Benefits of Acupuncture

The benefits of acupuncture and Traditional Chinese Medicine are it is drug free, holistic and therapeutic.

Using Traditional Chinese Medicine and acupuncture services, Alternate Therapeutics Atherton Health & Skin Clinic assists clients achieve better health inside and out.  Remedies maybe be prescribed based on patterns of imbalance in the body. Through Traditional Chinese Medicine and acupuncture services, the body is encouraged to promote healing and to improve its own functions.

The Traditional Chinese Medicine practice of acupuncture and other Traditional Chinese Medicine services has been used around the world for promoting health and wellbeing for more than 2000 years.

People often turn to this ancient drug-free therapeutic service for improved health and wellbeing.  One of the most important concepts of Traditional Chinese Medicine is that of Qi, the vital force or energy that flows through a system of channels in the body known as the Meridians. The goal of acupuncture is to establish healthy body function by restoring the natural circulation of energy, or Qi.  Acupuncture is using a sterile single use fine needle (approximately 0.2mm diameter) that is inserted into the skin where the energy flow of Qi may be stimulated in the body, removing blockages that can lead to pain, health complaints and other health issues.

Love the therapeutic effects. For men and women Traditional Chinese Medicine and acupuncture services may provide relief from health concerns or complaints of the body.  Traditional Chinese Medicine may assist with a variety of health issues and not limited to headaches, chronic pain, arthritis, women’s health, gut health, pain management, sports injuries, depression, men’s health, respiratory complaints, fatigue & insomnia, stress & anxiety.

Alternate Therapeutics Atherton Clinic’s Traditional Chinese Medicine Practitioner is registered with AHPRA (Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency), the Australian Acupuncture & Chinese Medicine Association and the Chinese Medical Board of Australia.

Alternate Therapeutics Atherton Health & Skin Clinic are your skin and health professionals. Experienced, qualified, accredited, and professional holistic health practitioners. Servicing clients at our Atherton clinic from Atherton Tablelands and all surrounding areas, Mareeba, Kuranda, Cairns, Innisfail, and Port Douglas.