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Specialist treatments in St Albans

How can Acupuncture help you?

Acupuncture is an age-old healing practice that forms a significant part of Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM). This therapeutic technique involves the insertion of very fine needles at specific points on the body known as 'acupoints'. It works by stimulating the body's natural healing capabilities and promoting physical and emotional well-being. Within the context of physiotherapy, acupuncture can be utilised as a part of a holistic treatment plan to help alleviate pain, reduce inflammation, improve muscle function and promote recovery. It is widely used for a variety of conditions including musculoskeletal issues such as back pain, neck pain, and joint pain,with strong evidence.

Treatment can help with the following conditions


Benefits of Treatment

  • Reduce pain
  • Reduce inflammation
  • Improve circulation
  • Promotes healing
Why us

What Ebs Physiotherapy Offers?

Our aim is to give excellent care andcustomer service in St Albans

  • One-to-one treatment
  • Book an appointment and be seen within 24 hours
  • Insurance work undertaken
  • Book an appointment and be seen within 24 hours
  • 7 days-a-week telephone booking & enquiry line
  • Book an appointment and be seen within 24 hours

what client says about us

I have basically been healed by the acupuncture I have received from EBS Physio. I had pain stabbing pain in my shoulder joint and upper arm muscles. I had it for months, I wasn’t able to carry on with normal daily tasks and would have to take anti-inflammatory painkillers almost everyday. Since my treatment started I felt instant relief and now I have no more pain.
Samantha Sadie

Frequently Asked Questions

Our aim is to give excellent care, great customer service.

Within a physiotherapy setting acupuncture is used to treat a wide range of conditions, including back pain, neck pain,arthritis, tendinitis, trapped nerve and more.

Most patients report feeling minimal discomfort as the needles are inserted. Once the needles are in place, you do not experience any pain. In fact, many patients find the treatment deeply relaxing.

Minor side effects like minimal bruising or soreness at the needle site are possible, but serious side effects are rare when acupuncture is performed by a trained practitioner like our physiotherapists. 

The number of treatments required varies depending on the condition being treated and its severity. Some patients experience improvement after one treatment, while others may need 3-4 to see if it works for them.

Yes, acupuncture is completely safe. All our clinicians have had the correct training and are registered with the Acupuncture Association of Chartered Physiotherapists (AACP).

Yes, it does not entail a separate cost as it can be for part of or entirety of the session.

It is recommended to have a light meal within 2 hours before your session and to avoid strenuous physical activity immediately after treatment. Also, ensure you are well-hydrated before and after treatment.

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St Albans Clinic
21 Victoria Street, St Albans, AL1 3JJ
(Few doors down from Slug & Lettuce)
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