We aim to provide you with the highest possible standard of healthcare, in the most pertinent and effective manner for you. As a recognised centre of excellence using complementary and orthodoxskills, your health is our priority. We actually want you to visit us as rarely as possible and we want YOU to be in charge of your wellbeing. We firmly believe that there is an answer to most people's problems.
The Cambridge Chinese Medicine clinic is situated on the back of 452 Milton Road, in a peaceful and quite area. The clinic setting has its own character, full of tradition and culture. Chinesepaintings, calligraphy and Chinese art are displayed in the waiting area; the decoration and settings of three consultation treatment rooms have reached a high standard which has been appraised by our patients. The clinic has passed the health and safety check and inspection by the Cambridge City Council.
Using TCM theory, David will formulate a personalised and individual prescription of either traditional chinese acupuncture points or a medicinal herbs formula to re-establish balance and so health.The aim is to regulate the meridians or channels of the body by unblocking the stagnation of Qi (energy), and to free the energy to circulate around the body.
The centre provides a calm, accessible place for people to talk in confidence and receive treatment from experienced practitioners. We are committed to treating each person as a unique individual andwork with respect and compassion. Our aim is to facilitate a return to health and balance and to encourage the realisation of a person's full potential.
Traditional acupuncture is a healthcare system based on ancient principles which go back nearly two thousand years. It has a very positive model of good health and function, and looks at pain andillness as signs that the body is out of balance. The overall aim of acupuncture treatment is to restore the body's equilibrium.
Francois has been practicing Acupuncture for over 30 years in Cambridge, Guildford and London. He graduated in 1982 with a degree in Acupuncture from The International College of Oriental Medicine,UK. This was followed by Post Graduate studies in London with the Journal of Chinese Medicine. In 1986 he travelled to China to attend an intensive Post Graduate Clinical Acupuncture Course at the Nanjing University of Traditional Chinese Medicine.
Acupuncture has many abilities that western medicine does not have - like the ability to improve the energetic functioning of the body. This is especially useful in chronic, ongoing conditions.Acupuncture treatment makes a very useful complement to the tools that western medicine provides and may provide help for conditions that western medicine relies on drugs to control.
Traditional Acupuncture as practised by Mrs Dorothy Baker-Purnell is a system of healing that has been used in China and other Eastern countries for thousands of years. It was thought to have beenbrought to the Western world in the 17th century by Jesuit Missionaries and is now practised worldwide. It is one of the most wonderful and effective natural treatments ever to be given to mankind.
Robert Cousins is a professional acupuncturist practicing at Croasdales, a well known and trusted pharmacy and chemists located in Bury St Edmunds town centre. He has a BSc Hons degree in OrientalMedicine, certification in Swedish massage and is a member of The British Acupuncture Council. Robert provides specialised acupuncture treatments tailored to the medical requirements of each patient.
A. Acupuncture has been used to treat a wide range of conditions; physical and psychological, acute and chronic. For example arthritis, back pain, headaches, migraines, neuralgia, rheumatism,sciatica, sports injuries, frozen shoulder and tinnitus. The above is in no way a definitive list and if your particular condition or symptoms are not covered by any of the above categories, please feel free to contact us to discuss your condition and to see if we think acupuncture would be appropriate.