Acupuncture Stamford
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Medical Diagnosis

At Aquilia Acupuncture in Stamford, we recommend that if you have not yet visited your GP about your condition we advise you to do so. If a medical diagnosis has been made by your GP or consultant and you would like to try acupuncture to help you, please contact us. Aquilia Acupuncture is a specialist acupuncture clinic and we are able to offer our patients a one-to-one, professional and advanced acupuncture service.


Acupuncture Diagnosis

Traditional Chinese acupuncture is a healthcare system based on integrated ancient principles – Yin Yang – and the Five Elements. Therefore, acupuncture has a different model of good health, physiology and illness. Based on these Chinese medical concepts an acupuncturist is trained to use unique diagnostic and treatment management methods when providing acupuncture. These techniques have been developed and refined for centuries. For the best outcome each patient requires an individualised diagnosis, prescription of acupuncture points and treatment management.

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Acupuncture Safe

Acupuncture is one of the safest medical treatments in the UK. The following assurances are British Acupuncture Council (BAcC) standard:
  • BAcC acupuncture members have completed high standards of training and qualification in traditional Chinese acupuncture.
  • BAcC acupuncture members have completed a three-year degree level accredited course or equivalent and continue professional development.
  • BAcC acupuncture membership training includes substantial elements of medical anatomy, physiology and pathology for the integration of safe practice, and referral to a GP if necessary.
  • BAcC acupuncture members use only sterilised single-use needles, which are safely disposed of after your treatment.