Evidence Based Plant Medicine Clinic

Welcome to Spencer Health’s Evidence Based Plant Medicine Clinic

Struggling with chronic pain or anxiety? Discover how medicinal cannabis can offer natural, effective relief.

Tired of traditional medicines not working? Experience the power of plant-based therapies tailored to your needs.

Looking for convenient, expert care? Access personalized treatment plans from the comfort of your home with our telehealth services.

Discover the Healing Power of Nature

At Spencer Health, we believe in the transformative potential of natural, plant-based medicine. Under the passionate guidance of Dr. Clayton Spencer, we are dedicated to offering holistic, personalized care with a focus on medicinal cannabis.

Dr. Spencer’s mission is to provide compassionate, patient-centered care using the best practices in plant-based therapies. He aims to enhance your quality of life through natural, effective treatments that are backed by scientific research.

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Why Choose Us?

  • Expertise and Passion: Dr. Clayton Spencer, our authorized prescriber, brings years of mental health and medical experience and a deep passion for plant medicine to every patient interaction.
  • Evidence-Based Treatments: We prioritize treatments supported by robust scientific evidence, ensuring you receive safe and effective care.
  • Personalized Care Plans: We understand that every patient is unique. Our treatment plans are tailored to your specific needs and health goals.
  • Holistic Approach: We integrate medicinal cannabis with other plant-based therapies to provide a comprehensive approach to your health and wellness.
  • Telehealth Convenience: Our clinic operates on a telehealth platform, making it easy for you to access our services from the comfort of your home.

Meet Dr. Clayton Spencer

This evidence-based clinic is run by Dr. Clayton Spencer, a senior medical practitioner with extensive experience in Western herbal medicine. Dr. Spencer is closely associated with many indigenous ancient healing groups from around the world, including the Ngangkari of the Anangu Pitjantjatjara Yankunytjatjara (APY) lands, the traditional owners of Uluru. All assessments are therefore based on the knowledgeable experiences of healing systems from around the world and a broad clinical experience over many years working in all aspects of modern medical health care, including mental health.

Dr. Spencer also holds a master’s in health management, majoring in disease epidemiology, public health, and biostatistics, and has worked as a GP in Europe. Additionally, he is an Authorized Prescriber of medicinal cannabis and is training to be a Certified Psychedelic Assisted Therapist.

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What Can Medicinal Cannabis Help With?

Medicinal cannabis has been shown to be effective in managing a variety of conditions and symptoms, including:

  • Chronic pain
  • Anxiety and depression
  • Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
  • Trauma
  • Insomnia and sleep disorders
  • Neuropathic pain
  • Multiple sclerosis
  • Epilepsy and seizure disorders
  • Nausea and vomiting related to chemotherapy
  • Appetite stimulation in chronic illness

Dr. Spencer will work with you to determine if medicinal cannabis is a suitable option for your condition and develop a personalized treatment plan to address your specific needs.

Our Services

  • Medicinal Cannabis Consultations: Personalized consultations to determine the suitability and best approach for medicinal cannabis in your treatment plan.
  • Comprehensive Health Assessments: Detailed evaluations to understand your health history, current conditions, and wellness goals.
  • Customized Treatment Plans: Individualized plans that incorporate medicinal cannabis and other plant-based therapies tailored to your specific needs.
  • Ongoing Support and Monitoring: Continuous care with regular follow-ups to monitor progress and make necessary adjustments to your treatment plan.
  • Educational Resources: Access to the latest research, educational materials, and workshops on plant medicine to empower you in your health journey.

Easy and Supportive Process

We make the process of accessing medicinal cannabis easy and supportive. Here’s what you can expect:

  • Referral Requirement: Patients are required to have a referral from an AHPRA (Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency) approved health provider, such as a general practitioner (GP), specialist, or other authorized health professional (e.g. chiropractor, physiotherapist, psychologist etc).
  • Initial Consultation - $180: Your journey begins with a comprehensive initial, 30 minute consultation with Dr. Spencer, where he will assess your medical history, current conditions, and treatment goals. If medicinal cannabis is deemed appropriate, Dr. Spencer will provide a prescription for the most appropriate health product and discuss dosage and management. He will also provide recommendations for complementary services which would suit your health goals.
  • Four-Week Follow-Up - $60: To ensure the effectiveness and safety of your treatment plan, a 15 minute follow-up appointment is scheduled four weeks after your initial consultation.
  • Prescription Rewrites - $35: Dr. Spencer also offers ongoing script rewrites to adjust dosages or formulations as needed. A brief 10-minute phone call is required to discuss ongoing needs and to review your progress.

Our team is dedicated to providing ongoing support and making sure that your treatment is tailored to your needs and preferences.

Join Us on the Path to Natural Healing

Experience the benefits of plant medicine at Spencer Health’s Plant Medicine Clinic. Whether you are seeking relief from chronic pain, anxiety, insomnia, or other health conditions, our team is here to support you every step of the way.

Start your journey towards a healthier, more balanced life. Book your telehealth consultation today and discover the healing power of plant medicine.

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Let’s Get Started – Manage Your Health Journey

Initial Appointment

Step 1  - Before booking through our patient portal, please make sure you have with you:

  • a valid referral from your AHPRA registered health professional
  • your driver’s license or other form of ID
  • a valid credit card

Step 2 – Book and pay for your initial appointment with Dr. Spencer using our easy, online booking process.

Step 3 – On the day and time of consultation, Dr. Spencer will phone you on the contact number you provide.

Step 4 – Following your consultation, if you are eligible for plant-based medication, your prescription will be delivered to your door.

Follow Up

A follow up appointment is required 4 weeks after your initial appointment, to check in with you about your health journey.

Script Rewrite

Your personal prescription will come with a specific number of "repeats". Repeats refer to the number of times you can order your medication. Once you have used all of your script repeats, please book in to check in with Dr. Spencer and request a reorder of your medicine.