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Need a physio who can also perform acupuncture?

SportsMed has got the answer.

SportsMed has a number of staff who practice various forms of acupuncture to help you back to optimal performance. Their techniques range from traditional western acupuncture to the widely popular dry needling technique frequently used by physiotherapists; so what ever your ailment we can tailor an approach to your needs. This can be great for releasing deep knots and preventing tightness and discomfort. Meet our expert team of Physios who are trained in acupuncture. Click on their bio link to learn more about their background or contact us to book an appointment.

Kelly Stembridge

As part of a clinical masters in musculoskeletal physiotherapy Kelly studied western medical acupuncture at Auckland University of Technology. Acupuncture and dry needling have been a large part of her p
ractice for the past three years and she is a member of the Physiotherapy Acupuncture Association of NZ. Kelly uses acupuncture successfully within physiotherapy to treat a variety of musculoskeletal complaints including muscle, tendon, joint, ligament and nerve issues. Dry needling is a separate method of needling which she uses to deactivate trigger points, reduce pain and restore muscle length. This can be particularly useful for many areas of muscular tightness including neck/back, hip/ knee, shin pain, headaches and overuse injuries. Read the full bio here...

Ben Henderson – Physiotherapist

Ben completed further training in dry needling through Physiotherapy New Zealand in 2015. Read the full bio here...

Laura Meagher - Physiotherapist

Laura completed her post graduate trigger point dry needling training in Ireland in 2014. She has since used dry needling successfully as a treatment option for myofascial pain and dysfunction both for athletes and non- athletes alike. Read the full bio here...

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