Just a quick reminder that acupuncture treatments at our Holland Park, Brisbane acupuncture clinic are now available four days a week.
Our Australian Government-registered acupuncture practitioners are Nathan Francis and Margi Macdonald.
Nathan Francis is available Tuesdays and Thursdays.
Margi Macdonald is available Wednesdays and Fridays.
Call them on 3342 0010 for a confidential chat about your health condition, or feel free to make an appointment through our online booking service.
Conditions with evidence for acupuncture’s effectiveness
If you are unsure how Nathan and Margi’s acupuncture treatments could help you, please consider reading about this ground-breaking review of clinical research, which found evidence for the effectiveness of acupuncture for 117 conditions, with stronger evidence for acupuncture’s effectiveness for some conditions than others.
Also, research shows acupuncture is considered safe in the hands of a well-trained practitioner.
Health conditions with consistent statistically significant positive effects and where authors have recommended acupuncture are listed below. The quality of evidence is rated as moderate or high quality.
- Allergic rhinitis (perennial and seasonal)
- Chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting (with anti-emetics)
- Chronic low back pain
- Headache (tension-type and chronic)
- Knee osteoarthritis
- Migraine prevention
- Postoperative nausea and vomiting
- Postoperative pain
There are many more conditions with evidence of positive effects. Read our special report to find out more.