First Appointment/Initial Consultation

RACM clinic shop front
RACM clinic shop front.

Our First Consultation Explained

  • Duration: 1 ½ hours with our professional team.
  • Process:
    • Health history documentation.
    • Assessment using Chinese Medicine diagnostic techniques, which will be explained to you.
    • Acupuncture treatment during the last half-hour using fine, disposable needles.
    • Possible prescription of Chinese herbal remedies.

Preparing for Your First Appointment

  • What to Bring:
    • Relevant medical reports, scans, and blood test results.
    • Contact details of your GP and any relevant medical records (no referral needed, but useful for integrated care).

Fees and Health Insurance

  • Consultation Duration and Fees: 1.5 hours for the first session, 1 hour for subsequent sessions.
  • Fees: Please see here for our fees and related policies.
  • Health Fund Rebates: Available for acupuncture with most health funds. Note: No rebates for Chinese herbs and vitamin supplements.
  • Payment Options: HICAPS EFTPOS available for immediate health fund rebates.
  • Medicare: Not covered for Chinese Medicine.

Cancellation Policy

  • Notice Requirement: 24-hour advance notice needed for changes or cancellations, or the appointment fee may be charged.

Getting Here

  • Location: Shop 3, (Upstairs), 698 Darling St, Rozelle, Sydney.
  • Access: Just 12 minutes from the CBD by bus or car.
    •  Is there a direct bus between Sydney CBD and Rozelle?
    • Yes, there is a direct bus departing from QVB, York St, Stand B and arriving at Robert St At Crescent St. Services depart every five minutes, and operate every day
  • Parking: Paid street parking available in front of the clinic and nearby streets. Unlimited free parking a couple of blocks away on Darling Street towards Lilyfield.

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Schedule Your Appointment:  Book appointment online