Conditions Treated

Traditional Acupuncture is now recommended by NICE, the advisory body to the NHS, for the treatment of back pain, headaches and migraines. Its effectiveness in the treatment of neck pain has also been demonstrated  by research in 2015 funded by Arthritis Research UK. Please click here for details.

In addition to these conditions, people seek help from acupuncture for a wide range of medical disorders ranging from muscular/joint pain to fatigue/M.E, sinusitis, digestive disorders including ulcerative colitis and for treatment of the side effects of chemotherapy.

A-Z of Conditions Treated / Research Factsheets

Crohn’s Disease and Ulcerative Colitis

Acupuncture for Side Effects of Chemotherapy


shutterstock_76482073Fertility and Women’s Health

Acupunture is increasingly used for female and male fertility problems to improve the possibility of conceiving naturally or to boost the chances of IVF successs.  Derek Climpson is a recommended Acupuncturist with the Herts and Essex Fertility Centre.

Acupuncture to aid Fertility

Acupuncture for Women’s Health