Acupuncture for Sports Injuries

In the last 10 years Ireland has seen an explosion of sports and fitness.  This is a wonderful thing for the health of the nation.  It has of course meant that we have seen a big increase in clients presenting with injuries, aches and pains.

Acupuncture for pains, strains and injuries

Acupuncture has an established reputation in quickening the healing process.

Acupuncture increases microocirculation in the affected area bringing down swelling and bruising.

It helps to switch on pain relieving hormones and nervous responses.

Traditional Chinese herbal compress can be placed in the local area to help pain and quicken healing.

Various injuries we have seen in clinic are

  • Neck Pain
  • Shoulder Impingement
  • Lower Back Strain
  • Tennis and Golfers Elbow
  • Knee Pain
  • Shin Splints
  • Ankle Sprain
  • Achilles Tendonitis
  • Various Repetitive Strain Injuries