Podiatric Acupuncture is defined as the insertion of very fine, single use, and sterile needles into the body for therapeutic purposes. Acupuncture can be used to target knots in the body known as trigger points. These points can be targeted directly by the insertion of fine needles to relieve pain locally in the muscle or in other areas in the body.
Energy points known as ‘Acu’ points which are connected to meridian pathways in the body can also be targeted to relieve pain and help the body return to normal health. Acupuncture is a very safe and usually pain free treatment.
Podiatric Acupuncture can be used very effectively as a standalone treatment or in conjunction with other modalities, to treat many Podiatric conditions to offer the very best in patient care.