Kim Gatenby

Kim Gatenby

Ba App Sci (TCM), M Rep Med.

With 17 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.

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 either the Dural or St Leonard clinics.


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.

Lisa graduated from Sydney Institute of TCM with a Bachelor of Traditional Chinese Medicine, and is thrilled to support you on your fertility or health journey.

Lisa has always been interested in health 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 has worked for 16 years as an Occupational Therapist in a variety of Sydney and London hospitals, thus bringing with her a strong knowledge of Western medical conditions, critical thinking and proficient communication.

Lisa has a passion for combining her Chinese medicine knowledge with her Western medical knowledge to help provide clients with the best possible treatment outcomes. Lisa has a firm interest in women’s health and helping women to conceive; this combined with her own personal fertility journey has brought her to Sydney Natural Fertility where Kim has mentored and trained her.

On top of her Chinese medicine/Acupuncture and Occupational Therapy degrees, Lisa has also gained a Diploma of Remedial 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 until 9pm, allowing you to come straight from work and maintain your wellbeing mid-week. 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.


Bachelor of Traditional Chinese Medicine

Bachelor of Applied Science (Occupational Therapy)

Diploma of Remedial Massage

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