“Health is the greatest possession. Contentment is the greatest treasure. Confidence is the greatest friend. Non-being is the greatest joy.”
~ Lao Tzu
Stephen West BSc.Lic.Ac.MacSAc
Evening & Weekend Appointments AvailableEvening and weekend appointments are also available. Please enquire for more details
More than 12 Years ExperienceI have been in private practice since 2004 and have treated hundreds of people with a wide range of conditions
Fully Trained AcupuncturistI am a fully qualified acupuncturist and have a Bachelor of Science (Hons) Degree in Acupuncture
Member of the Acupuncture SocietyI am a member of The Acupuncture Society and adhere to strict codes of hygeine and ethical practice
Fully Licenced & InsuredI am licenced fully licenced and insured to practice acupuncture, facial acupuncture and massage therapies
Acupuncture is a fascinating and ancient form of healing, with its development evolving over thousands of years. Evidence suggests that it is the oldest complete and readily practiced medical system still used today.
A typical treatment using involves the needling and occasional manipulation of very fine, hair-like needles into very specific points that are located along the body’s meridian channels.
Acupuncture is not only a safe practice but it is also a very effective method to stimulate and promote remarkable self healing ability of the human body.
This kind of treatment is commonly used for many symptoms and ailments as well as helping to prevent illness and promote good health. Other common uses of this treatment method include pain relief, mood balancing, to enhance sports performance, promote fertility, and improve wellness and overall health.