Initial appointments take approximately 90 minutes

Acupuncture (initial appointment)

Channel Theory

£80

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When genuine energy is stored within, diseases cannot invade the body”

Li Dongyuan (1180 – 1251)

See How We Work

Your first acupuncture treatment explained...

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Case History

Step

an assessment of your general health and medical history, which includes the following:

  • a physical examination: body, tongue and pulse diagnosis.
  • an opportunity to raise any questions that you may have prior to treatment.
  • the discussion of a treatment plan tailored to your requirements.

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Needle Insertion

Step

Prior to the insertion of needles, the practitioner will discuss your treatment plan and the proposed locations for needle insertion. Needles are then inserted to various depths at these strategic points on your body.

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Needle Manipulation

Step

After placement, the practitioner may gently manipulate the needles in order to stimulate the acupuncture points and/or channels. Moxibustion or cupping therapies may be to added to the treatment at this point if necessary.

The needles remain in place for approximately 20 minutes.

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Needle Removal

Step

After approximately 20 minutes, all needles are removed and disposed of hygienically in sharps containers.

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