Kim Gatenby

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Kim Gatenby

Ba App Sci (TCM), M Rep Med.

With 18 years experience as a fully qualified acupuncturist, plus a master’s degree in reproductive medicine, Kim is a passionate and experienced practitioner whose goal is to help you achieve your best health, reproductively or in general.

After graduating with a Bachelor of Applied Science in Traditional Chinese Medicine in 2007, Kim has worked in the health industry ever since, helping people in Sydney’s Hills district and Lower North Shore, and now in the Mid North Coast area with a new space at The Wellness Collective in Wauchope.

Kim’s passion is helping unlock your full potential through improved energy, better sleep, and guidance with lifestyle measures that can keep you feeling your best.

Kim’s main area of interest is reproductive health for women and men, and she’s so passionate about this field that she also educates other practitioners in fertility care, and has won awards for her presentations.

With so much passion for her craft, you are in good hands with Kim at the Wauchope clinic or through online consults (known as TeleHealth).


Ba Applied Science (Traditional Chinese Medicine) 2007

Master of Reproductive Medicine (with Excellence) 2022

Certificate Heated Stone Massage

Certificate Sports Nutrition

Recent additional studies

  • Autoimmune diseases, management with TCM.
  • Confident & Safe prescribing alongside pharmaceuticals for better patient outcomes.
  • Cardiovascular disease: the critical gaps in current management and the central role of the natural medicine practitioner.
  • Lab Testing & Hormonal Assessment For Infertility.
  • Infertility and Recurrent Pregnancy Loss – It Could Be Subclinical Hypothyroid.
  • The treatment of infertility: full course.
  • Female Hormonal Disorders.
  • Chronic fatigue, fibromyalgia and pain syndromes.
  • Male fertility – treatment of infertility.
  • Pain, Inflammation & Immune Driven conditions.
  • Functional Psychiatry: the biology of emotion.
  • Dysbiosis & disease.
  • Japanese Cosmetic Acupuncture/BiYo Shin Kyu: The Kitagawa Method.
  • Re-awakening Qi Flow Through Scarred Meridians.
  • The Importance of Nurturing the Foetus Through the Pregnancy.
  • Interpreting Blood Tests According to Chinese Medicine.
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome Course
Lisa Burnley

Lisa Burnley

Ba TCM, Ba App Sci (OT), Dip Rem Mass, Dip CM

Lisa has been a member of the team since 2022 and is loving providing the people of Sydney with high level care in acupuncture and massage.

Lisa has always been interested in health/wellbeing and helping people and has a caring, practical and open nature. She graduated from the University of Western Sydney with a Bachelor of Applied Science (Occupational Therapy) and worked for 16 years as an Occupational Therapist in a variety of Sydney and London hospitals, equipping her with her a strong knowledge of Western medical conditions.

Lisa has a passion for combining her Chinese medicine knowledge with her Western medical knowledge to help provide clients with the best possible treatment. Lisa has a strong interest in women’s health and helping women to conceive; spurred on by her own infertility journey many years ago. She joined the team to be able to help other women the way she was helped many years ago.

On top of her Chinese medicine/Acupuncture and Occupational Therapy degrees, Lisa has also gained a Diploma of Remedial Massage, a Diploma of Chinese Tui Na Massage, and a certificate in Heated Stone Massage. No matter what aches or troubles you have, Lisa is skilled and prepared to support you in feeling your best.

Lisa works at the St Leonards clinic on Wednesdays 8am until 7pm, Fridays 8am to 4pm, and alternate Saturdays 8am to midday. The clinic is only a 5 minute walk from the St Leonards train station, with street parking readily available as well. You can book online with Lisa here.

Lisa is now also available at the Dural clinic on Thursdays 8am to 4pm, and alternate Saturdays 8am to midday, or later by appointment. 


Bachelor of Traditional Chinese Medicine

Bachelor of Applied Science (Occupational Therapy)

Diploma of Remedial Massage

Diploma of Chinese Massage (Tui Na)

Certificate Heated Stone Massage

Certificate Facial Gua Sha


Recent additional studies

  • The modern practitioner’s guide to infertility.
  •  Cosmetic Acupuncture: A TCM approach to cosmetic and dermatological problems. Foundation and advanced courses.
  • Certificate Facial Gua Sha 
  • Menstrual disorders