist.