Originating in China, acupuncture has been in practice for thousands of years. It involves the insertion of very thin needles through the patient’s skin at specific points on the body – the needles are inserted to various depths and is not painful. Acupuncture is a safe alternative medicine therapy used to treat a number of ailments including chronic pain, chronic fatigue, migraines and other neurological conditions, cardiovascular and respiratory conditions, digestive system disorders, skin conditions, musculoskeletal conditions and sporting injuries.
Dr David Gillis offers acupuncture treatments here at Ann St Family Medicine. To book a consultation with Dr Gillis phone our friendly receptionists. You will need 15 minutes with the doctor in his room prior to your first acupuncture treatment.