Twickenham acupuncture clinic is a well-established alternative and traditional acupuncture clinic in Twickenham, London Borough of Richmond. It is located in the heart of Twickenham town centre on Heath Road with easy parking in front of the clinic on the street that's free from 6.30pm.
It is owned by the Chinese medicine doctor Dr (TCM) Attilio D'Alberto who practices Chinese acupuncture and not western medical acupuncture. He is a member of the British Acupuncture Council (BAC) and the Register of Chinese Herbal Medicine (RCHM).
He was born in the UK and has been practising for over 14 years after graduating from Beijing University of Traditional Chinese Medicine in China. Over the last 14 years he has gained extensive experience in treating a wide range of health problems.
Dr (TCM) D'Alberto has extensive knowledge of western medicine too and is able to understanding western medical terms and translate them into traditional Chinese medicine.
Dr (TCM) D'Alberto's traditional Chinese acupuncture is covered by many health insurance companies such as AXA PPP, Aviva, Simply Health, WPA, etc. For more info and to see if your health insurance company covers Dr (TCM) D'Alberto's treatment, please contact him directly.
Acupuncture originates from traditional Chinese medicine (TCM), an ancient holistic medicine originating in East Asia thousands of years ago. It uses very fine pins that are inserted into specific points along the body to activate the energy there and regulate the flow of qi which helps to restore good health.
It is able to restore good health by regulating hormones, immune function, improving digestion, relieving pain and reducing stress levels and anxiety.
There has been much research into how it works. Researchers have found that it works on different aspects of the brain and the lymphatic system.
It originated in East Asia thousands of years ago. Medicine in China has been used for millennium to treat a wide range of health problems. Today, countries such as China, Korea, Japan and Vietnam still use traditional acupuncture to heal a variety of health problems.
Over the last 20 years, it has seen massive popularity in western countries such as the UK, USA, Canada and Australia.
Is it safe?
It has been found to be safe when given by a qualified acupuncturist, such as members of the British Acupuncture Council (BAC), even in pregnancy. However, physiotherapists, chiropractors and osteopaths tend to cause more adverse effects looking for trigger points deep in the muscle.
What can I treat?
In East Asia, it is used to treat a wide range of health problems from stroke to weight loss. Growing research has found it is able to treat all types of pain, nausea, female infertility, PCOS, male fertility problems, stress, anxiety and many more.
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We are located within the Balanced Body Clinic, 96 Heath Road, Twickenham, London Borough of Richmond, TW1 4BW.
Dr (TCM) Attilio D'Alberto offers expert and experience in the field of Chinese medicine to the surrounding communities of Teddington, Richmond, Strawberry Hill, Marble Hill, St Margaret's, Hampton, Whitton and South West London.
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"I had acupuncture to induce labour, which I have no doubt helped and it all started quickly soon after"
MS J A - TWICKENHAM