Laser Acupuncture
laser acupuncture

What is Laser acupuncture?

Laser acupuncture is the same as normal acupuncture except that a laser beam is used instead of a traditional penetrating needles. This is great if you are not too keen on the idea of needles being inserted into the skin.

How can laser acupuncture help

laser beam can produce low-heat light, pressure and electromagnetic wave, which can stimulate the acupoint of human body, and input an energy into it, so as to promote biological function, regenerate tissue, reduce inflammation and alleviate pain. It may possess the function of both acupuncture and moxibustion.

What conditions are laser acupuncture treat for?

Laser acupuncture can be used for to help relieve pain such as back pain, arthritis, headache; quit addictions such as alcohol and smoking and help to manage the withdrawal symptoms.

Laser acupuncture is also an excellent approach for Children's conditions (such as asthma),  or for people who are shy away from Real Acupuncture Needles. The therapy uses low powered lasers which targets specific acupuncture points, selected because of their effect on endorphins and their ability to help the body to detox and heal.

Is laser acupuncture painful?

Laser acupuncture is a totally pain free therapy. Actually during the treatment you may not feel any thing. Therefore it has been used for patients who shy away from needles or for Children's conditions.

Is laser acupuncture safe?

Yes. The laser acupuncture treatment is safe and drug-free. There are no known adverse side effects of laser acupuncture after it has been used in clinic for over 25 years.

However laser acupuncture are not used on the skin with melanoma, patient with epilapsy history, or have radiotherapy less than 6 months.

At any time, safety goggles should be worn when having treatment. 

News of laser acupuncture: New light on Pain

 



Summer Special Holiday Hours

2014 Special Holiday Open Hours (From 24th Dec 2014 to 4th Jan 2015)

Holiday hoursOur clinics will keep open during Christmas/New Year holidays. Office Hours

Coburg Acupuncture Clinic:

Tuesday: (23/12, 30/12): 9am~6pm

Wednesday: (24/12, 31/12): 9am~6pm

Sunday (28/12, 04/01): 10am~6pm

Ringwood Acupuncture Clinic Open on the following days by appointment only:

Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday, Sunday