What is Acupuncture ?

Acupuncture is a form of Chinese traditional treatment in medicine that involves the use of thin needles, inserted in the body at very specific points (Acupoints). The aim of the process is to alter and adjust the body energy flow into healthier pattern of balance. It is a unique and superior mode of treatment for many health conditions. Acupuncture can be a very effective method of prevention, assisting the body before a health problem becomes present. Acupuncture can promotes natural healing, enhances recuperative power and immunity, and improve physical and emotional health with healthy overall functioning and well-being of the body. It is a well know safe, efficient and painless approach to treatment of variety of medical problems. Practitioners of acupuncture and Chinese medicine have used this noninvasively treatment approach to help millions of people to stay well and live healthier lives .

All needles used at the Natural Health Practice are single use and are disposed according to Australian standards.   The practitioner may also stimulate the acupuncture points using other methods, including moxibustion and cupping.