At your first visit, your acupuncturist will:
All of this information is woven together to determine your diagnosis in the Chinese medicine framework.
A Chinese medicine diagnosis describes patterns of imbalance or disharmony in your body. We identify issues such as:
Your acupuncturist will design a course of treatment that encourages your body to correct imbalances so that it can begin to heal itself.
Any of the treatments listed in the “Treatments” menu may be included, to help your body to heal.
In the beginning, you will probably find that regular treatments are the best way to start feeling better quickly. Most people come once or twice a week in the beginning, and after three to six treatments you will have a good idea how quickly your body is responding. Your practitioner will discuss treatment frequency with you.
We work with you towards your treatment goals, offering our expertise, traditional wisdom and tailored gentle treatments.