Pricing

Payment

Pricing & Insurance Information

Treatment Price
Initial Consultation – 90 minutes $180
Your initial consultation includes tongue and pulse diagnosis, blood test analysis, Acupuncture Therapy and/or Bodywork +/- a Herbal Medicine Prescription or Supplements
Follow-up Appointment – 60 minutes $120
Acupuncture Therapy and/or Bodywork +/- a Herbal Medicine Prescription or Supplements
Acupuncture Only – 45 minutes $100
Acupuncture Only
All prices are GST inclusive.

Treatment with a valid ACC claim Price
ACC Initial Consultation – 90 minutes $120
Your initial consultation includes tongue and pulse diagnosis and Acupuncture Therapy +/- Tuina
ACC Follow-up Appointment – 60 minutes $60
Acupuncture Therapy and Tuina
ACC Acupuncture Only – 45 minutes $50
Acupuncture Only
All prices are GST inclusive

Other Treatment Modalities that may be included in your session include Cupping, Moxibustion, Aromatherapy, Gua Sha and Infrared Heat-Lamp.

Nutritional Supplements, Herbal Medicines, Heat Patches, Epsom Salts, External Liniments, Foot Soaks and Essential Oils to take home are charged at an additional cost.

Payment Methods

We accept payment by Eftpos, Cash and Cheque. Credit cards payments incur a 2.6% surcharge.

Cancellation Policy

We ask that you give at least 48 hours notice if you need to cancel or reschedule your appointment. This gives us just enough time to offer your time slot to another patient in need. Failure to do will result in you being charged the appointment fee. You will always receive a text message reminder 48 hours before your appointment. Just call the clinic directly on (09) 816 8000 at that point should you need to re-book. Thank you for your understanding.

Health Insurers that Cover Acupuncture for AcNZ members

Payment is required upfront and you will be provided with a receipt that you can submit for reimbursement.

Southern Cross

If you currently hold the Health Essentials policy you can claim for Acupuncture up to $250 per year. For more information click here. Ph 0800 800 181, 04 473 6181

AccuroNZ- (Previously known as Health Services Welfare Society- HSWS)

Ph 0800 222 876
NB – It is an add-on policy. Under Natural Health+Plan up to $45 per visit, up to $200 per year

NIB Holdings ltd- Everyday Health Insurance

Everyday Health
Covers acupuncture, TCM up to $150 if claim back 60% of costs or $300 if 80% claim back

UniMed

Ph 0800 600 666
Under Health Positive Cover up to maximum of $300pa. Treatment to be provided by registered acupuncturist.
NB – PSIS now known as Cooperative Bank insures members through UniMed

Police Association

Under Comprehensive Policy- annual maximum claim $450. Treatment to be provided by AcNZ registered acupuncturist. (current as of 1 July 2017)

NZ Post

Covers maximum of $200 pa, $20 per visit

Veteran Affairs – War pensions.

No single document stating what is covered, however support can be claimed on a case by case basis for individual veterans.

NIB and Acupuncture

With NIB’s Everyday cover you can access the Therapeutic Care treatment which includes benefits for Acupuncture and Traditional Chinese Medicine by NIB recognized providers. You will be issued with a receipt that you can submit for reimbursement. For more information click here.

HealthCarePlus/Education Benevolent Society Members

Ph 0800 600 666
Primary Care
Benefit Maximum 50% up to $400. You will be provided with a receipt that you can submit for reimbursement.

EBS is a not for profit organisation dedicated to employees in the New Zealand Education Sector.
EBS is 100% owned by these Education Unions and only members of, or people employed by these organisations can access EBS benefits.

The Education Unions are as follows:
NZEI – NZ Educational Institute
PPTA – Post Primary Teachers Association
TEU – The Tertiary Education Union (was ASTE & AUS)
TIASA – Tertiary Institutes Allied Staff Association
ISEA – The Independent Schools Education Association Inc (formerly ISTANZ)
PSA – NZ Public Service Association University and Education Services Groups.

For more information on EBS click here.