About Acupuncture West

About Eric Xiaodong Yu (Master of Medical Science) who heads our professional team at
Perth's leading Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine Practice

Acupuncture West, Perth

"My name is Eric and I'm an expert in Acupuncture & Chinese Medicine For Pain Relief, Infertility & Stress"

At Acupuncture West we are committed to helping people with their health issues and general wellbeing. We aim to complement western medicine and practices with those of acupuncture and Chinese medicine that have been practiced for thousands of years. We welcome you as friends and look forward to accompanying you on your journey.

Sincerely, The team at Acupuncture West

Eric is qualified to Masters Degree level in Chinese Medicine, sits on the AHRPA Board (The government body that Regulates Australia's health practitioners) and the WA State AACMA Board (Australian Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine Association). He is a sessional member of the WA State Administrative Tribunal for Chinese Medicine and Acupuncture and an academic tutor.

  • Master of Medical Science, Heilongjiang Academy of Traditional Chinese Medicine - Traditional Chinese Medicine
  • Bachelor of Medical Science, Hubei Traditional Chinese Medical University - Traditional Chinese Medicine and Acupuncture
  • Board member of the WA State Committee of AACMA
  • Advanced Certificate of Accreditation - AACMA - Chinese Herbal Medicine
  • Advanced Certificate of Accreditation - AACMA - Acupuncture
  • Member of the AHRPA Chinese Medicine Board / Chinese Medicine Reference Group
  • Sessional Member of WA State Administrative Tribunal for Chinese Medicine and Acupuncture
  • Academic Teacher of Chinese Medicine and Acupuncture at the Endeavour College of Natural Health
  • Chair of the Global Children Charitable Foundation Inc


If you have private health insurance, you can receive up to a 30 percent rebate on your treatment costs, thanks to Medicare. Conditions apply.


The practice is accredited by the AHRPA and the AACMA (Australian Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine Association) for Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine.

Private Health Rebates

Most private health funds cover part of our fees, but the level of cover varies according to the provider and policy – check with your health fund.