What does acupuncture involve?
Acupunctures uses sterile, single use needles to stimulate the body's pain relief mechanisms. Acupuncture should not be uncomfortable, although some people experience a brief pinprick or scratching sensation.
How many treatments will I need?
The number and frequency of acupuncture treatments is dependent on the condition being treated and your individual response to the treatment. For chronic, painful conditions, a series of six to eight treatments is usually required to achieve optimum results.