Acupuncture

Acupuncture is form of traditional Chinese medicine that has been practiced for centuries. It is based on the theory that energy, Chi, flows through our bodies in pathways called meridians. When the energy or the Chi is blocked, illness and pain occur. Acupuncture is a way to unblock or influence the Chi - it can help the Chi to flow and therefore aid the healing process.

 

Acupuncture uses a thin needle and a shallow insertion. It is helpful for all types of pain, fertility issues, menstrual problems, digestive issue, stress, headache, can be a great support through pregnancy.

Acupuncture for Pregnancy

Acupuncture is gentle and safe treatment method during pregnancy for the mother and the baby. The diagnose process includes body and abdominal palpation of the mother, to provides information on the structural imbalance and inner organs. The treatment uses disposable needles and unique tools. The insertion of the needles is shallow and hardly felt.

By using acupuncture during pregnancy, the mother can enjoy an easy and pleasant pregnancy. Acupuncture is also well known and successfully used in fertility issues as well as after pregnancy, to gain quick recovery of the body.

 Acupuncture can treat the following symptoms:

  • Low energy level

  • Oedema / Water retention

  • Indigestion

  • Lower back pain

  • Chronic neck & back pain

  • Irregular periods

  • Anxiety

  • Depression

  • Mood Swings

  • Insomnia

  • Allergies

  • Headache and migraines

Acupuncture helps with

  • Morning Sickness

  • Pubic Symphysis Pain

  • Re-positioning of Breeched Baby

  • Lower Back Pain

  • Labour Induction

  • Irregular Periods

  • PMS

  • Frequent Miscarriages

Our Acupuncturists

Galit Cohen - Acupuncturist

Galit has 20 years experience in acupuncture and reflexology.

 

She ran her own private clinic in Israel for 15 years, as well as working in other clinics and hospitals. Galit taught reflexology for over 7 years at integrative medicine colleges and also taught midwife techniques to support women during labour.

 

She also studied “Kiiko Matsumoto” method of Japanese acupuncture.

Galit speaks fluent English and Hebrew.

Roxanne Issurdat - Acupuncturist

Roxanne is a US-licensed acupuncturist with a Master’s degree in Oriental Medicine from the Maryland University of Integrative Health (MUIH).   She is also a certified Acupuncture Detoxification Specialist with the American National Acupuncture Detoxification Association. 

Roxanne believes Acupuncture and Chinese medicine work at the deepest levels to bring your body into balance. She knows first hand the toll of dealing with a chronic health condition, and this experience allows her to partner more effectively with her patients as they progress on their healing journey.  Her treatments focus not only on relieving symptoms but also on improving the overall well-being of her patients.

ONE ISLAND SOUTH

12/F, 1227-28

2 Heung Yip Road

Wong Chuk Hang

 

OPENING HOURS

 

Mon - Fri: 9.00am to 6.30pm

Sat: 9am to 1pm