When choosing a practitioner you should be reassured that NIATCM members are trained professionals, according to best international standards. They are ethical, competent practitioners, bound by strong codes of ethics and safe practice.
The practitioner will discuss the presenting condition, as well as background, lifestyle and dietry information. The focus will be on delivering a holistic treatment, so that the presenting condition can be treated effectively, as well as addressing an underlying cause.
There is strong evidence of effect for acupuncture treatments for a number of conditions, Most of our members will be happy to discuss your condition with you to help you understand if acupuncture could treat your condition.
During the initial consultation, the practitioner will discuss and a treatment plan with you so you know what to expect.