Acupuncture is an ancient system of traditional chinese medicine, using the bodies energy channels ‘meridians’ as treatment points. Needles are used at points along these meridians to rebalance energy sytsems.
How is acupuncture done?
Acupuncture is administered by chartered physiotherapists trained in acupuncture or a registered acupuncture specialists using sterile disposable needles, inserted into known acupuncture points and left in situ for up to 30 minutes. Acupuncture may be used in conjunction with physiotherapy or as a stand alone treatment as appropriate.
What can Acupuncture help with?
All clients undergoing acupuncture will be asked their consent before use and will be given a consent form to sign prior to treatment.