Our doctor diagnosis will typically encompass observing your complexion, tongue and posture, listening to the tone of your voice, checking your pulse and posture. She may also ask questions about your health in general, including your diet and drink, and any previous medications.
Upon the proper diagnosis of your symptoms, Our doctor will draw up a comprehensive treatment plan for you, which may consist of one single therapy or a combination of the herbal therapy, acupuncture, dietary advice and acupressure. During the course of the treatment, our doctor will pay particular attention to any changes in your body and will adjust the treatment accordingly.
Duration of the treatment will depend on the nature and the severity of the symptoms. Each treatment is tailored to the individual patient.
Acupuncture is one of the best-known Chinese Medicine techniques. It was developed in ancient China and is based upon the concept of a natural vital force that flows through the body called Qi. It is a technique where very fine needles are inserted into the skin in a special way to stimulate specific energy points(acupoints) in the human body resulting in relieving body pain, and correcting the imbalances in the flow of Qi(life energy) though channels know as meridians.
The World Health Organization (WHO) recently listed a total of four categories of diseases and disorders encompassing over 100 different conditions for which acupuncture is considered to be effective. These also include some typical conditions prevailing in the modern society such as allergic rhinitis (including hayfever), headache, lower back pain, neck pain, tennis elbow, insomnia, depression, etc.
Ear candle is the rediscovery of an ancient tradition for the treatment and prevention of the ear problems. Candles are made of natural waxed cloth, it contributes in removing the wax-plug from the ear while re-balancing the ear pressure, and so preventing the unpleasant feeling of “blocked ears”.
Ear candle improves some medical problems i.e. tinnitus.
Chinese herbal Therapy
Chinese herbs are all natural products including flowers, leaf stalks, seeds and roots. Each herbal medicine prescription from our doctor is normally comprised of a cocktail of many herbs tailored to the individual patient. Adjustments are made to fit specific requirements of the patient depending on changes in the disease during the course of treatment, the strength of the patient and other factors.
Chinese herbs effectively target the underlying causes and seldom have any undesirable side-effects. It aims at restoring the physical balance, the balance between Yin and Yang. Our doctor will regulate your flow of Qi, blood and fluids. Weak organs will be strengthened and blocked channels opened.
Moxibustion treats and prevents diseases by applying heat to acupoints. The herbal substance used is mainly Moxa, which has unique warming/Yang qualities.
Applied mainly in the form of a cone or stick and on ginger slices, Moxa is used for pain and deficient conditions; its warming qualities enhance circulation to a particular area. It is clinically effective for common conditions such as: Acute and Chronic Pain (Frozen Shoulder, Back pain, Carpal Tunnel Syndrome), digestive upset (Diarrhoea, IBS), Women’s Disorders, and sexual function (Impotence, Decreased Libido etc.).
Cupping Therapy is well recognised as a popular way to detoxify body and improve natural health. This is a therapy in which a jar is placed on the skin surface to ease local congestion, through the removal of the air in the jar. It unblocks lymph nodes along the spine, which in turn helps the body to work more efficiently. The therapy promotes the free flow of Qi and blood in the channels, diminishes swellings and pains, and dispels cold and dampness.