Acupuncture-Melbourne-PainHello I’m Paul Carter, a Doctor of Chinese medicine and director of the Chinese medicine department at Vitality Group in Middle Park, Melbourne. My colleagues and I are passionate acupuncturists and herbalists that have dedicated our lives to helping people improve their health. We each have unique areas of interest so read through our profiles to get to know us better. We love herbs, healthy energy and good coffee (in moderation of course).

When you come to our clinic in Middle Park (near St Kilda, Albert Park and South Melbourne) you’ll get more than just friendly highly skilled practitioners. You’ll step into a completely supportive multi-modality centre where you can receive natural medicine modalities alongside your acupuncture and herbal medicine such as naturopathy, chiropractic, physiotherapy, pilates, remedial massage, qi gong, yoga, homeopathy and psychology.


  • Receive comfortable pain-free acupuncture.

    High quality single use needles to make sure  you have the most comfortable experience. Ask for the finest Japanese needles and you won’t feel a thing.

  • Achieve powerful results with TGA approved herbal medicine.

    Safe, effective, ethical medicine. Feel confident you’re getting the highest grade, concentrated herbal medicine from the most ethical source.

  • Easily claim your health fund rebates on the spot.

    Claim your health fund rebate on the spot with HICAPS. Also use your VISA, American express and eftpos with no extra fee.

  • Relax knowing you are with a registered acupuncturist and herbalist.

    Paul is registered for both acupuncture and herbal medicine with The Chinese Medicine Board of Australia. This means Paul has completed a recognised Bachelor of Chinese medicine and understands every point and herb he prescribes you.

  • Reduce pain and inflammation by simply laying on our treatment tables.

    Each treatment table is connected to the earth to reduce electromagnetic fields. Earthing decreases inflammation while increasing antioxidants. in your body. Now you can reconnect to the earth while having acupuncture.

  • Feel cosy in our warm welcoming treatment rooms.

    With relaxation music, the beautiful wooden panelling and the application of heat, your body will naturally start to heal.

  • Receive more than acupuncture and herbs.

    As a part of your treatment plan you’ll receive diet, lifestyle advice and information on pressure points and relaxation you can use at home.

  • Step into healing mode with our convenient location, easy parking and natural environment.

    Located in Middle Park village only four kilometres from Melbourne CBD yet set in a tranquil tree-lined oasis. Free 2 hour parking out front and three public transport routes nearby.

If you have any questions or would like to make your appointment just give us a call on 03 9682 8866 or go to the commonly asked questions page below. Looking forward to seeing you in clinic soon.



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About Dr Paul Carter. Acupuncturist in Melbourne Australia


Registered Acupuncturist & Herbalist.

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