East West Fertility is operated by Dr Jennifer Byrne (Acup; Chinese Herbal Med), MEd; BHSc (Acup); Cert. Chinese Medicine (China); Dip Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM); Registered Acupuncturist and Chinese Medicine Herbalist with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA) and Fellow Australian Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine Association (AACMA).
Jenny has a special interest in male and female infertility, pregnancy and Women’s Health. She has over 30 years clinical experience in using acupuncture, Chinese herbs and other therapies.
Jenny’s practice fuses the past with the modern where she combines traditional Chinese medicine principles and treatments with Western medicine knowledge and protocols.
Jenny studied Chinese Medicine in Australia and overseas. Her four year training was completed in 1987 and included an internship in the Red Cross Hospital in Hangzhou, China where she worked in the Chinese Medicine Gynaecology and Obstetric department. Since then, she has kept up with advances in both Chinese and Western medicine reproductive health and infertility through seminars, conferences and education.
Jenny has a Master of Education and her commitment to the education of future Chinese Medicine practitioners is reflected in the ten years she spent lecturing at the Australian College of Natural Medicine (ACNM) in reproductive health and Gynaecology and Obstetrics. As a senior lecturer she lectured and supervised students in clinic at intermediate levels in acupuncture and at advanced levels in acupuncture and Chinese Herbal Medicine.