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    David Haynes

    Passion, healing and individual care. These are the fundamentals to David’s work as a Registered Acupuncturist. Throughout his time in the industry, David has worked patients to improve their quality of life. With a particular focus on fertility, pain, and stress,  David’s clinic, Haynes Acupuncture, has patients travelling both near and far, to be treated by David and his team.

    First assisting, then practicing since 2008, David committed to continued education early on. This means regularly travelling to conventions, exhibitions, and workshops with international leaders in Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine. Including a three-month internship at a Chinese Hospital in 2009, where he gained certification in Advanced Practice (Guangxi Traditional Chinese Medical University, Nanning, China).

    David’s commitment to continued education results in a comprehensive acupuncture treatments, that can be tailored 100% to the individuals needs. David’s passion for acupuncture and holistic living, is unwavering. Which is obvious to his patients at each and every treatment.

    Rather than resting on the usual diagnosis, David comprehensively assesses his patients every time, to ensure that nothing is ever missed.

    Areas of Focus

    • Fibromyalgia (FMS), Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (CFS), Myalgic encephalomyelitis (ME), Post viral fatigue
    • Stress and Anxiety
    • Fertility


    • Bachelor of Health Science (Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine)
    • Certificate in Advanced Acupuncture – Internship at Guangxi University of Chinese Medicine (China)
    • Diplomat at Institute of Classical East Asian Medicine (ICEAM) – Canonical Herbal Medicine
    • Toyohari Acupuncture – East Asian Needle Therapy
    • Fertility Management
    • Certificate in Kiiko Style Acupuncture – Basic & Advanced Strategies
    • Certificate in Japanese Acupuncture – Gynecological Problems, Immune Strategies, Knee and Foot Problems, Sotai Alignment Therapy

    The Fun Stuff

    David firmly believes in balancing career with a healthy and vibrant lifestyle. For David, this includes fishing, kite surfing, camping, lots of time with his wife Claire, son Kyan, Kelpie pup Esher, and overseas trips with his wife and son.

    Rob Reilly

    After 5 years of commitment to study and the completion of an internship in China, Rob received a Bachelor Degree of Health Science (Acupuncture).

    Rob has helped people as a registered Acupuncturist, both in Australia and abroad since 2008.

    He prides himself on the clinical outcomes he achieves, with a strong interest in Fertility, Pregnancy management, menstrual imbalance and musculoskeletal pain and injury.

    Rob continues to further his education for healing; undertaking extra curricular studies in Acupuncture regularly, and is sincerely proud of the Acupuncture treatment and level of health he provides.

    His forever loyal, and growing patient following is a testament to his genuine passion for the art and practice of classical Acupuncture and Moxibustion.


    • Bachelor of Health Science (Acupuncture)
    • Certificate in Advanced Acupuncture – Internship at Guangxi University of Chinese Medicine (China)
    • Certificate in Toyohari Style Acupuncture (Japan)
    • Certificate in Japanese Acupuncture – Gynecological Problems

    Mark SargeantMark Sargeant

    Mark moved to Australia from England in 2012, and in 2013 began his formal training in Chinese Medicine at Endeavour College of Natural Health. Mark achieved a Bachelor in Health Sciences (BHSc) with distinction. During the course of his degree, Mark learnt from a variety of teachers and has spent time in different acupuncture clinics to further advance his understanding of Chinese Medicine.

    Mark has been assisting David at Coastal Natural Therapies since 2016, further developing his skills and knowledge.

    Mark first became interested in acupuncture 25 years ago, after successfully being treated by an English acupuncturist. He subsequently developed a deep passion for Chinese Medicine, reading widely on the subject and having regular treatment with the intention to eventually train to be acupuncturist.

    Mark has always held a desire to help people and worked first as a disability support worker, then as a social worker for many years.

    Mark has a deep commitment to helping patients reach and maintain wellness with a gentle and empathic approach. Mark has a particular interest in treating chronic disease, autoimmune disorders, mental and emotional health, digestive issues and fertility.

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