Acupuncture at Brook Green Clinic

Acupuncture can be used to treat the following conditions:

  • Addictions
  • Arthritis
  • Musculo-skeletal conditions
  • Circulatory problems
  • Digestive disorders
  • Mental/Emotional disorders
  • Diabetes
  • Dizziness
  • Facial paralysis
  • Fatigue/Tiredness
  • Hayfever and Sinusitis
  • High blood pressure
  • Infertility
  • Insomnia
  • IVF assistance treatment
  • Menstrual problems
  • Pre-menstrual symptoms
  • Migraines & headaches
  • Menopausal symptoms
  • Pregnancy care
  • Respiratory disorders
  • Rheumatism
  • Skin conditions
  • Stress related illnesses
  • Urinary/Kidney disorders
  • Well-Being
  • Weight Loss
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Adjunctive therapies

A number of other treatment modalities may be used alongside acupuncture. These include Moxibustion (commonly referred to as moxa), Cupping and Guasha.

patient recieving acupuncture and mioxa at Brook Green Clinic HammersmithMoxa

Moxa is a herb that is burnt in order to warm the body. This is done either on the end of a needle to send warmth down into the point, as a small cone on the skin itself or rolled into a stick and held a few centimetres from the skin.

cupping at Brook Green Clinic HammersmithCupping

Cupping involves heating the air inside a glass cup with a flame before placing the cup on the body. As the air in the cups cools it contracts creating a mild suction effect on the skin.

Guasha

Guasha is a simple and direct way of stimulating the flow of Qi. Oil is rubbed into the skin and then a china spoon is used to scrape the skin until redness arises.




Acupuncture Testimonial Star

"I had been in agony with tennis elbow for months and had to give up playing tennis. Then I was introduced to the marvels of acupuncture and after 3  sessions with Charles my tennis elbow was completely cured! "

Lorraine

chelsea, london

 

 

 

 

 

 

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