Dr. Richard Zeng D.CM (Acupuncturist, Chinese herbalist)
Dr. of Chinese medicine, acupuncturist Melbourne
Dr. Richard Zeng
B.Med, M.Med (T.C.M. China)
Herbalist – Traditional Chinese Medicine
Registered Doctor of Chinese Medicine in China
Registered Acupuncturist and Chinese herbalist Australia
Accredited Member of Australia Traditional Medicine Society (ATMS)
Lecturer of acupuncture and TCM – RMIT University
Dr. Richard Zeng – Acupuncturist Chinese herbalist Melbourne
Dr. Richard Zeng is a China Registered Doctor of Traditional Chinese Medicine, Australia registered acupuncturist and Chinese herbal medicine practitioner. He is a member of Australia Traditional Medicine Society (ATMS). He is also a popular lecturer of acupuncture and Traditional Chinese medicine at the Chinese Medicine Division of RMIT University.
Dr. Richard Zeng was born in Hubei Province, China. His family has four generations of medical practitioners. There is a history of TCM in his family since birth. Literally he grew up around hospitals and clinics. His grandparents were both in private practice as Chinese Medicine doctors since the 1930’s. His mother was a GP practicing acupuncture too.
Growing up in a natural holistic environment, Dr. Zeng has been exposed to natural healing since he was very young. Dr. Zeng had very close personal relationship with his grandparents. This experience was his inspiration to carry on a family legacy devoted to natural approaches to wellness.
In 1989 Dr. Zeng attended Hubei College of Traditional Chinese Medicine. He studied both conventional Western Medicine and TCM. He graduated with degrees of Bachelor of Medicine and Master of Medicine.He was proudly awarded as an Excellent Graduate by the university.
After graduation Dr. Zeng worked as a doctor at Wuhan Hospital of Chinese Medicine. He practiced both Western and Chinese medicine at the hospital.
In 2002 Dr. Zeng migrated to Australia. He worked as a registered acupuncturist and Chinese herbalist. He also worked as lecturer and clinic supervisor of Chinese medicine at RMIT university and Victoria University. In 2003 he set up his own practice in Melbourne.
Dr. Zeng represents the fourth generation of TCM doctors in his family. His integrative approach is well-rounded and represents the most completed method of helping his clients dealing with a wide variety of problems.
Dr. Richard Zeng has studied and practiced both western and traditional Chinese medicine. This gives him broad view of two different medicine. It helped him understand the modern diagnosis of a specific disease. And understand the Pros and Cons of those two in treating it. This background allows him to choose the best treatment for his patients.
Dr. Zeng has over 20 years experience. It helps him quickly identify the cause of health problems and correctly treat the root of the diseases.
Specialising and interested areas
Fertility – male and female infertility, IVF support, miscarriage prevention;
Women’s health, men’s health;
Mental emotional disorders;
Cancer support treatment; and
Other difficult conditions.
Qualification & Working Experience
Sep 1989 ~June 1994 Bachelor of Medicine (TCM, China). Hubei College of Traditional Chinese Medicine;
Sep 1994 ~June 1997 Master of Medicine (TCM, China). Hubei College of Traditional Chinese Medicine;
Sep 1993 ~June 1994 Doctor of Chinese Medicine (Internship). Wuhan Hospital of Traditional Chinese Medicine;
Sep 1995 ~ June 1996, Doctor of Chinese Medicine (Residence). Wuhan Integrated TCM and Western Medicine Hospital;
Dec 1996 ~Feb 1997, Doctor of Chinese Medicine (Residence). WuYi Hospital of Traditional Chinese Medicine;
Aug 1997 ~May 2001, Doctor of Chinese Medicine. Wuhan Hospital of Traditional Chinese Medicine;
June 2001 ~ Dec 2001 Visiting Doctor of Chinese Medicine. Klinikum Duisburg Germany;
Dec 2001 ~ Aug 2002 Doctor of Chinese Medicine and acupuncturist. Wuhan Hospital of Traditional Chinese Medicine;
Jan 2003 ~ Lecturer of Chinese medicine and acupuncture. RMIT University Chinese Medicine Division;
Aug 2003 ~ 2008 Lecturer of Chinese medicine and acupuncture. Victoria University Chinese Medicine Unit;
May 2003 ~ Registered acupuncturist and Chinese herbalist. Almond Wellness Centre Melbourne Coburg and Ringwood clinics
Available Day and Time
Dr. Richard Zeng is available at both Coburg and Ringwood clinic.
Thursday: 9:30am ~6pm
Saturday: 8am ~4pm
Tuesday and Friday: 10am ~6pm