Kotan Acupuncture Clinic located close to Fitzroy & Melbourne CBD with easy access to public transport and parking available.

History of Japanese Acupuncture

Like much of the social gems that left China, medicine too made its way to Japan. Nevertheless in Japan they developed a stronger focus on Moxibustion techniques and thinner, less intrusive needles.

Acupuncture is a holistic medicine based on the classic foundations of Taoism. It actively defines the world via Yin and Yang, as well as its relationship with the 5 Elements.

In 1929 the Sorei College opened with its popular catch cry, ‘return to the classics’. The meridian institution of acupuncture that began in Japan likewise studies greatly the Standards of acupuncture. It’s from these standards that we have created this traditional style.

Japanese Acupuncture is a gentle method due to using extra fine needles and specialized methods which we’re actually developed to reduce any kind of discomfort.


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