What It Treats

There are many things that acupuncture can help with including the following conditions,

Neurological
headaches, migraines and sleeping disorders

Cardiovascular
high or low blood pressure, fluid retention, chest pain, angina pectoris, and poor circulation

Respiratory
asthma, bronchitis, sinusitis, colds, flu's and hay fever

Digestive
ulcers, gastritis, heartburn, hiatus hernia, diarrhea, constipation, IBS, hemorrhoids and weight control

Urogenital
cystitis, low virility, urine retention, kidney disorders and bladder dysfunction

Gynecological
PMT, painful heavy abnormal or irregular menstruation, morning sickness or fertility

Skin
eczema, dermatitis, psoriasis, hair loss and rashes

Musculoskeletal
sciatica, osteo or rheumatoid arthritis, back pain, frozen shoulder and tennis elbow

Psychological
depression, anxiety, nervousness and addictions.

Caleb Mortensen is a practitioner of Japanese Meridian Therapy. He holds a degree in Traditional Chinese Medicine (Hons) from Victoria University. Caleb also has certificates from Shenyang and Dalian in China where he studied and worked in their traditional hospitals.

An apprentice of Katsuhiko Okuma Sensei since graduating in 2002, it is through this apprenticeship that he has developed specialised skills in Japanese acupuncture.

He is a registered member of the APRHA and an active member of the Australian Traditional Medicine Society (ATMS).

As a founding member of the Victorian Institute of Classical Oriental Medicine (VICOM), a not-for-profit group, he is dedicated to the sharing of knowledge and skills relating to Japanese acupuncture.

Japanese Acupuncture