Dr. Henry Dent
Traditional Chinese Medicine
Old and New
Life is a learning experience. Over the last 20 years, I have endeavoured to increase my knowledge of traditional acupuncture as well as several other systems of acupuncture and the technologies used to deliver acupuncture treatments. Below are some of the systems and technologies which I utilize in my practice – Dr. H. Dent
Master Tung’s Acupuncture:
Master Tung Ching Chang has been referred to as the greatest acupuncture who ever lived. He was a scholar of the I-
In 1935, Dr. Huang Xuelong suggested that there is a relationship between the scalp and the cerebral cortex. As result of his observations applications have been developed to treat several conditions by inserting needles into the scalp. During the 1970’s, scalp acupuncture progressed into a complete system. Today, “treatment zones” on the head are associated with a variety of body functions and are used to treat a wide range of issues.
Over 2000 years ago Chinese doctors recognized that the ear could be used as a diagnostic tool. Nevertheless, not until the 1950s was this form of micro-
Jing Luo Acupuncture:
This theory, the theory of meridians and collaterals, is the theory on which today’s traditional acupuncture is based. It is the system that acupuncturist are tested on to be licensed.
Laser and electro Acupuncture:
The therapeutic value of lasers and electro stimulation of points was discovered over 40 years ago. These types of acupuncture are relatively new methods of stimulating acupoints. They are ideal ways to perform acupuncture without the use of needles and are well suited for those who suffer needle-
Korean Hand Therapy:
Discovered in 1971 by Dr. Tae-
Abdominal Acupuncture: In 1991 Dr. Bo Zhi-