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Acupuncture Brisbane

Acupuncture is a technique used in traditional Chinese Medicine sharing the idea of wholism, the theories of Yin-Yang and the "Five Elements" throughout ancient Chinese philosophy.

Acupuncture targets disease and pain management based upon the traditional methods of healing from the East.

Why is the Traditional Chinese Acupuncture practiced at Tyack Health so potent?

It comes down to four key consistencies:

• Combining Acupuncture and traditional Chinese herbs tends to increases treatment effectiveness.

• Tyack Health’s Acupuncturist is trained in the pure form of traditional Chinese Acupuncture training in China with respected Master Practitioners.

• Tyack Health’s Acupuncturist has specific areas of special interest that he focuses on to become most effective:

- Menopause;

- Fertility;

- Support chemotherapy treatment & cancer recovery;

- Frozen shoulder and tennis elbow

- Joint, back & neck pain; and

- Digestion issues

• Acupuncture at Tyack Health is delivered by a professionally accredited practitioner with in depth human anatomy experience.

Acupuncture at Tyack Health is gentle, safe, and relaxing. We believe good technique is critically important.

Why should you consider Acupuncture?

Acupuncture has been used for 2000 years in China and then spread to eastern countries. Enduring the test of time, it is now well recognized and respected in Australia. So much so that one in seven Australian doctors (General Practitioners) now use acupuncture to treat patients, and every two weeks 90,600 Australians visit an Acupuncturist to improve their health or relieve pain. One of the strong appeals of Acupuncture is it offers an effective drug free option for certain conditions and for some pain sufferers.

Acupuncture is effective as a standalone treatment for a wide variety of conditions, but should also be considered as a complementary therapy with other modalities such as Massage, Chiropractic, Physiotherapy, Osteopathy, Fertility Treatment, Naturopathy, and Hypnotherapy.

What is the Basis of Acupuncture?

The goal of Acupuncture is to establish healthy body function by restoring the natural circulation of energy, or life force known in Chinese medicine as Qi (pronounced "chee"). Acupuncture is a technique used in traditional Chinese Medicine sharing the idea of wholism, the theories of Yin-Yang and the "Five Elements" throughout ancient Chinese philosophy.
Acupuncture targets disease and pain management based upon the traditional methods of healing from the East.

Fertility Acupuncture

Tyack Health’s Acupuncturist - Kuan-Sing Kao M.D. (Acu. & Chinese Medicine) has a special interest in treating fertility with traditional Chinese Acupuncture and herbs. Overcoming fertility problems is an enormous relief and joy for increasing numbers of Tyack Health’s Acupuncture patients.

At Tyack Heath, we treat people facing infertility using Traditional Chinese Medicine alone, or in combination with concurrent western medical intervention. Our practitioners would be happy to talk to you about your individual circumstance.

Our Practice has been established for 43 years and has provided Acupuncture and fertility treatment for 23 years. Our Acupuncturists are dedicated practitioners and not something they offer as an add-on treatment. We are passionate about patient care and health care.

How does Acupuncture work for Infertility? Click here for more information.

Acupuncture for Menopause

Most recent studies support why growing numbers of women report acupuncture by a Traditional Chinese Medicine practitioner is beneficial for the treatment of menopause symptoms.

Tyack Health’s Kuan-Sing Kao M.D.(Acu. & Chinese Medicine) has a special interest in treating menopause with traditional Chinese medicine using acupuncture and herbs. It is encouraging to know that the positive results patients report back are also supported by recent research.

A recent study published in Acupuncture in Medicine suggests that traditional Chinese Acupuncture lessen the severity of hot flushes and other symptoms associated with menopause. While the study was small, the conclusions offered by the authors were encouraging, especially for women who want relief from menopausal symptoms but do not wish to resort to hormone replacement therapy. Also noteworthy was the fact that the effects of the Acupuncture treatments appeared to be cumulative.

In a 2009 study of breast cancer patients and survivors reported in Science Daily, researcher Eleanor Walker, M.D. of America's Henry Ford Hospital stated that Acupuncture “offers patients a safe, effective and durable treatment option for hot flashes” and went so far as to say that “Acupuncture actually has benefits, as opposed to more side effects” as compared to drug therapy.

Acupuncture to support chemotherapy treatment & cancer recovery

Many patients undergoing various forms of cancer treatment and in recovery find acupuncture effective in reducing pain, nausea and other side effects. Some of this research is available here.

http://www.cancer.gov/cancertopics/pdq/cam/acupuncture/healthprofessiona...

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Birkdale, Bulimba, Camp Hill, Cannon Hill, Capalaba, Carina Heights, Carindale, Chandler, Cleveland, Hawthorne, Hemmant, Lota, Lytton, Manly, Morningside, Murarrie, Ormiston, Redland Bay, Sheldon, Thornlands, Thornside, Tingalpa, Victoria Point, Wakerley, Wynnum, Wynnum West.

Address: 148 Radford Rd, Manly West Brisbane QLD 4179
Phone: (07) 3249 5333 Fax: (07) 3393 4999