Acupuncture could be used for treating conditions such as aches and pains, headaches, migraines, neck and shoulder pains, back pains, sciatica, women’s health, balancing hormones, PMS, heavy/painful periods, assisting with fertility and IVF and many other conditions that are outlined on the website. For any other ailments, you normally feel better after each acupuncture treatment.
We use Chinese herbs based on the holistic principles of Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM). Chinese herbal medicine is backed by thousands of years of proven history in treating patients. The herbal medicine is used to complement treatments such as acupuncture and massage. At the Chinese Treatment Centre in Canberra you can purchase Chinese herbs. We have over 300 different Chinese herbs which we source from reputable companies in Sydney and Melbourne.
All of our practitioners have many years’ experience in the use of acupuncture to treat our patients. We will have you feeling better in the shortest time possible. Acupuncture and Chinese medicine are extremely successful in the treatment of a multitude of conditions. Many people try Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine as natural way with happy treatment. For complex medical problems, you will find that it may help it when other treatments could not.
Chinese massage is an excellent remedial therapy that uses different hand techniques and soft-tissue manipulation in order to relax muscle and relieve pain. Our clinic mostly uses massage to complement an acupuncture treatment. Tui Na is used to correct the problems the patient may experience whole body tension and mental stress. At the clinic we also can provide therapeutic and lymphatic drainage massage as well as Shiatsu. The staff at the centre have many years’ experience in the various massage techniques we use at the centre and can discuss what the best method is for you circumstances.
The guest lays on a massage table in a quiet, comforting environment. Massage therapist make you in the perfect setting for worries and stress to melt away. Using his or her hands, the therapist applies gentle pressure to the body, smoothly manipulating the muscle tissue. The careful rubbing and kneading of the body's outer tissue layers promotes complete relaxation of both the mind and body. The techniques used during the session facilitate blood flow through congested areas, releasing pressure and allowing new blood to flow through targeted areas. When the muscles are gently pulled and squeezed, lactic acid is flushed from the muscles, which contributes to the improved functioning of the lymphatic system.
Remedial massage provides a healing treatment that can be gentle or strong, deep or shallow. When muscles and tendons become damaged, impaired, knotted, tense or immobile, remedial massage provides an effective healing treatment. Remedial massage holistically treats the whole body and traces the discomfort as far as possible back to the original cause, healing both the cause of the disorder as well as the symptoms.
This treatment is used to promote blood circulation and incorporates the use of a herb which is burnt on or close to the body. It is a traditional Chinese medicine therapy which uses a herb called Moxa, commonly known as Mugwort.
Cupping is a method from ancient China. Glass cups are used to create a vacuum suction on the skin. The action of the vacuum is to increase blood flow to the local to help in the treatment and Relax the soft tissues to help for the healing. Cupping are also work on meridian channels to improve all the meridian circulations. Your skin will look red or purple circle colour left after cupping, it takes several days to disappear.