Treatment fees

  • New patient consultation and first treatment (up to 90 minutes) = £75.00
  • Subsequent treatments (up to 50 minutes) = £50.00
  • Children over the age of 12 years = £40.00
  • Children under the age of 12 years is likely to be a reduced fee when the treatment time is less than 40 minutes.

Payment is by cash, cheque, BACS or card.

Auricular (Ear) acupuncture treatments only

  • New patient consultation and initial treatment = £50  (Up to 1.5 hours)
  • Subsequent treatments = £20 (30-45 mins)

Cancellation policy

Appointments may be rescheduled once booked. Please give adequate notice should you need to change an appointment. Cancellations with less than 24 hours notice will incur the full cost of the treatment.

Insurance providers

There is a growing list of UK private health insurers whose policies allow for the full or partial refund of acupuncture treatment fees. If you do have a health plan then, it would be a good idea to see if some or all of the cost of your treatments are covered.  I have compiled this short list (below) from the British Acupuncture Council website which was accurate in November 2022. This link takes you to a page that explains the current position though.

Companies listed on the British Acupuncture Council’s website as of November 2022 are:

  • Aviva Healthcare
  • AXA PPP Healthcare
  • Benenden Health
  • Birmingham Hospital Saturday Fund
  • Bupa
  • CS Healthcare (now merged with BUPA)
  • Engage Mutual Assurance
  • General & Medical Healthcare
  • Health Shield
  • HSF
  • Medicash
  • National Friendly
  • Orchard Healthcare
  • Simplyhealth
  • Sovereign Health Care
  • The Exeter
  • Vitality Health
  • Westfield Health
  • WHA Direct
  • WPA

Also included are companies underwritten by other companies:

  • Health-on-Line
  • Hive
  • Saga