Acupuncture

Acupuncture and complementary medicine consultations are available for patients receiving treatment at the Northern Sydney Cancer Centre.

 

Early research has demonstrated that acupuncture can be effective in the management of:

  • Nausea and vomiting

  • Immune function

  • Fatigue

  • Depression and anxiety

  • Hot flushes

  • Urinary and sexual dysfunction

  • General and joint pain

  • Radiation induced dry mouth

Dr Oh is available for consultation on Wednesday & Thursday at the Radiation Oncology Department, NSCC. To book an appointment, please contact the NSCC Radiotherapy Reception on (02) 9463 1300.


 

Associate Professor Byeongsang Oh

Dr. Oh is a Clinical Associate Professor, Sydney Medical School, University of Sydney and a Research Fellow at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School. He has practised acupuncture and other complementary medicine for over 15 years, specialising in cancer care.

Dr. Oh is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) & Society for Integrative Oncology (SIO), the Australian Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine Association (AACMA), Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA) and is registered as a Chinese medicine practitioner with the Chinese Medicine Board of Australia (CMBA). He is currently training several experienced practitioners in this field who may also treat patients.‚Äč

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