WHAT IS SPORTS ACUPUNCTURE
Acupuncture is an effective, natural and increasingly popular form of health care, which takes a holistic approach to understanding function, and places a focus on the prevention of illnesses and injury, as well as on treatment.
Sports acupuncture specifically can be incredibly beneficial, focusing on reducing pain and inflammation, and improving the range of motion in the affected and surrounding structures.
It involves the insertion of fine, sterile needles into specific points in the body. The practitioner may also use other methods, such as electro-stimulation, to assist in their treatment.
Our sports acupuncture service can be used to reduce the time spent in rehabilitation post-injury or post-surgery, Strengthen and activate muscles, Decrease pain and inflammation associated with injury.
SPORTS ACUPUNCTURE TEAM
MITCHELL CLARK (Acupuncturist)
BHSc (Acu.) MHSc (MSk Acu.)
Professional Expertise – Elbow and wrist pathology; neck and shoulder pain; corked muscles; plantar fasciitis; water polo; hockey; boardercross; triathlons; cross-fit