About Us

Oriental Health is the trading name of Laura Bicker.  Laura practices Traditional Chinese Medicine in her two complementary health clinics Jesmond Natural Health and Fertility and Ren Clinic Durham.

About Us

Laura Bicker BSc (Hons) TCM, BM, MATCM, MAFN, MBFS

In 2005 after graduating from a five year honnors degree in Traditionl Chinese Medicine Laura started Oriental Health and opened her first clinic of the same name in Jesmond.  It quickly became apparent Laura had a particular skill in helping women with fertility issues and as a result she decided to specialize.

Since then Laura has helped numerous couples on thier journey to parent hood through IVF and all variations of conception problems with the use of Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine.  In 2009 Laura joined forces with Emma Byers to open The Ren Clinic in Durham and now in 2014 with Louise Collyer, Laura's latest clinic Jesmond Natural Health and Fertility.

Laura specializes in the treatment of Fertility, IVF, Pregnancy Support and Miscarriage and has spent time training with some of the best practitioners in their field such as Jane Lyttleton, Charlie Buck, Janni White, Sarah Budd and Nick Hudis, . Other areas of interest include: Migraine, Sinusitis, Chronic Fatigue, and Menstrual Disorders.

Laura initaly spent five years studying the only European Honours degree program of its kind in Traditional Chinese Medicine at Middlesex University.  This was ran jointly with Beijing University and included spending five months training intensively in Beijing, at two of the largest TCM hospitals in China.

Laura is a fully licensed practitioner and member of The Association of Traditional Chinese Medicine and Acupuncture UK, The Acupuncture Fertility Network, The Newcastle Fertility Network and the British Fertility Society.

Treatments are available with Laura on Tuesday and Thursday in Jesmond, Monday and Wednesday in Durham.  Laura works with a team of practitioners to offer weekend and out of hours appointments for IVF patients.

If you would like to know more about how Laura can help you or to book a treatment:

Mobile: 07962406476

Email: laura@oriental-health.co.uk