Dr Lauren Surridge

Dr. Lauren Surridge



Chinese Herbal Medicine

Cupping Therapy


B.Sc. (TCM)



Dr. Lauren Surridge is a Qualified, University Educated, and AHPRA Registered Doctor of Acupuncture & Chinese Herbal Medicine. 


Since 2007, Lauren has held a bachelor of Traditional Chinese Acupuncture and Herbal Medicine, practicing in clinics around Melbourne.


Areas of interest include Gynaecology, Fertility, IVF support, Pregnancy, Digestive Support, Chronic Health Conditions, and more. 


Over the last 15 years Lauren has mentored under Dr. Steven Clavey, Chinese Herbal Medicine Gynaecologist at Apricot Grove, as well as Dr. Natalie Kringoudis, at The Pagoda Tree. She has worked at Bump Acupuncture supporting women through IVF cycles with Acupuncture, as well as many couples trying to conceive naturally. One of her passions is working with women to achieve natural hormonal balance, ease gynaecological conditions such as endometriosis, painful periods, PMS, hormonal acne, PCOS and much, much more.


Lauren believes in an integrated, multi-disciplinary approach to illness and wellness. By approaching illness using traditional wisdom of Chinese Medicine combined with the modern clinical researched approaches. 


Lauren has trained in balance and Advanced Neurological Acupuncture for chronic pain management, based on world famous Doctors of Chinese Medicine, Dr Richard Wu Bian and Dr Robert Doane, who utilise Traditional Chinese Medicine principles of distal neurological needling to treat resistant pain that medical or local treatments have had little effect on.


She is registered with the Chinese Medicine Board of Australia (AHPRA), and is a member of the Australian and Chinese Medicine Association (AACMA). Lauren is registered with all major health funds enabling you to access private health insurance rebates for Acupuncture and Herbal Medicine consults. 

Clinical Focus: 


  • Fertility & IVF support
  • Women’s Health & Gynaecology (including PCOS, Endometriosis, Absent Periods, Heavy Periods Meonopause, and more)
  • Pregnancy & Pre-brith Support
  • Digestion & Gut Health
  • Mental Health (inclduing Anxiety, ADHD, Depression, Addiciton, Neurodiverse Conditions)
  • Chronic Health Conditions (including Auto-immune)
  • Pain & Injury



  • Bachelor of Health Science (Acupuncture & Chinese Herbal Medicine)
  • Balance / Distal Method Acupuncture
  • Medical Pulse diagnosis
  • Motor & Trigger Point Acupuncture



  • Registered Acupuncturist with AHPRA
  • Registered Chinese Herbal Medicine Practitioner with the AHPRA
  • Member of ATMS