Sciatica acupuncture London

Acupuncture for Sciatica and Plantar Fasciitis in London
Effective relief for sciatica and plantar fasciitis

Acupuncture for Sciatica and Plantar Fasciitis in London

Living with conditions like sciatica and plantar fasciitis can severely affect daily life, hindering mobility and diminishing overall well-being. At my acupuncture clinic in London, I provide personalised treatments to alleviate discomfort and restore functionality.

Acupuncture has been extensively researched and proven effective in reducing pain and enhancing mobility for individuals suffering from chronic sciatica and plantar fasciitis. Studies affirm acupuncture’s efficacy in providing relief and improving overall well-being for those afflicted with these debilitating conditions.

Jump to:

Testimonials

  • I had another wonderful session with Ella the other day, this time to ease pain from my cervical radioculopathy and sciatica. As well as releasing tension, her treatment raised my... read more

    Gareth and Ai Edwards Avatar Gareth and Ai Edwards
    April 23, 2024
  • I saw Ella for almost three months prior to commencing IVF treatment with poor ovarian reserve. She is highly skilled, adept at putting you at ease, and really tailors her... read more

    Catherine M Avatar Catherine M
    April 24, 2023
  • Ive been seeing Ella for long Covid symptoms over the last few months. She’s been so supportive, strengthening me with acupuncture, increasing my energy levels and helping with my digestion.... read more

    Rina Kanani Avatar Rina Kanani
    April 24, 2022
  • Ella has helped me so much in regards to long standing kidney and urinary tract issues . My odema has gone down significantally and my overall health has improved drastically.... read more

    X Avatar X
    April 18, 2024
  • Ella Nazar is an excellent acupuncturist. I went in with a laundry list of problems and she helped me with each one. She's incredibly knowledgable and very kind. I always... read more

    Lauren Zableckis Avatar Lauren Zableckis
    April 24, 2022
  • Ella understood exactly what i wanted and her treatment was amazing!

    Mary Nazar Avatar Mary Nazar
    April 17, 2024
  • Very nice, it cured my shoulder ache

    Martin Sundman Avatar Martin Sundman
    April 17, 2024
  • Ella treated me for hayfever. I’d never had acupuncture before so was a little nervous but Ella’s relaxed and friendly manner immediately put me at ease. Her light touch and... read more

    hannah simons Avatar hannah simons
    April 17, 2024
  • Ella är en skicklig akupunktör och engagerad i kinesiskt medicin. Hon gjorde en helhetsbedömning av mitt hälsotillstånd och utförde akupunkturen därefter. Jag kan varmt rekommendera Ella.

    Lilli Sundman Avatar Lilli Sundman
    April 17, 2024
  • Ella is incredibly kind and caring, she has been treating my daughter who is a national level swimmer for rhinitis and menstrual cramps. The cramps have totally gone and we... read more

    Louisa Fielding Avatar Louisa Fielding
    April 17, 2024
Acupuncture for sciatica and plantar fasciitis

How are symptoms relieved through acupuncture for sciatica and plantar fasciitis?

Acupuncture offers a holistic approach to addressing both the symptoms and underlying causes of sciatica and plantar fasciitis. Here are some key ways acupuncture can provide relief:

  • Acupuncture for sciatica and plantar fasciitis stimulates the release of endorphins, natural pain-relieving chemicals in the body, to alleviate discomfort associated with sciatica and plantar fasciitis.
  • Acupuncture has been shown to possess anti-inflammatory properties, reducing inflammation around the sciatic nerve or in the plantar fascia.
  • By promoting better blood flow to affected areas, acupuncture for sciatica and plantar fasciitis facilitates the delivery of nutrients and oxygen, aiding in the healing process.
  • Targeted acupuncture points help relax tight muscles and reduce muscle spasms, enhancing flexibility and range of motion.
  • Acupuncture can improve nerve function and reduce nerve sensitivity, alleviating shooting pain and tingling sensations.
Acupuncture for Sciatica and Plantar Fasciitis in London
Discover balance and harmony with acupuncture.
Acupuncture for sciatica in London

Acupuncture for sciatica

If you’re grappling with the stabbing, burning, or shooting pain, tingling sensations, or numbness associated with sciatica, I’m here to offer assistance. Whether you’re experiencing recent onset symptoms or enduring chronic discomfort, I provide personalised assessments and acupuncture treatments tailored specifically for sciatica.

Every patient undergoes a thorough evaluation to identify the specific nature of their condition. From there, we develop individualised treatment plans aimed at alleviating pain and promoting healing.

  • Acupuncture reduces pain by stimulating the release of endorphins, the body's natural painkillers.
  • Acupuncture for sciatica reduces inflammation around the sciatic nerve, easing discomfort and improving mobility.
  • Acupuncture improves nerve function and reduces sensitivity, alleviating shooting pain and tingling sensations.
  • Acupuncture for sciatica relaxes tight muscles and reduces muscle spasms commonly associated with sciatica, promoting flexibility and range of motion.
  • Acupuncture enhances blood circulation to the affected area, facilitating the delivery of nutrients and oxygen for faster healing.
Let's talk.
Leave your contact details and I'll call you within 48 hours for a friendly chat about how I can help you.
Acupuncture for plantar fasciitis in London

Acupuncture for plantar fasciitis

If you’re dealing with symptoms like sharp heel pain, particularly with your first steps in the morning or after prolonged periods of standing, along with tenderness or swelling in the heel area, I’m here to offer assistance. Whether you’re facing new symptoms or enduring ongoing discomfort, I provide personalised assessments and acupuncture treatments specifically tailored for plantar fasciitis.

Each patient receives a thorough evaluation to understand the specific nature of their condition. From there, we develop individualised treatment plans focused on relieving pain and promoting healing.

  • Targets specific acupuncture points in the foot to relieve heel pain and discomfort.
  • Acupuncture for plantar fasciitis reduces inflammation in the plantar fascia, alleviating stiffness and swelling.
  • Acupuncture enhances foot flexibility and range of motion by releasing tension in the muscles and ligaments.
  • Acupuncture improves blood flow to the foot, aiding in the repair and regeneration of damaged tissues.
  • Provides comprehensive treatment addressing both acute symptoms and underlying issues contributing to plantar fasciitis.
  • Acupuncture for plantar fasciitis supports overall foot health and function, promoting long-term relief and improved mobility.
Read my blog article:
Ella Nazar - Licensed Acupuncturist in London
Acupuncturist in London

Meet Ella Nazar

I’m Ella, and I run an acupuncture clinic in London. My dedication revolves around advocating for complementary therapies and integrated medicine, placing the well-being of my clients at the forefront.

While I’m honoured to be affiliated with esteemed organisations like the British Acupuncture Council and the NHS list of approved acupuncturists, my main focus remains on delivering exceptional care tailored to each individual.

My clinic specialises in Traditional Chinese Medicine, with a dedicated emphasis on acupuncture and the importance of food energy in promoting holistic health.

London acupuncture clinic

Book your consultation session

You can book your initial session online through my convenient booking form. The first session includes both a 30-minute consultation, where we’ll discuss your goals and develop a personalised treatment plan as well as a 60-minute acupuncture session, tailored to promote your overall wellbeing.

More information

Get more information about acupuncture for sciatica and plantar fasciitis. If you have any questions please get in touch and I’d be happy to help.
Contact Ella Nazar

Contact me

If you have any questions or would like to discuss how acupuncture can benefit you, please get in touch. I’m here to help you on your path to improved health and wellbeing.

Frequently asked questions

I’ve gathered the most frequently asked questions about acupuncture for sciatica and plantar fasciitis in London, putting them all in one place for your convenience. If you can’t find the answer you’re looking for, don’t hesitate to get in touch and I’d be happy to help.
What is sciatica, and how can acupuncture in London help?
Sciatica refers to pain that radiates along the sciatic nerve, typically affecting the lower back, buttocks, and legs. Acupuncture offers a holistic approach to managing sciatica by targeting specific acupuncture points to promote pain relief and reduce inflammation. Through gentle needling techniques, acupuncture stimulates the body’s natural healing mechanisms, helping to alleviate sciatic pain and improve mobility.
Can acupuncture in London help with plantar fasciitis?
Yes, acupuncture can be an effective complementary therapy for plantar fasciitis. This condition involves inflammation of the plantar fascia, a thick band of tissue that connects the heel bone to the toes. Acupuncture can help reduce pain and inflammation associated with plantar fasciitis by targeting acupuncture points that correspond to the affected area. By promoting blood circulation and easing muscle tension, acupuncture can help relieve discomfort and support healing in the affected foot.
How does acupuncture work for pain relief, particularly in cases of sciatica and plantar fasciitis?
Acupuncture works by stimulating specific points on the body, known as acupuncture points, using fine needles. This stimulation helps to regulate the body’s energy flow, known as qi, and promote the release of natural pain-relieving chemicals, such as endorphins and serotonin. Additionally, acupuncture helps to reduce inflammation and improve blood circulation, which can contribute to pain relief and improved function in areas affected by conditions like sciatica and plantar fasciitis.
Is acupuncture for sciatica and plantar fasciitis safe when performed by a qualified practitioner in London?
Yes, acupuncture is generally considered safe when performed by a qualified and experienced practitioner in London. I always ensure proper needle insertion techniques and maintain strict hygiene standards to minimise any potential risks. Rest assured, I’ll work with you to create a safe and effective treatment plan tailored to your specific needs and goals.
How many acupuncture sessions are typically recommended for sciatica or plantar fasciitis treatment in London?
The number of sessions needed varies depending on the severity and duration of your symptoms, as well as your individual response to treatment. Typically, a course of several weekly or bi-weekly sessions may be recommended initially to achieve optimal results. I’ll work closely with you to develop a personalised treatment plan and adjust the frequency of sessions as needed to support your recovery.
Where can I find more information about acupuncture for sciatica?

I’m often blogging about different acupuncture treatments. You can find more information about acupuncture for sciatica and plantar fasciitis in London on my dedicated blog.

In one of my posts titled ‘Does Acupuncture for Sciatica and Plantar Fasciitis Really Work?‘, I thoroughly investigated the effectiveness of acupuncture for sciatica. This exploration is supported by credible studies which you may be interested in reading:

1. The Efficacy of Acupuncture for the Treatment of Sciatica: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis (2015)
2. The Warming Acupuncture for Treatment of Sciatica in 30 Cases (2009)
3. Acupuncture Treatment for Plantar Fasciitis: A Randomized Controlled Trial with Six Months Follow-Up (2011)