ACUPUNCTURE IN WIRKSWORTH
- What does acupuncture feel like? People find the treatment to be very relaxing and can often fall asleep during treatment. Most patients describe the needle sensation as a dull tingling. Usually that is the Deqi sensation, meaning that vital energy has arrived at the correct point.
- How many sessions will I need? There are some factors to be considered and the number of sessions depend on the individual condition. Often a noticeable improvement is made within 3 to 4 weeks, after which you can decide if you would like to have further treatments. Some chronic conditions such as MS will need regular treatment.
- Is it safe? Yes, if you visit a fully trained practitioner, safety is very important to them. Side effects are extremely rare and this is why acupuncture treatment is suitable for women during pregnancy.
- How long does a treatment take? For most conditions, the initial consultation will take one and a half to two hours. However, some muscular-skeletal cases will take less time. Follow-up treatments will usually last 30 to 45 minutes.
Lincoln divides his life between the UK and China. He loves both countries and cultures. In Tianjin, China he studied Yang Style Taiji. In the UK he achieved a Bachelor of Science in Acupuncture. Lincoln’s Chinese background has encouraged him to perform traditional acupuncture techniques in his clinic.