Therapies at the Crane Clinic
Acupuncture works on the energy system of the body which runs through channels called Meridians. Inserting fine needles into strategic points located on the energy channels on the body unblocks the energy or Qi flow, and enables the body to heal. Read more about acupuncture.
Nutritional Therapy is an evidence-based approach to maximising one’s health potential though individually formulated nutritional and lifestyle changes.
Amatsu is a highly effective physical therapy that realigns the body to improve the efficiency of your muscles, physical structures and our body’s organ functions and the immune system.
Cupping involves placing suction cups on the body to stimulate blood flow, bringing toxins to the surface and removing muscular pain and stiffness. Chest infections and deep seated phlegm can be helped too by cupping.
Moxibustion is the application of herbal heat cones to the acupuncture points, producing a warming effect and alleviating cold and deficient conditions.
Chinese Patent Herbs are herbal formulas used for thousands of years by Chinese doctors to treat a range of ailments from headaches, sinusitis,digestion, urinary infections, chest infections to painful periods and endometriosis.
Ear (auricular) Acupuncture
This type of acupuncture involves inserting needles into specific points on the ear. Stimulating these points is believed to promote healing in other areas of the body. Ear acupuncture is used to improve the body's flow of energy and to restore a balance within the internal organs.Ear acupuncture is used for anxiety, depression, addictions, insomnia and pain relief.
Ondamed is based on a pulsed electromagnetic frequency which allows the practitioner to scan the patient's body and pick up on energetic blockages via the spiking of the pulse. Conditions that can be treated include pain relief, sleep issues stress, the nervous system, organs systems, hormones and reproductive glands. Read more about Ondamed.
Laser acupuncture is used for acute inflammatory and neuropathic pain relief. It is defined as the stimulation of traditional acupuncture points with low-intensity, non-thermal laser therapy. Laser therapy can be used instead of acupuncture to treat all types of pain and is very useful for deep seated nerve pain and sciatica.
Low-Level Laser Therapy
Low-Level Laser Therapy (LLLT) or healing through light helps to stimulate the body’s cellular response to damage, and can also help to block pain message signals. A wide range of conditions including soft tissue damage and wound healing can be treated.
Battlefield Acupuncture is an Auricular Therapy (Ear acupuncture) protocol that was invented by Dr. Richard Niemtzow MD. He came up with the name Battlefield Acupuncture for the simple reason that it could be used on the battlefield when it was not advisable to use western pain medications. When these needles are inserted into the Battlefield Acupuncture zones they can have an incredible effect for immediate pain relief.
Pulsed Electromagnetic Frequency
PEMF Pulses a Magnetic Field into the body creating an extraordinary effect. The body is made of Energy, when the body losses its energy it ceases to function. Research has shown Neurological, Physiological and Psychological benefits from PEMF. It is used for pain, circulation and blood flow so it benefits all types of pain conditions.