Welcome to Sheira Chan Acupuncture
A Gateway to Health
An Acupuncture clinic in Southwest London serving Wimbledon, Putney, Earlsfield, Southfields, Merton Park and Morden (SW19, S18, SW17) - Wandsworth and Merton boroughs.
In addition to providing Acupuncture for general health and maintenance and painful conditions. I specialise in Women's Health - Fertility - IVF Support and natural fertility, Pregnancy, Paediatrics, Cancer Support, Mental Health and Men's Gynaecological health.
With over 7 years clinical experience I provide a holistic service which includes Acupuncture, dietary and lifestyle advice that suits your needs.
Acupuncture is a branch of Chinese Medicine, a 3000 plus year old medicine. There are 4 branches - Herbal Medicine, Acupuncture, Qi Gong exercises and Tui Na massage.
Acupuncture has been and is utilised by millions of people worldwide, for thousands of years; it is a safe and effective therapy. It is both an excellent supportive treatment if you are undergoing any conventional medical treatment or an effective a standalone therapy. There is a large database of evidence based studies that show the effectiveness of Acupuncture in relation to a wide range of conditions including fertility, pain, musculoskeletal injuries, cancer support, women's health, headaches and migraines, back and knee pain.
Acupuncture's effectiveness is so well known is it recommended by The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) guidelines.
As with most systems of medicine an in-depth consultation will preclude any treatment sessions. The consultation will cover all aspects of your health because as a holistic therapy Acupuncture treats the whole patient not a condition. Most health conditions will affect the whole body as well as our emotional and mental state. Acupuncture can help on all levels.
Acupuncture for fertility support.
For couples who are trying to conceive Acupuncture can help boost natural fertility in both men and women.
Acupuncture is also good for supporting IVF treatments and is recommended by many fertility clinics as a supportive treatment.
Acupuncture for the things life throws at us.
Pain and Inflammation conditions - headaches, migraines, sports injuries, arthritis, accidents, post surgical recovery. These are just a sampling of common pain conditions Acupuncture can help with.
It can also help with allergies, hayfever, asthma support, recovery from illness (long covid), stress relief and relaxation
Pregnancy can be a wonderful time but the toll it can take can make it a difficult experience. Acupuncture can help with morning sickness, joint pain, general discomfort, labour and child birth preparation, post-partum blues and everything in between.
As a therapy that adds nothing to the body you don't have to think about chemicals or safety to your baby.
Facial rejuventation or Cosmetic Acupuncture is a natural and holistic method to help minimise the signs ageing, acne scars, wrinkles
In combination with body Acupuncture your holistic treatment looks to improve your skin and appearance both internally and externally ensuring you look your best.
For parents who are looking for a holistic way to help their children and also reduce medication.
I am qualified to treat from from newborn with a Diploma Paediatric Acupuncture.
Acupuncture is good for conditions like colic, eczema, frequent coughs and colds, ear infections, childhood asthma, recovering for illness. gut health
Our health can be a complicated with varying levels of hormones, a menstrual cycle and quite difference phases and needs in our journey through life; it can be exhausting and challenging to find a practitioner who understands your needs.
Specialising in Women's Health and being a woman myself I understand how much impact our hormones and menstrual cycles can have on our lives, relationships and careers.
Chinese Medicine is amazing for helping women navigate Puberty, Menopause and beyond with minimal disruption to their lives. Painful, irregular periods, PMT symptoms, perimenopausal symptoms, menopause support are all things I can help with.
Acupuncture is a safe supportive therapy that can be utilised from the start of your cancer treating into the recovery stages. It doesn't put extra chemicals into your body thereby reducing the overload your detox organs might already be experiencing.
Acupuncture can help with wide range of symptoms and is also good for reducing stress and promoting a feeling of relaxation making it the foremost therapy to use for cancer support. In most cases you will probably not need any additional support.
It can help with pain resulting from cancer treatment or surgery, inflammation and swelling, neuropathy, chemo and radiation support, anxiety, dry mouth, nausea & vomiting, oedema, stress management.
For many men finding a supportive therapy for male gynaecological health can difficult.
Acupuncture is uniquely placed to provide support for fertility, testicular pain, prostatitis, prostate cancer support, urinary issues, erectile dysfunction in a safe supportive environment.
Acupuncture works well with most pharmaceuticals helping to manage side effects without interfering with the medication's effect.
As a 5 Element practitioner I place special emphasis on the mental aspect of my patient's lives. I understand the toll ill health, lifestyle, career, family responsibilities can take on our mental health.
Modern science is only now addressing the link between our physical and mental health. When we are stressed it can affect us physically. Acupuncture has been shown to lower the stress hormones - adrenalin, cortisol and increase the pleasure hormones - dopamine, serotonin.
Imbalanced hormone levels can lead to anxiety, depression, panic attacks, stress support, worry. insomnia. Acupuncture can help manage these conditions.
Based in Wimbledon and Putney, London, England, UK
Also serving Earlsfield, Southfields, Barnes and Fulham, Mitcham, Raynes Park and Tooting
Clinic Location: Esher Gardens, SW19 6BY or
Jiva Health, 19A Wimbledon Bridge Road, SW19 7NH
If you have any questions complete the contact form and I will get in touch.