Acupuncture is the stimulation of specific points on the body, known as acupuncture points, to relieve pain or treat a health condition. Usually very fine needles are used but a laser may be used if you prefer.
At Phoenix Centre for Acupuncture we do a range of acupuncture techniques including:
Needles are usually left in place for ten to twenty minutes but sometimes may only be left for a few minutes – we constantly monitor the treatment so we know when it is complete! Usually we use no more than three acupuncture points and sometimes only one!
Traditional Chinese Medicine originated in China 2,500 years ago was the main form of medical diagnostic and treatment therapy for many centuries. At Phoenix Centre of Acupuncture we combine the traditional pulse and tongue diagnosis with modern medical tools to provide you with a comprehensive diagnosis.
We then tailor your treatment by selecting from a range of Traditional Chinese Medicine techniques including:
At Phoenix Centre for Acupuncture we offer life style advice which is designed just for you.
This may include:
At Phoenix Centre for Acupuncture we believe that exercise is an important part of your treatment. Often exercise instruction, by a qualified personal trainer, is offered as part of your treatment or you may book in for a personal training session.
Exercise may include: