Acupuncture and Traditional Chinese Medicine Services

Acupuncture and Traditional Chinese Medicine Services

Launceston Acupuncturist provides acupuncture and traditional Chinese medicine services to treat wide range of acute and chronic ailments and help improve general well-being.

Our acupuncture and traditional Chinese medicine services take a holistic approach to health and encourage the body’s natural healing abilities to help prevent and treat illness.  This safe, effective and drug-free system of health care has been used for thousands of years to treat both the underlying cause of an illness as well as the symptoms.

At Launceston Acupuncturist we provide acupuncture and traditional Chinese medicine services that are tailored to the individual needs of the client.  We also offer a range of specialist pain relief, sports support and women’s health services.

Lead practitioner Dr. (CM) Rose Spiteri is a registered Chinese Medical Practitioner and Australian registered acupuncturist with experience working in both Victoria and Tasmania.  Consultations are available by appointment and phone enquiries are welcome. Contact us to discuss your individual requirements.

Acupuncture

Acupuncture

Acupuncture is a form of Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) which takes a holistic approach to health and wellbeing. Acupuncture is an effective, natural therapy which targets the meridian system and encourages the body’s natural healing abilities to help prevent and treat illness.
Chinese Diet Therapy

Chinese Diet Therapy

Diet therapy is an essential aspect of Traditional Chinese Medicine and is based on the concept of ‘food as medicine’. In TCM, food therapy is one of the earliest documented medical approaches, dating back thousands of years. Often it’s prescribed with acupuncture and herbal treatments.

IVF Support Acupuncture & Reproductive Acupuncture

IVF Support Acupuncture

Launceston Acupuncturist can provide reproductive acupuncture, IVF support acupuncture and Chinese herbal medicine to complement Western medical procedures. Our clinic works closely with your other medical professionals to ensure efficacy and safety of treatment.

Chinese herbal medicine

Chinese Herbal Medicine

Chinese herbal medicine is a complementary therapeutic modality that provides a safe, effective and drug-free system of health care. The holistic approach of Chinese herbal medicine can be used to treat a wide variety of medical conditions, assist with general health maintenance and disease prevention.
Pain Relief

Pain Relief

At Launceston Acupuncturist we commonly use Traditional Chinese Medicine and acupuncture to treat musculo-skeletal pain which can present as pain in the lower back, neck pain, shoulder pain or foot pain.  TCM is also an effective approach to manage acute, chronic and reoccurring pain.

Pregnancy Acupuncture

Pregnancy Acupuncture

Pregnancy acupuncture and Chinese herbal medicine can help address many of the common complaints during early pregnancy including morning sickness, nausea and fatigue. Undertaking acupuncture treatments from preconception to postpartum can assist in optimising health and managing stress.

Sports acupuncture

Sports Acupuncture

Sports Acupuncture is a specialist field of traditional Chinese medicine that focuses on the treatment of sport related and athletic injuries and musculoskeletal pain. It can effectively reduce pain and inflammation and treat injuries to improve flexibility, strength, motion, endurance and performance.

Cupping Therapy

Cupping Therapy

Cupping therapy is a traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) practice which involves placing heated glass suction cups on the skin. As the air inside the cup cools it creates a vacuum, lifting the skin, connective tissues and muscles and loosening any knots and muscle or connective tissue adhesions.

Fertility Acupuncture

Fertility Acupuncture

Acupuncture and Traditional Chinese Medicine are widely regarded as safe and effective approaches to help treat infertility in both men and women. Our natural treatment programs can be used to prepare the body for pregnancy and help achieve successful pregnancies.

Women’s Health Acupuncture

Women’s Health Acupuncture

Women’s health acupuncture can help support women through all stages of their lives.  Acupuncture and TCM treatments can assist with hormonal imbalances, menstrual difficulties, fertility, pregnancy & postpartum support, menopausal support and help to maintain general health and wellbeing.