Jon Hanlon is highly experienced in using acupuncture and Chinese herbal medicine to resolve chronic health problems like low back pain, IBS, eczema and insomnia. 2020 marks his 15th year in practice and also his return to Health Space Clinics, after spending 6 years working as a doctor of Chinese medicine in Guangzhou, China. Jon strives to provide top quality healthcare in a warm and caring manner. He is guided by the principal that achieving a sustainable improvement in your health is better than trying to reach a state of perfection. He strives to help his patients achieve a pain free, healthy and happy life.
Jon aims to deliver significant health improvements in the fastest possible time. His main areas of clinical experience are in the treatment of chronic pain, recovery from acute injury, management of digestive problems, natural treatments for insomnia and herbal medicine for skin disease.
During his extended time working in China, Jon was able to immerse himself in the cultural roots of Chinese medicine, to intern with specialist practitioners and to become the first TCM practitioner to work at United Family Hospital, Guangzhou’s most prestigious private hospital. His style of treatment blends traditional and modern medical knowledge to give the best health outcomes.
Jon studied acupuncture and Chinese herbal medicine at UTS in Sydney, completing a Bachelor of Health Science in Traditional Chinese Medicine in 2006. His 6 years of undergraduate training included one full year of study in mainland China where he interned with Dr Liu Zi Li in the acupuncture department at Yunnan Provincial TCM Hospital. During his career, Jon has completed extensive additional training in Australia, China and the US, particularly in the areas of acupuncture for musculoskeletal pain, joint mobilization techniques, and Chinese herbs for skin disease. In 2014-2016, Jon studied with and assisted Dr Wang Rui Feng in his busy Guangzhou clinic. He also spent 3 months in 2018 studying with Dr Wu Da Rong at the Guangdong Provincial Hospital of Chinese Medicine
Jon is registered as an acupuncturist and Chinese herbal medicine practitioner in Australia, and is a licensed Doctor of Chinese Medicine in mainland China. He is also an accredited member of the International TCM Dermatology Association.
Outside of his TCM work, Jon is an avid dragon boat paddler and CrossFit athlete, which he needs to balance the sweet tooth that he inherited from his grandfather.
Jon Hanlon - Acupuncturist & Chinese Herbal Medicine Availability:
Rozelle Ph: (02) 9810 8769
Tuesdays: 10am-7:30pm Thursdays: 8am-6:30pm
Newtown Ph: (02) 9557 1277
Wednesdays: 8am-7pm Fridays: 10am-7pm Saturdays: 10-am-2pm