orthopaedic & sports injuries 

Acupuncture is increasingly being used by top sports players and athletes to treat musculoskeletal problems. It is used both on its own and in conjunction with other therapies such as physiotherapy and osteopathy.

The aims of acupuncture for sports injuries and orthopedic problems is to relieve pain, control inflammation, release tight muscles, and accelerate repair. There will also be restoration of function and recovery of muscle power, improved energy levels and improved sleep. 

Conditions include:

  • Sports Injuries

  • Arthritis

  • Repetitive Strain Injury

  • Whiplash

  • Neck & Back Pain

  • Frozen Shoulder

  • Tennis Elbow

  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

  • Sciatica

  • Knee & Achilles Pain

Shampa sees a wide range of clients from professional sportsmen and women, to budding athletes to the more infrequent sportsperson!

Acupuncture also encourages clear headedness through its relaxing effects on brain waves, and can alleviate anxiety contributing to a better mental state, allowing sports people to perform at their highest level.


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"I have had chronic back pain for years. Acupuncture is the only thing that has helped."

Martin, 41 years old