Ailments we treat

Turning Point Acupuncture we frequently treat a wide range of health concerns with Acupuncture it can be used to maintain good health and well being.

Please note that under national law claims of efficacy of treatment are required to be made with reference to evidence of a high standard. The following conditions have been listed based on a range of strong evidence to inconclusive evidence. For any clarification you please view the Acupuncture Evidence Project. To date additional conditions may be treated using acupuncture and Chinese medicine however current western scientific evidence does not exist for these. 

Women’s health

Practitioners of Acupuncture are able to help treat women’s health care, fertility and other aspects of women’s health. Women’s health care we can help with are:

  • Fertility
  • Pregnancy and post-natal care
  • Induce Labour using acupuncture –Acupuncture is often effective in inducing labor in full-term pregnancies to induce women who are due or over-due in their pregnancy. Weekly acupuncture treatment in the last four weeks or pregnancy leads to an easier birth. (you must be at your estimated due date or after) Many women have reported a increased contractions on the night following after each treatment and even has helped women into a natural labour.
  • Acupuncture can be used for back and pelvic pain in pregnancy, anxiety, depression and emotional problems.
  • Chinese herbs and acupuncture helps with post birth recovery.
  • Hormonal problems
  • Menstruation and menopause
  • Urinary tract infections

Men’s health

  • Prostatitis
  • Impotence
  • Addictions
  • Quit smoking
  • Hair loss
  • Cholesterol

Painful conditions we can help with

  • Headache or migraine
  • Back, neck and shoulder pain
  • Post-operative pain
  • Musculoskeletal pain
  • Dental analgesia

Chronic conditions

  • Asthma
  • Chronic fatigue syndrome
  • Insomnia
  • Irritable bowel syndrome
  • Chronic ulcerative colitis
  • Skin allergies
  • Meniere’s disease

Sports injuries

  • Back and neck pain
  • Tennis elbow
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis
  • Gastrointestinal disorder

Mental health

  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Stress

Neurological conditions

  • Bell’s palsy
  • Trigeminal neuralgia
  • Stroke sequelae
  • Pheripheral neuropathy
  • Sciatica

Common ailments 

  • Nausea and vomiting
  • Constipation
  • Loss of appetite
  • Ear, nose and throat conditions
  • Common cold, influenza and coughs
  • Sinusitis, rhinitis and hay fever
  • Mouth ulcers and sore throat
  • Tinnitus

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Contact us 

Julie Constantine
AACMA: 2285

Turning Point Acupuncture

Turning Point Acupuncture


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Phone: 07 3852 1688
Mobile: 0438 984 290