Consultation

An initial session, usually lasting about 1 hour, comprise of a consultation about your health, medical history, lifestyle and any spefici complaint.

Pulses on the wrist which correspont to the main meridians and their associated organs are read.

Follow up sessions usually last 45 minutes and include a review of your health, progress, pulses and treatment.

Each treatment is unique depending to the persons needs at that time. Needles, Moxa, Cupping, Acupressure, massage, electro-acupuncture and dietary advice may be used.

The number and frequency of treatments vary from person to person. It depends on the severity of depth of a complaint, how long the person has suffered from it, what drugs are being taken, etc. You may need one or two treatments, or a series to help your complaint effectively.


 

 




What is Acupuncture?
What is Qi?

Who has Acupuncture?
What does it feel like?

Diagnosis
Treating the whole person

Consultation
The First Visit

How often will I need treatment?

Should my doctor know?
Is it safe?

How can I find a qualified Acupuncturist?

Can it help me?

©Jonathan Orchard
  Wimbledon, Claygate and Hersham Acupuncture and Herbs