Vitalis is a loving father of two. Spending quality time with his children is one of his very favourite things.

Dr Vitalis Skiauteris acquired his skills through extensive training in various medical fields. He is one of the very few European practitioners, who mastered the Chinese language to be able to access a deeper understanding of Chinese medicine and acupuncture.

Dr Vitalis passion is caring for patients with reproductive health problems, pain, stress/anxiety, depression and complicated health issues.

Qualification Highlights

  • Medical doctor (Beijing University of Chinese Medicine)
  • Studied and practised Acupuncture and Herbal medicine at renowned hospitals in China for over eight years.
  • In private practice in New Zealand since 2002
  • Strong special interest in infertility/women’s health since 1999
  • Special interest in treatment of pain since 1993
  • Diploma in Vertebral Diseases (Tokyo-Moscow)
  • ACC treatment provider, Member of the NZ Acupuncture Standards Authority
  • Tutor/Clinical supervisor at New Zealand School of Acupuncture Auckland (2003-2006)
  • Vitalis speaks fluent English, Russian, Chinese (Mandarin) and Lithuanian; he can understand Dutch and German. Patients speaking any of these languages are welcome.


Roberta is the only acupuncturist in NZ holding the title of Fellow of American Board of Oriental Reproductive Medicine.

She completed her Master’s degree at Zhejiang University of Chinese Medicine.

Currently, Roberta works on a study involving acupuncture in advanced maternal age patients/poor IVF responders.

Roberta is a recipient of Ngaire Walsh award (Natural Fertility New Zealand). As a Natural Fertility New Zealand accredited fertility educator she runs fertility workshops for women trying to conceive.

Roberta is a full practising member of Acupuncture NZ (formerly NZRA) and ACC provider.

Book an appointment with Roberta.

New Zealand Herald:

“One of the best-known names in fertility-related acupuncture”

Sunday Star Times:

“Auckland-based acupuncturist and Chinese medical practitioner Dr Vitalis Skiauteris specialises in acupuncture to help treat infertility and has worked alongside fertility clinics”