Effective treatment for orthopaedic and sports injuries and stress related conditions.
Acupuncture for sports injuries can be an effective acute and chronic treatment to reduce pain, swelling, and improve functioning of limbs, joints and soft tissue. The method employed is based on the TCM model. ( Traditional chinese medicine ). Qi, our vital life force is either balanced,excessive, or weakened in the 12 meridians which run throughout the body and inner organs. By using, traditional points in combination with massage, taping, and exercise prescription acupuncture can be a very useful tool to treat injuries. It can be particularly helpful when pain or swelling are too much for soft tissue work or exercise. Acupuncture has a vast history of use from ancient china to present day western and eastern medical clinical use. If you are being treated by a Physiotherapist or Consultant please check with them about the appropriateness of acupuncture for your injury or condition.
If you have any questions about this therapy and its suitability for your situation please contact Peter