Red Lantern

What to expect

We recommend that you complete your initial patient details via the portal which is emailed to you prior to your first treatment.  If you are having trouble with this please call on 021 701 113.

Initial Treatment

The initial treatment will take between 60 to 90 minutes depending on your main complaint.  During this time we will take a detailed assessment of both your condition and your constitution.  With many questions that you may find unrelated to your main complaint – these questions are important to see how your body functions.

After we conduct the questioning we will examine your tongue and pulse, as a diagnostic tool for Chinese Medicine.  We may also conduct a physical examination, muscle testing, range of motion etc.  It is advised that you wear loose comfortable clothing for your treatments.  Following treatment dietary and lifestyle recommendations may be advised.

Follow Up Treatment

Follow up treatments will occur depending on what we deem appropriate for your condition.  Follow up appointment will take between 45 to 60 minutes with a discussion on your progress and a full treatment.

Post Treatment

Most patients will feel a relief of symptoms and may feel energized or initially tired, relaxed or refreshed.  Post some treatments advice may be given on an individual basis.