Chinese herbal medicine reinforces acupuncture, and the two are often used together to strengthen the effects and to achieve a longer lasting results in a shorter amount of time.

Chinese herbal medicine takes an wholistic approach to understanding normal function and disease processes and focuses on the prevention of illness.

Most diseases or illnesses present with a core set of recognisable signs and symptoms, but the actual presentation of a particular disease or illness will vary from person to person. For this reason, people with similar health conditions may be provided with quite different Chinese herbal medicine prescriptions.

A qualified practitioner is able to prescribe a Chinese herbal formula that specifically matches your individual health problem. As your condition changes and improves, the Chinese herbal formula is also adjusted and modified until the desired health outcome is achieved.