Scott Lings Timeline

Scott Lings Timeline

Born in Borneo

Lived in wooden house on stilts for first 17 years

Lived in wooden house on stilts for first 17 years

My foundation lies in nature

My foundation lies in nature

1980

1980

Grandfather Walks Again

My 80 year old grandfather was treated with acupuncture and regained his ability to walk after suffering a neurological condition

My 80 year old grandfather was treated with acupuncture and regained his ability to walk after suffering a neurological condition

I experienced early the wide effects of Chinese medicine

I experienced early the wide effects of Chinese medicine

1998 - 2004

1998 - 2004

University & Internship at Several Large Integrative Hospitals

Attended Shanghai University of Chinese Medicine

Attended Shanghai University of Chinese Medicine

Experienced Chinese medicine & acupuncture as a primary treatment, not alternative

Experienced Chinese medicine & acupuncture as a primary treatment, not alternative

2004

2004

Opened First Clinic

Opened a clinic in Malaysia treating a wide range of patients

Opened a clinic in Malaysia treating a wide range of patients

Matching health and business is not always easy

Matching health and business is not always easy

2006

2006

Moved to Australia

Started with nothing, even my wife worked so I could afford to buy herbs for patients

Started with nothing, even my wife worked so I could afford to buy herbs for patients

First year was hard as I was improving my English rapidly

First year was hard as I was improving my English rapidly

2007 - 2009

2007 - 2009

Struggle to Find Right Fit

Worked in a massage studio, chiropractic clinic and also a GP clinic

Worked in a massage studio, chiropractic clinic and also a GP clinic

Nothing matched my vision

Nothing matched my vision

2009

2009

Sustain Health is Born

Founded a clinic that provides Chinese medicine, acupuncture, chiropractic services

Founded a clinic that provides Chinese medicine, acupuncture, chiropractic services

I couldn’t find the perfect practice so I built my own

I couldn’t find the perfect practice so I built my own

2012

2012

Masters in Reproductive Health Medicine

University of New South Wales

University of New South Wales

Paving the way for my own journey and become better at treating reproductive health

Paving the way for my own journey and become better at treating reproductive health

2014 - 2017

2014 - 2017

PhD in Traditional Chinese Medicine

Studied under the premiere herbalist professors in Guangzhou, one of the oldest Chinese Medicine universities

Studied under the premiere herbalist professors in Guangzhou, one of the oldest Chinese Medicine universities

My quest for knowledge of Chinese herbs is lifelong

My quest for knowledge of Chinese herbs is lifelong

2015

2015

Studied Scalp Acupuncture

Studied under the prominent Dr. Zhu to increase my abilities to treat neurological conditions

Studied under the prominent Dr. Zhu to increase my abilities to treat neurological conditions

Scalp acupuncture helped rejuvenate my acupuncture career by making everything possible, even helping people walk again

Scalp acupuncture helped rejuvenate my acupuncture career by making everything possible, even helping people walk again

2015

2015

TCM Helped Wife Give Birth To First Child

She had gynecological issues and after 6 months of treatment she conceived

She had gynecological issues and after 6 months of treatment she conceived

Used Chinese medicine throughout pregnancy and gave birth to a healthy baby

Used Chinese medicine throughout pregnancy and gave birth to a healthy baby

2018

2018

Joined Fertility Association of Australia

Increasing my passion for helping people conceive

Increasing my passion for helping people conceive

Giving birth creates a new future

Giving birth creates a new future

2018

2018

Joined Australian Pain Society

Understanding the best practices for pain relief

Understanding the best practices for pain relief

Pain relief goes beyond stopping a nerve signal

Pain relief goes beyond stopping a nerve signal

Education

PhD in Chinese Medicine

Guangzhou University of Chinese Medicine

Masters in Reproductive Medicine

University of New South Wales (UNSW)

Bachelor of Medicine

Shanghai University of Traditional Chinese Medicine

Integrated Chinese & Western Medicine

Associations

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Integrated healthcare with a human feel

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