point to health                                                 
     Western  Medical Acupuncture Clinic         
Bishopbriggs              
     
   

BASIC TREATMENTS 


1.ACUPUNCTURE -needling specific points of the body, different for each condition.

2.FACIAL ACUPUNCTURE-needling specific points of the face ,this treatment is used basically for cosmetic purposes.

3.MOXIBUSTION-this is a traditional treatment,used to warm the needle or the skin in order to amplify the action of the needle,and also causes relaxation of local muscle spasm.

4.ELECTROACUPUNCTURE-this method increases the strength of the stimulation by applying a small electrical current through the needles(the patient only experiences  a small sensation)

5.AURICULAR ACUPUNCTURE-needling specific points of the external ear


NEEDLES

In our clinic we use

-sterile stainless steel disposable needles

-sterile stainless steel disposable intradermal needles 

-ear seeds

-magnetic ear pellets



CONDITIONS


Acupuncture can be used to treat many conditions associated with chronic or acute pain,and also several conditions not associated with pain,but every case is unique and this is the reason why it is more than important to have an initial consultation and evaluation of the condition by your practitioner.