Frequently Asked Questions

1 What is acupuncture?
Acupuncture is a 5000 year old traditional Chinese medical technique usually involving the shallow insertion of needles through skin at particular points on the body (called acupoints), to balance the energy (Qi – chee) flow in the body. Acupuncture is recognized by National Institute of Health and World Health Organization (WHO) to be an effective treatment for many illness and conditions.
2How acupuncture treatment is done?
Acupuncture treatment usually involves the shallow insertion of needles through skin at particular points on the body, to balance the energy (Qi – chee) flow in the body.
3Does acupuncture treatment involves taking drugs?
No. Acupuncture treatment does not involve taking drugs.
4What are the benefits of acupuncture?
  • Natural healing
  • Drug-free healing
  • Balances energy flow in the body
  • Ideal treatment for controlling pain
  • Strengthens immune system
  • Improves blood circulation
  • No side effect
  • 5What is the course of acupuncture treatment?
    Acupuncture generally involves several weekly or fortnightly treatments. Most courses consist of up to 12 sessions. A visit to an acupuncturist will involve an examination and an assessment of the patient's condition, the insertion of needles, and advice on self-care. Most sessions last about 30 minutes.
    6What are the type of treatments we provide?
    Please refer the complete list of treatments that we at KPM Clinic provides.