The Meridian Clinic was first established in 2003 in the scenic and historic city of Perth, Scotland. It offers treatments in acupuncture, Chinese herbal medicine and therapeutic massage (Tui-na). Weaim to introduce Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) to the locality and further afield, to use the best of our knowledge and ability, and our medical skills to improve the quality of people's lives.
A proven alternative health care system of medicine. A system that treats you as an individual on an individual basis. A holistic system that addresses the root cause of your illness as well asrelieving the symptoms. A safe, effective therapy for infants, adults and the elderly. A system that uses only natural remedies. A preventative health care system. Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) may be the alternative you are seeking.
Delivering complementary therapies in Linlithgow (just outside Edinburgh) since 1999, my main focus now is in providing traditional acupuncture. This is a safe and effective holistic treatment whichhas been tried and tested for thousands of years in Chinese and other Eastern cultures. It is now used and accepted worldwide to help restore, promote and maintain good health.
We have an enviable reputation for excellence and our experience in clinical situations means that we are able to quickly assess and diagnose problems often identifying their source and offeringlasting solutions. As our name implies we consider all aspects of your health when treating any condition and will seek to integrate your treatment and future long term prevention goals into your busy lifestyle.
Is a health care system that goes back over two thousand years; the focus of Five Element Acupuncture is on the individual, not on their illness, and all the symptoms are seen in relationship to eachother. Each patient is unique; two people with the same western diagnosis may well receive different acupuncture treatment. This style of acupuncture can be very effective in helping anxiety, depression, migraine, high blood pressure, digestive problems such as IBS, diverticulitis.
Traditional Chinese medicine has a history of over 5000 years. It is an ecological and natural form of treatment and has been proved to be very effective in treating many kinds of chronic disease andskin conditions. Chinese Medicine Centre 2000 is the largest Chinese medicine clinic in Glasgow and is also one of the longest established Chinese medicine shops in Scotland, helping people with chronic disease, digestive conditions and skin conditions.
Tuina massage, cupping and moxibustion are often used alongside acupuncture or instead of it for those who wish to experience other components of Chinese Medicine. Can acupuncture help me? Acupuncturetreatment is always based on each person's unique context - there is no such thing as one size fits all in Chinese medicine. However there is plenty of research on the effectiveness of acupuncture for many conditions.
If you are considering using acupuncture to help improve your or your families health then our dedicated acupuncturists can offer you professional treatment at a competitive price. Traditional ChineseAcupuncture has developed a key role in healthcare in the United Kingdom. Modern research is confirming the effectiveness of acupucture for a range of conditions, from back pain to low mood, fertility problems to sleep problems and more.
I have trained in Western Medical Acupuncture with the British Medical Acupuncture Society (BMAS); prior to this I worked as a hospital doctor for fifteen years, specialising in anaesthesia. I believethat acupuncture can have an important and exciting role to play in integrated health care today. Having both experienced acupuncture myself and treated patients using acupuncture, I am convinced of the positive effects and benefits that it can have.
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