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Cheshire Medical Acupuncture practice at the following locations:

John Griffiths, Prestbury Physiotherapy, New Road, Prestbury, SK10 4HP


Trinity House Practice, Cumberland Street, Macclesfield SK10 1BP

Medical Acupuncture in Cheshire

I’m Dr Greg Carter, a qualified and practising GP providing private medical acupuncture in Macclesfield, Cheshire. I treat both adults and children for a wide range of conditions. You can make a booking to see me here  If you’re not sure whether acupuncture might help you or have any clinical questions  you can contact me here

As a practising doctor I am regulated by the General Medical Council and am fully insured. Appointments are available during the daytime and in the evening.

People contact me to ask about acupuncture for a variety of medical conditions.  On the following pages I discuss the sorts of conditions I am asked about and discuss the evidence base available for the efficacy of acupuncture.

The conditions I am most frequently asked about include:

Back, Neck, Joint and Muscle Pain
Musculoskeletal conditions, sports injuries, arthritis, and soft tissue problems such as tennis/golfer’s elbow or plantar fasciitis.

Headaches, Nerve Related Pains and Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
Migraine, chronic headaches, neuralgia, shingles pain, facial pain, and carpal tunnel syndrome.

Bowel and Bladder Problems
IBS symptoms, abdominal pain, irritable bladder and bladder discomfort.

Fertility, Gynaecological and Hormonal Problems
Help with natural and assisted conception, pregnancy symptoms such as nausea and pelvic pain, PMS, period pains, and menopause symptoms.

Eczema, Asthma and Hay Fever

Insomnia, Stress and Anxiety

For more information about the effectiveness of acupuncture in these conditions you can look here