At West End Acupuncture we want to help you achieve your happy and healthy family. We offer BOTH natural fertility care and IVF support. We work with you to:
This will lead to:
And ultimately a happy healthy baby.
West End Acupuncture work holistically & collaboratively to increase your fertility success.
Our natural fertility programs are led by our gynaecology and obstetric acupuncturist Emma Iwinska. Emma has helped many, many, many women conceive, grow and birth their babies, and supported them and their partners with their parenting journey.
Emma has over 15 years of clinical experience and is a registered Acupuncturist and Chinese Medical Herbalist. Emma has extensive experience in natural fertility utilising the best of eastern and western medicine to achieve success. Emma is skilled in the art of Japanese acupuncture, a gentle, relaxing and holistic Emma is able to prescribe individualised Chinese herbal prescriptions from our dispensary and uses only the highest quality vitamin and mineral supplements. Emma takes a holistic approach to fertility and happily works together with GP's, Obstetricians, Midwives and Health Nurses give you the best possible care.
Acupuncture has been shown to significantly increase IVF success. When undertaking IVF the more optimal your health the greater the chances are of a successful IVF cycle. We support and prepare your body before, during and after a cycle.
At West End Acupuncture we have extensive experience in IVF and offer you acupuncture at the times proven to substantially increase the chances of a successful pregnancy. We will help keep you balanced through what can sometimes be an emotional rollercoaster. At West End Acupuncture we aim to keep you as happy and healthy as possible and bring that baby closer to your arms. :)
A multitude of studies have been done showing acupuncture increases pregnancy rates by 30 - 60%
You can read some great research at :
At West End Acupuncture we are experienced in male fertility and improving the quality, quantity and vitality of sperm. This is an important aspect of a successful conception.
A trial looking at the IVF fertilization rates focused on the effect of acupuncture on sperm. Fertilisation rate with acupuncture was 66.2% compared with before treatment when it was 40.2%
Influence of acupuncture on idiopathic male infertility in assisted reproductive technology.
Zhang M et al J Huazhong Univ Sci Tech Med Sci.2002;22(3):228-30 Journal of Huazhong University