Acupuncture – A drug free mechanism of pain relief
Acupuncture is a technique of inserting and manipulating fine needles into specific points on the body with the aim of relieving and regaining normal movement. It is a drug free mechanism of pain relief and is beneficial for a wide range of problems.
The goal of acupuncture is to promote and restore the balance of energy, which flows throughout the body, the benefits of acupuncture can extend to a wide variety of conditions, from emotional disorders (anxiety, depression) to digestive complaints (nausea, vomiting, irritable bowel syndrome), Infertility, IVF support, menopause, high blood pressure, stress etc
Acupuncture is an evidence based modality and works very nicely as an adjunct to other physio techniques.
Only single use sterile disposable needles are used. Auricular acupuncture maybe used for chronic symptoms where the stud needle is stuck on for a period of time that the recipient can leave on for ongoing relief.
Traditional acupuncture or dry needling can be used in the clinic for relief of many ailments or as adjunct to other techniques.