Acupuncturist Margi Macdonald brings over 20 years of experience to our clinic.
Previously a Registered Nurse, in 2004 Margi gained a Bachelor of Health Science in Acupuncture and has worked consistently since then.
Margi is known for her gentle acupuncture style and her warm and friendly consultations.
She is committed to on-going professional development, and safely integrating tradition with current research and evidence, Margi’s clinical interests include:
- Women’s health: menstrual problems, pregnancy support and preparing for birth, menopause transition
- Common concerns: insomnia, irritable bowel syndrome, allergic rhinitis (hay-fever)
- Painful conditions: lower back pain, sciatica, knee and shoulder pain, neck pain, migraine prevention, tension headaches
Her years as a Registered Nurse spent in Gynaecological, Medical and Cardio-thoracic Units have provided her with a strong foundation for understanding and respecting the roles that contemporary medical, surgical and complementary health each play.
Margi is registered with the Australian Health Practitioner and Regulation Agency (AHPRA) and a member of the Australian Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine Association(AACMA), Margi is committed to excellence and ethics in practice.
Margi is a longterm resident of Brisbane’s northside, and is the mother of three young adults. Having had three babies in under 5 years, she knows that busy, tired folk need simple yet effective care and solutions for their health and well-being.
Margi’s other interests include a variety of exercise and fitness activities, handcrafts and the arts, cooking, blogging, gardening and singing.