Welcome to TCM Center Wang, a clinical practice of Traditional Chinese Medicine, including acupuncture, moxatherapy, herbal medicine, cupping, Guasha therapy, en Tuina massage, exercise of Taiji, Qigong, and dietary therapy. etc.
Acupuncture is among the oldest healing practices in the world, originated over 3,000 years ago in China. According to traditional Chinese medical theory, acupuncture points are located on meridians through which Qi vital energy runs. The acupuncture technique that has been most often studied scientifically involves penetrating the skin with thin, solid, metallic needles, these needles can be stimulated by the hands or combined with burning moxa sticks (classic acupuncture), and in modern time, often stimulated with electrical or laser device (modern acupuncture), these different methods of stimulating needles bring extra acupuncture effect according to energy conditions. Acupuncture is considered part of complementary and alternative medicine in the West. In Holland, acupuncture treated by qualified acupuncturist are mostly covered under “alternatief geneeswijze” by healthcare insurance company. see Acupuncture Reimbursement List.
Most important effects of acupuncture and herbal medicine:
1. Pain and inflammation management, arthritis, lumbago, headaches, recurrent cystitis or coryza, etc.;
2. Relief of allergic problems and improvement of immunity, such as eczema, dermatitis, allergic asthma, hay fever, etc.
3. Recovery and maintenance of energy balance, such as chronic fatigue, recurrent bronchitis, depression, insomnia, etc.
Acupuncture indications List published by WHO (World Health Organization)
As an acupuncturist working in Holland, I am a registered member of Dutch Acupuncture Association since 1991. I am also guest teacher of several European acupuncture schools in 1990s. The clinic meets the required hygienic standard, all acupuncture needles used are disposal.
In the end of 1987 I came to Holland and worked in academic hospital in Groningen with joint medical project on research work of acupuncture anesthesia and pain management.
I am a qualified and registered member of the profesional association Zhong, acupuncture treatments in my clinic can therefore be reimbursed by most medical insurance company.
If you have any questions please don’t hesitate to make a contact.
There are enough parking places in front of the clinic
Monday till Saturday 10.00 – 19.00 uur
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