Traditional Chinese Medicine acupuncture
We specialise in Traditional Chinese Medicine acupuncture which helps balance the body systems enabling the healing process of the mind and body, 70% of illness is caused by stress which we can help you with enabling the body immune system defences to take care of you.
Today, acupuncture is used in conjunction with Western medicine to treat a wide range of conditions and helps us keep our health at it's optimal level.
The history of acupuncture
In 300BC, The Yellow Emperor’s Classic of Internal medicine gave us the first medical account of acupuncture and for over 2,500 years acupuncture has been used to restore, promote and maintain health.
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TCM acupuncture helps with a wide range of conditions, amongst these are:
• Sleeping problems
• Digestive disorders
• Fertility problems
What to expect
Your first consultation enables the Practitioner to establish a view on your general health, to identify underlying patterns of disharmony and to suggest the most effective course of treatment.
Your first consultation will be about 50-60 minutes including treatment, following treatments will be the same length of time.
The Practitioner will wish to establish a view on your general health. Understand any underlying patterns of disharmony and will suggest the most effective course of treatment.
The Practitioner will generally ask questions about:
The Practitioner will make some visual examinations and take some measurements:
Visual examinations will include skin and tongue condition
The Practitioner will use this information to propose the most effective course of treatment tailored to you. Other treatments may be used in conjunction with acupuncture to enhance the effect of your treatment, this may be sports therapy, sports massage, reflexology and hatha yoga.
Lee Therapies often uses acupuncture in conjunction with sports therapy to enhance the effect of your treatment.