Acupuncture is a surprisingly painless treatment. You might feel a slight prick as the needle goes through the skin, and there is a needle sensation which can be described as heaviness or tingling. But once the needles are inserted it's entirely up to you to decide how much sensation you feel. We strive make you comfortable at all times!
This depends on the nature of your condition. Usually for acute symptoms, treatment time is shorter, and vice versa. We recommend an initial course of 4-5 treatments in quick succession. This ensures you keep getting better before your symptoms can get worse again. At this stage we reassess and can more acurately provide you with an updated prognosis and treatment plan to suit your needs.
No. At To the Point Health Norwest we do not use any endangered products and source our herbal products from certified and reputable local suppliers.