+65 6327 7866 +65 97715236 info@baozhongtang.com.sg Novena Specialist Center, 8 Sinaran Drive, #07-13/14, S307470

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ABOUT BAO ZHONG TANG

Growing from strength to strength since 2007 to become the premier TCM centre in Singapore that offers a comprehensive range of TCM therapies and medical services for our growing list of satisfied patients.

Since November 2007, Bao Zhong Tang has established itself as one of the best TCM in Singapore. Traditional Chinese Medicine, or TCM, views the human body as a whole and is governed by the theory of yin-yang, qi and blood, and zang-fu. TCM helps to maintain and restore the equilibrium in our body, which is vital for good health. Besides herbal medicine, TCM Treatments can include a wide variety of treatment methods, such as acupuncture, cupping, tuina and auricular therapy, working in tandem.

Currently located at the heart of Novena Specialist Center, Bao Zhong Tang has over a decade’s experience as a TCM Clinic in Singapore, where patients have placed their trust in over the years.

OUR TREATMENTS

As our society progresses, we are subjected to an immense amount of changes and stress day to day. This results in a sharp increase in people suffering from stress and occupational related conditions, such as frequent headache, anxiety, insomnia, indigestion, irregular menstruation, etc. More often than not, these conditions go untreated as people fail to identify the early tell-tale signs.

TCM listens to your smallest complaint. We believe that every symptom says something about your health and they allow us to look at the bigger picture through the minute details. Hence, we treat the root cause and not just these symptom.

Should you be experiencing any stubborn ailments, do consider seeking TCM treatments with us at Bao Zhong Tang. As the proud winner of the Best Premium TCM Centre Award for 2020, and one of the best TCM in Singapore, we explore the modernisation of TCM through internationalised standards by bringing patients the most safe and effective treatments for their bodily concerns. Contact us today for a consultation.

TESTIMONIALS

KEEFE LAI

Had really bad upper back pain, and was seen by TCM practitioner Joanna. After oneSession of acupuncture and cupping, my pain improved tremendously, and by the next day was near fully recovered. Prices are affordable and i highly recommend Bao Zhong Tang

Han Yen Chen

Had a painful persistent ear infection over a month, with blocked hearing. Was feeling worried because my condition did not improve despite after several sessions of acupuncture and herbs. But during one afternoon i felt a sudden burst in my ear and lots of disgusting greenish pus spurted out. My hearing was back and I felt so comfortable! I believe the treatment helped me recover from my infection by improving the constitution of my body.

Amanda Chong

(Translated by Google) Dr. Sun is friendly, patient and reliable. Medicine to cure disease. Thank you for meeting a good doctor.

FAQ

FIRST VISIT

If I wish to come Bao Zhong Tang for TCM consultation, how do I go about it?

We accept both appointment and walk-in patients.

However, we advise all patients to call us at 6327 7866 to check for physicians’ availability and arrange an appointment time so as to reduce your waiting time and avoid disappointment in the event if your regular physician is on urgent leave. For Saturday appointments, do call at least a week in advance for your preferred timing.

Which physician should I see?

Our physicians have their own area of specialty and our friendly staff will recommend a suitable physician according to your medical condition. We have three categories of Physicians. On a regular basis, our Senior Physicians and Physicians are available for consultation.

Our Master Physicians are visiting consultants from Shanghai who hold special consultations only once a year over a stipulated time. If you are keen, please contact us at 63277866 to leave your names on our waiting list. Priority for appointment booking with our Master Physicians will be given for patients on the waiting list.

I do not understand nor speak Mandarin. Will that pose as a problem when seeking TCM consultation?

Our centre offers translation services provided by TCM physicians registered under Singapore TCM Practitioners Board, who are double degree graduates from the Nanyang Technological University (NTU) and Beijing University of Chinese Medicine (BUCM). Translation services can be requested upon registration for consultation.

HERBAL MEDICATIONS

Why am I consuming so many herbs?

TCM Prescriptions are usually made up of a combination of various herbs that not only boost the efficacy of the treatment but also minimize the side effects of certain herbs. A prescription can consist of 10 to over 20 types of herbs, all depending on the individual’s condition.

Are there any side effects from consuming Chinese medicine?

Side effects from the consumption of herbal medicine are rare and minimal, especially under the advice of licensed TCM practitioners. Should you experience any discomfort after consuming our herbal medicine, do call us at 6327 7866 and our Physicians will advise you accordingly.

Does all Chinese medicine prescribed require brewing?

Our herbal medicine comes in various forms, consisting of raw herbs, powder herbs, capsules and pills. Only raw herbs will require brewing before consumption. You may opt for our brewing services during payment to save the hassle of brewing your medicine every day!

ACUPUNCTURE

How long does each acupuncture session take and how often will I require acupuncture?

Acupuncture works over a course of treatment and each treatment session lasts for about 30 minutes. For acute conditions such as acute sprains, gastroenteritis, fever, menstrual cramps, continuous acupuncture treatment is required. Each course of acupuncture treatment requires 5 sessions, recommended to be administered once daily or once every 2 days.

For chronic conditions such as cervical spondylosis, slipped disc, sciatica, arthritis, frozen shoulder and other chronic pain ailments or degenerative conditions, each course of acupuncture treatment normally requires 10 sessions.

Depending on the patient’s condition, number courses of acupuncture treatment and treatment frequency may vary. Internal medicine conditions may require acupuncture treatment once or twice per week, while acupuncture sessions for menstrual cramps or fertility issues are scheduled based on the patient’s menstrual cycle. Your Physician will advise according to your condition.

How does acupuncture work?

TCM sees the human body as a whole; every organ is connected to each other by meridians. Each meridian branch out to connect different organs, limbs and bones, forming a network around the body. Acupuncture targets acupoints distributed on these meridians, and works to balance yin and yang and stimulate flow of qi and blood. Through these effects, acupuncture is able to relief pain, restore normal body functions and improve the immune system.

Are young children suitable to do acupuncture?

Acupuncture is a commonly used TCM treatment method to restore normal body functions with minimal adverse effects. Young children are also suitable to do acupuncture. However, it is to be noted that young children can be frightened by acupuncture needles, hence parents and physicians should work closely during each acupuncture session. Physicians normally select thinner, shorter needles during acupuncture for young children, and avoid leaving the needles for too long to reduce fear in young children.

Are there any side effects from acupuncture treatment?

Acupuncture is a fully natural form of treatment without the use of any medication, and is unlikely to cause any permanent unpleasant side effects to the body. Some common side effects include dizziness (kindly note to declare to your Physician if you ever felt faint during procedures which involved insertion of needles into your body), slight bruising etc.

During acupuncture, one may expect a slight prickling sensation when acupuncture needles are administered, and minimal bleeding might occur upon the removal of acupuncture needles. It is important to engage professional TCM clinics and physicians for acupuncture treatment. It is also noteworthy that acupuncture may not be suitable for all kind of conditions, so do seek advice from professional TCM physicians to Find out whether acupuncture, or other forms of treatments, will be more suitable for your condition.

How should I prepare myself for an acupuncture treatment?

Before acupuncture, try to remain calm and relaxed. Avoid doing acupuncture on an empty stomach. Acupuncture should also be avoided when you are hungry, overly satiated, or under extreme fatigue. For ladies on your period, do check with the physician if acupuncture is suitable.

Are there any restrictions after an acupuncture session?

It is advisable to avoid direct cold or wind after acupuncture. Bathing/shower should be done 2-3 hours after acupuncture. Ensure sufficient rest 1-2 days after acupuncture.

PAYMENT

Is CSC (Civil Service Card) available for use?

Sorry, we do not accept CSC Card.

Can I use Medisave for our medical fees?

Sorry, Medisave cannot be used at our clinic as we are a private medical facility.

Can I claim medical fees from our insurance company or working company?

Please check with your respective insurance agent and company for the eligibility. We will be able to provide supporting documents for your insurance claim, but we are unable to submit any claims on your behalf.

GENERAL ENQUIRIES

Why can’t I get my medicine immediately after consultation?"

Medicine for each patient is a customised prescription based on their body constitution, hence we do not have pre-made medication for immediate collection. Herbal decoction requires a standardized brewing process that takes 2-3 hours. Collection or delivery of herbal medicine is available earliest half a working day after consultation and is subjected to our Pharmacy’s brewing schedule. Medication in the powder form is prepared by careful weighing and mixture of individual types of herbal powders according to the physician’s prescription. As no brewing is required, it can be prepared in a shorter time and will be available for collection 30-45 minutes after payment.

Will there be any tests performed when seeking TCM treatment?

TCM does not involve any western diagnostic tests. However, TCM utilizes its own diagnostic method, such as sensing of the pulse or examination of the tongue. Further physical examination, such as simple neurological examination and abdominal examination, may be performed if required, under physicians’ discretion.

How long will it take for me to see the effects of TCM treatment?

The treatment duration required depends on type and severity of condition, as well as sensitivity and compliance of an individual to treatment. In general, TCM treatment may take a longer time to demonstrate its efficacy as compared to Western treatment. Chronic conditions may require up to 3-6 months before improvement can be observed. However, TCM treatment contributes to long-term relief of the condition by improving your general constitution.

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    Novena Specialist Center, 8 Sinaran Drive
    #07-13/14, Singapore 307470
    (+65) 6327 7866
    info@baozhongtang.com.sg

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