How many treatments will I need?
The number and frequency of treatments depend on several factors. These include how long you have had the problem, the duration and intensity of your present disorder. Your age, constitution, individual circumstances and your desired health goal are all taken into account.
We will inform you of how many visits you might need and develop a treatment plan in your initial consultation.
Some conditions suitable for treatment with acupuncture include:
Painful conditions such as headache, migraine, osteoarthritis, biliary colic, renal colic, post-operative pain, dental analgesia
Musculoskeletal conditions such as sciatica, frozen shoulder, arthritis, tennis elbow, back and neck pain, carpal tunnel, sports injuries, fibromyalgia, rheumatism
Neurological conditions such as trigeminal neuralgia, peripheral neuropathy, stroke sequalae, sciatica Bell’s palsy
Gynecological problems such as painful menstruation, PMS, Amenorrhea, irregular periods, menopausal syndrome
Pregnancy and Labour such as infertility, morning sickness, induction of labour, inverted foetus, labour pain, long labour, retained placenta
Gastrointestinal disorders such as nausea, vomiting, irritable bowel syndrome, constipation, diarrhea, gastric/duodenal ulcer, chronic ulcerative colitis, heart-burn, reflux, loss of appetite
Ear, nose and throat disorders such as sinusitis, rhinitis, tonsillitis, sore throat, mouth ulcers, tinnitus, meniere’s disease
Urogenital disorders such as prostatitis, impotence, retained urine, urinary tract infection
Cardiovascular disorders such as high blood pressure, primary hypotension, angina pectoris
Mental & Psychiatric disorders such as anxiety, depression, stress, insomnia, bipolar
Addictions such as smoking and drug withdrawals
Other: Common cold and influenza, cough, allergies and immunity, gout, fatigue, skin disorders, low energy, weight loss, scars, wrinkles and cosmetic acupuncture
TCM can treat successfully many common and complex ailments without the need for Western pharmaceutical drugs that have undesirable side effects. Go to our Benefits page to discover more successfully treated conditions.