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Dr Malcolm McKay

Health Hub Tweed Coast / Our Practitioners / Dr Malcolm McKay

Relieve your pain, restore your energy and revitalise your passion for living.

Doctor of Acupuncture, Member of Chinese Medicine Board of Australia (CMBA), Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA), Australian Traditional Medicine Association.

Registered Private Health Fund Provider

Dr Mal McKay of Pottsville Acupuncture has been in clinical practice for over 25 years and graduated as a registered practitioner of Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine in 1997. He has a wealth of experience treating a great variety of conditions. There is no need to suffer when Acupuncture has such a huge scope of application. He understands how and why disease presents in the body mentally, emotionally and physically. He believes your body knows how to heal itself and it is his job to help the body correct its trajectory from a disease pathway towards a healing pathway and optimal health.

Phone: 0420 437 156


He offers private consultations in his Pottsville Acupuncture clinic and affordable group sessions in the Health Hub Studio.

In practice he uses traditional therapeutic methods and evidence-based practices. Including needle and needle-less acupuncture, moxa, electrode acupuncture, various styles of cupping, magnetic heat lamp, ear candling, herbal medicine, therapeutic massage, Gua sha and Tui na.  His aim is to assist those with acute and chronic health issues take control of their lives, be empowered by their choices and realise a better quality of life.

This unique and personal journey is deserving of individual care and consideration and is one you travel together through a safe and supportive environment. Resolve is gained by treating the cause and the whole person, not just the presentation of symptoms.

To aid in the continuance of quality health care in Australia, Dr Mal also lectured Traditional Chinese Medicine at University and Supervised student clinic in the 4-year Bachelor of Health Science (Acupuncture) at Endeavour College of Natural Health.

His practice is governed by safe practice legislation and quality assurance policy ensuring delivery of consistently, high professional services.

Hours of Operation

By appointment

  • 8:30am-7:30pm
  • 8:30am-7:30pm
  • 8:30am-7:30pm
  • 8:30am-7:30pm
  • 8:30am-7:30pm

Services and Fee Schedule

Group Acupuncture Session – Initial – $48
Assessment, diagnosis and treatment

Group Acupuncture Session  – Follow-up – $35
Follow-up treatment for continued recovery

Initial Acupuncture Consultation – 1 hour and 15 minutes – $97
Consultation including assessment, diagnosis and treatment.

Follow-up Acupuncture Consultation – 50 minutes – $85
Follow-up care acupuncture treatment for continued recovery and address underlying causes.

Pensioner/Health Care Card Initial – 1 hour and 15 minutes – $85
Consultation, health assessment, diagnosis and Acupuncture treatment specifically for pensioners and Health Care Card holders.

Pensioner/Health Card Follow-up Consult – 50 minutes – $65
Follow-up treatment to support recovery and address underlying causes specifically for pensioners and Health Care Card holders.

Extended Follow-up – 1 hour – $90
Intensive treatment for severe conditions or speedier recovery, involving a front and back treatment.

Acupuncture with ½ hour massage – 1 hour and 20 minutes  – $130
Therapeutic massage enhances the effect of Acupuncture in the treatment of joint, back and muscular complaints and pain.

1 Hour Therapeutic Massage – 1 hour – $95
Therapeutic massage applying remedial and Traditional Chinese Medicine principles. Effective for acute and chronic muscular skeletal injury and pain.

½ Hour Therapeutic Massage – ½ hour – $55
Therapeutic massage applying remedial and Traditional Chinese Medicine principles. Effective for acute and chronic muscular skeletal injury and pain.

Cost Effective Care Package – $375
5 follow-up Acupuncture appointments payed in advance. $50 savings.

Cost Effective Care Package – $730
10 follow-up Acupuncture appointments paid in advance. $80 Savings.

Ear Candling – 30 minutes –  $55
Gentle non-invasive way to extract excess wax from the ear canal. This traditional method is warming to the ear and can relieve sinus and ear congestion.

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