At Acupuncture In Amsterdam, we provide natural results for a wide range of health problems that, still today, cannot be solved by western medicine. It is a scientific system of healing that restores and maintains health to the mind and body.
Women regularly have to deal with a volatile body. All kinds of (unknown) complaints occur. With our experience we help women to stay optimally healthy.
Everyone suffers from pain, with our proven treatments we have experience in relieving or solving all kinds of pain complaints.
Have you worked too long or is your drive starting to take its toll? With acupuncture and acupressure we are able to remedy all kinds of burnout complaints.
Chinese medicine enables dealing with issues that Western medicine is not always able to address, such as menstrual irregularities, menopause, cysts, polycystic ovaries, various hormonal problems, as well as various problems related to pregnancy and fertility. Chinese gynecology has a long history of thousands of years, containing extensive knowledge and extended experience.
Traumas, negative emotions, a weak state of mind and physical problems are reflected in blockages of the energy channels in the body.
In the Chinese psychology method, you can enter the weak and blocked places, bring them to change and promote them forward to a positive mental and physical state.
Many professional Gyms around the world currently have an acupuncture therapist as part of their professional rehabilitation team. Acupuncture is an effective way for reducing the length of recovery time and a Successful treatment for acute/chronic pain injuries. In addition to treating your injury, you are also going to improve your general health and performance!
Acupressure massage therapy techniques are a key source of energy healing. They help the body to restore itself both physically and emotionally.
Acupressure opens blocked energy and provides equal balance energy to the whole body. Acupressure is considered beneficial for pain, stress, infertility, pregnancy, and weight-loss.
Most headaches will go away on their own and are not a sign of something more serious, but something you experience headaches too often or headaches become migraines. In this case acupuncture headache treatment or/and chinese medicine can help relieve the pain for the long term. Aside from acupuncture, acupressure is a treatment where we address pressure points to relief the pain that headaches cause.
Sciatica (static nerve pain) often affects one side of your body. Sciatica occurs when a herniated disk, bone spur on the spine or narrowing of the spine (spinal stenosis) puts pressure on some part of the nerve. This causes inflammation, pain and often some numbness in a body part like the leg. Acupuncture is a proven treatment that helps relief the pain.
The bones, ligaments, and muscles of your neck support your head and allow for movement. When abnormalities, inflammation, or injury occur, the neck can get stiff. Many people often experience neck pain or stiffness, often due to poor posture or overuse of the neck during for example work or gymnastic/sports activity.
Back pain can result from injury, activity or some medical condition. Back pain can affect your body for any reason. Bone structure deteriorates when people get older, increasing the chance of developing lower back pain, often related to work or degenerative disk disease.
Anxiety occurs when feeling unease, stressing situations, worry and/or fear. Usually it's related to a specific moment such as feeling worried and anxious about an exam, having a medical test or job interview. But some people find it hard to control their stress and worries. Their feelings of anxiety keep repeating and can often affect their daily lives.
Acupressure is a massage therapy technique based on the theories of Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) that uses finger pressure to mobilize chi, also called life force energy. By putting pressure on specific acupressure points on the body (acupoints), blocked or congested energy can be released resulting in unobstructed chi flow for health and well-being.
Tinnitus is the name for hearing noises that are not caused by an outside source, for example hissing ears. It’s common for adults, and sometimes for teenagers that got exposed by loud noise like music. Tinnitus is often linked to hearing loss or other ear conditions. It’s rarely a sign of a serious condition. But often tinnitus is persistent, an acupuncture treatment can help dissolve tinnitus.
In short, acupuncture is completely safe during pregnancy, and is proven to be extremely beneficial and effective. It helps maintain a pregnancy, nourish the body and alleviate early symptoms such as fatigue, nausea and heartburn. Later, the aches, pains, constipation and swelling that go along with pregnancy can be greatly alleviated by acupuncture treatment as well.
Research showed acupuncture can help increase fertility. By stimulating nerve endings below the surface of the skin and applying electrical stimulation (a practice known as electropuncture), your nerves are activated, helping your body release endorphin. The combination of acupuncture and electropuncture can have positive effects on fertility.
Quitting smoking cigarettes isn’t easy. If you’re trying to quit smoking, acupuncture is a natural way to help you curb your nicotine cravings. Acupuncture can offer relief in the active phase of withdrawal when you’re wrestling with fatigue, irritability and gnawing cravings.
Acupuncture alone is not a solution to your drinking habit or addiction. Yet acupuncture can help in reducing your need to drink and dependence on alcohol. Acupuncture has been widely used as a treatment for alcohol dependence and our clinic has successfully helped people reduce their drinking habits with acupuncture and/or other treatments.
After tobacco and alcohol, marijuana use is the most common addiction in the world. For people that are ready to quit smoking marijuana, acupuncture is a natural way to help you curb your cannabis cravings. Acupuncture can offer relief in the active phase of withdrawal when you’re wrestling with fatigue, irritability and gnawing cravings.
Most needles are as thin as a hair and insertion is not painful. Many patients describe a tingling sensation.
When the treatment is provided by a licensed therapist who has completed five years of study and is a member of a well-known health organization, the practice of Chinese medicine is very safe.
Most patients experience an improvement in their condition during or immediately after treatment. Many patients report feeling calm and relaxed and often sleep well that evening.