Holistic Chinese Medicine Practitioner & Ex-Medical Doctor
“The greatest medicine of all is to teach people how not to need it…”
Confused by what you are hearing from different people and Dr Google about how to get healthy or how to resolve those niggling health issues you have?
Let Dr Reece Yeo help you set the record straight with evidence-based health advice. Coming from a combination of western medical, naturopathic and Chinese medicine backgrounds, Dr Reece Yeo can help you address your health concerns holistically.
Dr Reece Yeo will educate you on lifestyle and diet, and give you many simple life tips on how to stay healthy. In addition, you may be prescribed herbs, supplements, acupuncture or other treatment modalities to help you expedite your your journey towards wellness.
Dr Reece Yeo is passionate about holistic health! He was the Clinical Director of Doctor Earth Bondi Junction Wellness Clinic and he was also the trainer for the naturopaths of the iconic Doctor Earth Bondi Junction Health Foods for 13 years.
Trained as a medical doctor at University of Sydney and having worked for government hospitals and multinational pharmaceutical companies, Reece became disillusioned with the mainstream health system and decided to retrain in natural therapies. Utilising his wide compendium of natural therapy modalities and his medical background, Reece can help you optimise your health & well-being naturally.
Reece’s areas of interest are in pain syndromes, gut health, skin conditions, autoimmune conditions, thyroid diseases, chronic fatigue, women’s hormonal issues, men’s health, mental health (including MTHFR and kryptopyrrole disorder), and cancer support. Reece also loves utilizing iridology in clinical practice as, from his experience, your eyes are indeed the window into your health and constitution. Other services offered by Reece include genetic testing, food allergy testing and a whole range of functional medicine pathology testing.
Always one who believes in collaborative healthcare, Reece works closely with other health practitioners within the clinic and outside the clinic to help you attain and maintain optimal health. In his capacity as clinic director, Reece is also actively involved in the training and mentoring of more junior naturopaths in the clinic. Outside of his clinical practice, Reece teaches budding young Chinese Medicine students at the Sydney Institute of Traditional Chinese Medicine where he has won an Excellence in Teaching award for his dynamic style of teaching.
If you are looking for a practitioner who can understand and explain your health condition from multiple health perspectives (modern medicine, naturopathic medicine and oriental medicine), and also offer you a combination of the best of different modalities of medicines, then Reece is the practitioner for you!
Education & Qualifications
Bachelor of Medicine & Surgery with Honours (University of Sydney) 2000
Bachelor of Traditional Chinese Medicine (Sydney Institute of Traditional Chinese Medicine) 2015
Chinese Medicine Board of Australia (Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency) Registration CMR0001952522
Australian Acupuncture & Chinese Medicine Association (AACMA)
Australasian College of Nutritional & Environmental Medicine (ACNEM)
Other Health Qualifications
Diplomate in Canonical Chinese Medicine™ (Institute of Classics in East Asian Medicine™)
Certificate in Health Coaching (Institute of Integrative Nutrition)
Certificate in Integrative Iridology (College of Iris)
Tomatis Method Level 1 Certificate
Bach Flower Essences Level 1 Certificate
Australian Bush Flower Essences Level 1 Certificate
Celloids Prescribing Certificate (Blackmores)
Certificate in Bio-Impedance Analysis (Metagenics)
Certificate in Live Blood Analysis (Metagenics)
Frequency Specific Microcurrent Therapy Certificate
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Dr Reece Yeo enjoys working with motivated and health conscious clients who understand that there is no magic bullet approaches when it comes to optimising health and wellness using natural therapies. Dr Reece’s most successful clients take sole ownership of their own health and wellness, and are prepared to work closely with Dr Reece Yeo when embarking on their health journey. They understand the importance of finding the root cause(s) of their health concerns and (when necessary) are willing to invest in the necessary functional tests that will help them with this; they are willing to make changes to their diet and lifestyle, and take any herbal or nutritional supplements as required; they also understand that health and behavioural changes take time and effort, and they are willing to stick to their treatment protocols and see these through to the end.
Dr Reece Yeo does not see patients who want only acupuncture treatments, paediatric patients or patients with the following health issues: severe psycho-emotional issues, eating disorders, fertility or IVF support, and patients on warfarin/coumadin.
Due to the current COVID-19 social distancing restrictions, Dr Reece Yeo only offers 4 types of consultations, all of which are offered via a secured, online Telehealth mode via Zoom.