What To Expect
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What To Expect

The initial treatment, lasting about one and a half hours, will provide the acupuncturist with an opportunity to determine the nature of the body's disharmony by careful questioning and observation.

The Watermark, Ivybridge

  • Free Parking (but obtain a ticket)
  • Easy Access (take a lift to level 2)
  • Coffee Shop
  • Library
  • Comfortable Waiting Room

Comfortable Waiting Room at The Watermark, Ivybridge

All initial consulations are extremely thorough and will normally take one and half hours. Extensive notes and observations are made by the acupuncturist.

Diagnosis will include the inspection of the tongue for its' structure, colour and coating, and the pulses are felt for their quality and strength.

View of Room 3, the treatment room at The Watermark, Ivybridge

View of Room 3 and the Car Park at The Watermark, Ivybridge

Acupuncture South Devon Contact Details

    List of private health insurers who support acupuncture treatment
    Fiona Matthews´ British Acupuncture Council Entry
    Information for NHS patients - What is Acupuncture?
    NICE recommends that acupuncture should be made available on the NHS
    Independent, Respected, International Review of Acupuncture - The Cochrane Collaboration
    Evaluation of a CAM Pilot Project in Northern Ireland (2008) - Dpt of Health, Social Services and Public Safety
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