The Yin Oi Tong is one of Southeast Asia's oldest traditional Chinese medicine halls, established in George Town in 1976. The current proprietor, Chong Yit Leong has practised TCM for over 50 years. In a matter of minutes he can diagnose patients by taking their pulse, he then prescribes the correct combination of traditional herbs - either ground into capsules or boiled as tonics.
Description and photo by George Town World Heritage Incorporated (GTWHI)
1239J, Jalan Paya Terubong, Air Itam, 11060, Penang, MALAYSIA