Medical acupuncture in Geneva
The specialists of Sinomedica GenevaHighly qualified in traditional Chinese medicine and acupuncture, the specialists at Sinomedica Geneva all hold a degree from a renowned Chinese university. They have extensive knowledge and expertise in the practice of medical acupuncture.
Angela Koltes, BMed (CN), holds a degree in integrative and western medicine from the Shanghai University of Traditional Chinese Medicine and a degree in psychology from Ashworth College, USA. As a practitioner at Sinomedica, she applies a scientifically-proven treatment method based on the integrative approach, which combines the basic principles of Chinese and Western medicine to treat the well-being of body and mind. This method reflects the practices of modern Chinese medicine as practiced in Chinese hospitals.
Angela Koltes employs this approach to effectively address a diverse array of patient requirements. Her extensive experience spans various areas, including pain management, musculoskeletal disorders, alleviating cancer-related side effects, and addressing mental health conditions. Furthermore, Angela Koltes has contributed her expertise on a global scale, aiding women and adolescents coping with trauma and abuse, supporting individuals facing terminal illnesses, and assisting Deaf youth and those with hearing impairments.
A native English speaker, she also speaks French, Turkish, Turkish Sign Language (TID) and understands Chinese and German.
The specialists of Sinomedica Geneva
Highly qualified in traditional Chinese medicine and acupuncture, the specialists at Sinomedica Geneva all hold a degree from a renowned Chinese university. They have extensive knowledge and expertise in the practice of medical acupuncture.
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Which pathologies are treated by medical acupuncture?
Overweight and obesity
Acupuncture restores the body's natural balance by exerting an influence on the endocrine systems that regulate it, and helps reduce feelings of hunger. More than 20 years of research and scientific studies have demonstrated that the Sinomedica Shou Shen® program, combining weekly acupuncture sessions and a diet, is effective in helping patients to reach their ideal weight without feeling hungry.
Stress, anxiety and burnout
In cases of stress-related symptoms like sleep disorders, anxiety and concentration problems, but also when it comes to serious conditions such as burnout and depression, acupuncture helps significantly reduce symptoms and bring better balance. In general, it makes one feel better and uplifted, improving quality of life.
Acupuncture acts as a natural pain reliever without side effects. It is effective in treating many chronic pain conditions: postoperative pain, headaches and migraines, neck pain, chronic low back pain, dysmenorrhea, gonarthrosis, cancer pain, childbirth pain, acute low back pain, fibromyalgia, and carpal tunnel syndrome.
As a supportive treatment for cancer diseases, acupuncture reduces chemotherapy and radiation therapy side effects (nausea, vomiting, pain, anxiety, and fatigue), helps to better cope with a difficult situation psychologically, and to regain mental and physical balance.
Acupuncture is useful in improving women's living conditions at every stage, bringing benefits in menstrual pain, irregular cycle, premenstrual syndrome, endometriosis, polycystic ovary syndrome, problems during pregnancy, postpartum depression, and menopausal disorders.
Supportive treatment to: gastroenterology, otolaryngology (ENT) and respiratory tract disorders, circulatory disorders, rheumatology and musculoskeletal disorders, dermatology, endocrinology and metabolic and nutritional disorders, urology and sexual dysfunction, pediatrics, surgery, and cardiology.