Want to know more about acupuncture? It is based on the skilled observation of an individual using the four senses (seeing, hearing, touch and smell). To illustrate this, Martin may ask to feel your pulse and look at your tongue. These findings are then compared against known models of health, using the ancient Chinese principles of Yin/Yang and the five elements, and any differences from the norm noted.
Conventional medical diagnoses will also be taken into account. Treatments are then suggested to you which may include:-
The founder of The Acupuncture Pain Centre (Nottingham), Martin Dean, is a member of the British Acupuncture Council www.acupuncture.org.uk. This is the UK’s main regulatory body for the practice of Acupuncture.
He also spent 10 years lecturing in Acupuncture at The University of Lincoln, and is a keen practitioner of Chinese Tai Chi exercise.
Treatments are naturally carried out to the highest standards of hygiene and cleanliness. Single-use pre-sterilised disposable needles are used at all times read about comfortable needling