Balance Health’s registered Chinese medicine doctors combine the ancient wisdom of Chinese Medicine with a holistic view of your physical and emotional needs. In Traditional Chinese Medicine, the fundamental objective is to restore and maintain the natural balance in your body.
What to expect?
Your visit will begin with an in-depth assessment of your condition and an initial treatment. Depending on your needs, cupping, acupuncture, herbal treatment, moxibustion, or any of the other below treatments will be recommended to treat, heal and restore natural harmony for your constitution.
Acupuncture is especially effective for the relief of acute or chronic pain. It involves the painless insertion of ultra-thin single use needles into specific points on the body called acupoints, to "re-balance" the flow of the body's energy. Your body's energy, commonly known as 'Chi', should flow freely and unobstructed. If there are blockages in this flow, illness may arise and by re-establishing good energy flow, the body can begin to heal itself and restore health.
In addition to traditional acupuncture throughout the body’s meridians, facial acupuncture and acupuncture with sound-healing are some of the optional services at Balance that may support you.Know More
Cupping is an ancient Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) practice that involves suctioning or vacuuming sections of the body. The cups are heated by swabbing rubbing alcohol on the bottom and then lighting the cup or by placing an inverted cup over a flame to aid in suctioning. Drawing up the skin supports the opening of skin pores what helps to mobilize the blood flow in the body, balances the flow of qi and supports the removal of toxins from the body. It’s also a great way to relax and relieve stress.Know More
Diet or Food therapy refers to the use of food to restore and maintain the balance in our human body. It’s a very powerful method that forms the basis of most comprehensive treatments in Chinese Medicine. Depending on the ailment or imbalance, the Body Constitution, the season of climate and other relevant factors, a Chinese Doctor will suggest consuming certain foods while avoiding others. Find out your body type to know what foods to eat and which ones to avoid.
Herbal therapy refers to the use of herbs to restore and maintain the balance in our human body. In today’s Chinese Medicine probably around 1,000 herbs are commonly used in various forms. Due to their convenience teas and tinctures are most common. A prescription from a doctor typically comes in the form of dried herbs that are ground into fine powder that can then be cooked up in a tea, consumed as a pill or be put directly on the skin.
Moxibustion uses warmth to stimulate acupoint meridians, making blood flow smoother, and creating a more balance between the yin and yang energies in your body. Moxibustion is made of moxa as the main component. After being ignited, it is suspended or placed in acupuncture points. The heat of moxibustion and the function of herbs can stimulate the qi and regulating the balance of organs.
Qi Gong and Tai Chi
Qi Gong is a form of exercise which aligns the breathing, the mental awareness and movement. It is now practiced throughout China and worldwide. For some it is pure exercise, whereas for others it’s more a meditative practice that also helps the mental state of mind. Qigong can be categorized into Soft Qigong such as Taiji, and Hard Qigong with comprises most Wu Shu styles such as Kung Fu.Know More
The treatment principle for Tui Na is very similar to Acupuncture. However instead of stimulating the body through the insertion of needles or Moxibustion, Tui Na aims to stimulate the body through the hands of the therapist.
Remote Consultations Available
We also offer remote consultations for customers outside of Hong Kong. Please follow these steps for remote consultations:
1. Book Appointment
Book an appointment through phone (+852 2530 3315) or email (email@example.com). Please provide the following information:
- Full Name
- Phone number & email
- Skype Name
- Available date and time
Balance Health will send through a payment request of 500HKD for the consultation fee to our bank account:
Beneficiary Bank: The Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation Ltd
Beneficiary Bank Account Number: 502-418254-838
Beneficiary Name: Balance Health Limited
3. Online Diagnosis Form
We will send through a Diagnosis Form and the practitioner's skype contact. Please fill complete the form and send to firstname.lastname@example.org at least 1-2 days before your consultation. This will allow the practitioner enough time to assess your health.
4. Skype Consultation
Please add the practitioner's skype name before your consultation and be ready to call her.
5. Chinese Medicine (optional)
If there is a need for Chinese herbal medicine, we will inform you of the price and send through the payment request. Once we receive the payment, we will arrange the Chinese herbal medicine. We will arrange to deliver the medicine through shipping, and the shipping fees will be included in the Chinese herbal medicine price.