Types of acupuncture therapy
Acupuncture therapy is one of the most popular areas in Chinese medicine. It is based on stimulating specific body points leading to activation of function of various organs and systems, improvement of blood circulation and metabolism, immune system. At the RenShen (Dublin) clinic acupuncture is performed according to proven ancient techniques which are truly efficient and allow treating various diseases.
This therapy is subdivided into several types:
– point massage,
– electro-puncture and others.
Acupuncture is one of the most common practices. It involves special fine steel needles penetrated into skin at specific points. It is used to treat an extensive range of diseases: osteochondrosis, spinal disc herniation, radiculitis, arthrosis, muscle spasms, neuroses, migraines, cystitis, prostatitis, and sinusitis acupuncture in Dublin. Acupuncture at RenShen Medical Center is performed by physicians with extensive experience in this field and well-versed in the specifics of any given disease knowing how quickly and painlessly to cure it.
The second by popularity procedure is moxibustion. It is carried out with the use of moxa rolls made of various plants which warm up specific locations in the body. Warmth emanated therefrom penetrates deeply under the skin and activates the required processes in the organism.
The vacuum therapy or cupping is done by small cups of various diameters. They are placed on the skin in a peculiar manner creating vacuum underneath.
Electro-puncture is similar to usual acupuncture but is performed with the use of weak electric charge causing contraction of muscles and improvement of function of organs.
Now, there are many practices of point massages influencing acupuncture locations with fingers. They prove efficient in the event of back pains, gastrointestinal disorders and many others.
If you are interested in acupuncture therapy, you may always turn to RenShen Medical Center where the best professionals will perform diagnostics and prescribe specific course of treatment. Practices and treatment duration are determined on strictly individual basis for each patient depending on the severity of disease and presence of contraindications.