An Introduction to Acupuncture and Traditional Chinese Medicine


Chang Qi

Acupuncturist

Chang is a Traditional Chinese Medicine practitioner, integrating the knowledge of Acupuncture, herbalism, and Tuina massage into practice. His unique treatment methods are based on ZangFu school of thought, and five element theory, to help you improve quality of life. Come and see Chang for Headaches, indigestion, pain relief, low energy, skin conditions, medication side effects, and stress relief etc.

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Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM)

TCM is a complimentary medicine based upon Chinese medical practices of over 2000 years. It focuses on the energy or Qi of the body, which flows within channels, known as meridians. The most common TCM treatments are:

Tuina

Tuina is a type of massage that helps with muscle tension, where finger pressure helps release knots, tightness and stress points. Its focus is on altering patterns of energy moving through the body, rather than relaxation. It is most commonly used in conjunction with acupuncture techniques.

Acupuncture

Acupuncture is a complimentary medicine that uses fine needles or pressure along specific energy points to address a variety of physical and mental ailments. It works with both the internal and external systems of the body, and is based on Traditional Chinese Medicine, focusing on improving the flow of Qi, or energy within the channels of the body.

Herbalism

Herbalism is an internal medicine that uses traditional Chinese herbs to provide support and nourishment for the body. It may also help improve the effectiveness of the Acupuncture treatment, as it assists to reduce pain and promotes the restoration of energy flow within the body.


To find out more about how traditional Chinese medicine can assist you – Book an appointment with our Traditional Chinese Medicine practitioner, Chang by phoning (02) 8411 1024 today.

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Entry via Railway Pde - 2/274 Pennant Hills Rd, Thornleigh, NSW, 2120

2/274 Pennant Hills Rd, Thornleigh, NSW, 2120

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We're located on the corner of Pennant Hills Rd and Railway Pde with the entrance just round the corner on Railway Pde. It's a 3min walk from the door of the train at Thornleigh station or an equally short walk over the foot bridge from Aldi.


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