Who is Qiang (Andy) Chen ?

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

He established and developed a thriving Chinese medicine practice within a multi-discipline mainstream 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 office to cater for the English-speaking expatriates in Dalian, China, under the supervision of the affiliated clinic of the Dalian TCM Association.

Andy has a Diploma of Acupuncture from Zhejiang College of Chinese Medicine, China, a Bachelor of Health Science (TCM) from University of New England, Australia and a certificate of Anatomical Acupuncture from University of Texas Health Science Center in San Antonio (UTSA), USA.

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December 3, 2017

Cycling Lower Back Pain & Acupuncture

As a keen cyclist, my bike riding has always associated with a lower back pain. When I started to be serious with bike riding 5 years ago, I became a member of a cycling club that holds a road race weekly. During one of the training sessions, an A grade […]
March 23, 2017

What to Expect After Your Acupuncture Treatment

 Immediate Reactions After Acupuncture Treatment (the first 24-48 hours) 1. Relaxation: You may feel deeply relaxed which lasts for hours or even for a day. In such a state of relaxation, your concentration may be downgraded: following conversations or focusing during meetings become difficult, or simply can’t keep awake. As modern medical researches […]
March 23, 2017

8 Signs of Healthy Living (Chinese Medicine View)

“How many acupuncture do I need?” “How long will my course of treatment last?” These are common questions asked during initial acupuncture consultations. There are two timelines in these answers according to patient’s needs. If your goal of acupuncture treatment is having a safe and drug-free pain relief for your […]