Fife Physiotherapy Centre provides one of the best acupuncture services as part of an integrated approach to the management of injuries, pain, stress and anxiety.
Acupuncture treatment is based on scientific research and clinical evidences which reduce pain by stimulating the brain and spinal cord to produce natural body pain killer, chemical such as Endorphins, Melatonin (which promotes sleep) and serotonin (to promote well-being).
These chemicals not only assist the body to relax and response to pain but also promote body’s healing in order to aid recovery. Fife Physiotherapy Centre is AACP registered practice. We are experienced in Western Medical and Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) therefore we can assess and provide treatment on the basis of Western and Traditional Chinese Medicine knowledge and theories to improve your body’s physical and holistic healing.
A single-use, pre-sterilised disposable needles applied to different acupuncture points to stimulate the Qi (Chee). Qi is known as life energy a fluid runs in different meridians in the body and stimulate the release of natural chemical from the brain and spinal cord. The acupuncturist carefully select the location of point according to your problem and clinical history then apply a tube guided needle to them.
Acupuncture treatment is safe if provide by a trained acupuncturist and not painful with a prick of needle. The treatment last for 30 minutes and you will be further advised about the effects during and after the treatment.