Conditions Treated

Over 33 years in practice we have seen a wide variety of conditions associated with areas such as Sports Injuries , Pain Management , Muscle-Skeletal , Neurological , Respiratory , Digestive , Reproductive and Emotional disorders.

But what does the science say 

According to the latest “Acupuncture evidence project” (by J.Mc Donald, Stephen Janz, Jan. 2017), Acupuncture has been shown to be effective for the treatments of the following conditions:

  • Acute low back pain, neck pain, Sciatica
  • Anxiety and depression (with antidepressants)
  • Menopausal hot flushes, postmenopausal insomnia and perimenopausal insomnia
  • Insomnia, post-stroke insomnia
  • Post-stroke shoulder pain, shoulder pain, shoulder impingement syndrome (early stage)
  • Stroke rehabilitation
  • Cancer pain and cancer-related fatigue
  • Temporomandibular pain
  • Lateral elbow pain
  • Irritable bowel syndrome
  • Labour pain

There is also evidence of positive effect of Acupuncture in treatments of :

  • Allergic rhinitis (perennial and seasonal)
  • Headache (tension type and chronic)
  • Postoperative nausea and vomiting
  • Chemotherapy induced nausea and vomiting (with anti-emetics)
  • Chronic low back pain
  • Knee pain (osteoarthritis)
  • Postoperative pain
  • and more…

 

For more detailed information on this please read – The Acupuncture Evidence Project

If you have any queries whether acupuncture may be able to assist your specific problem, please feel free to contact the clinic to see if acupuncture is right for you.