Dao Holistic Therapy
David offers Traditional Chinese Acupuncture and Medicine and treats a wide range of medical conditions using acupuncture. David has a particular interest in spinal/neck conditions and offers spinal manipulation in addition to acupuncture for these conditions. He is also qualified to carry out acupressure massage and muscle energy techniques (MET) which is extremely affective for treating sport related injuries
His Clinic Dao Holistic Therapy is in the centre of Stalybridge in Tameside and is very accessible both by car and public transport. He offers reduced rate affordable acupuncture for patients with longer term conditions who need to make multiple bookings
Training, qualifications & experience
David Bailey completed 4 years training in acupuncture and Traditional Chinese Medicine at the prestigious Northern College of Acupuncture 8 years ago and has continually practised acupuncture since. He also completed 3 years training in Chinese Herbal Medicine and offers prescription service at his practice in Stalybridge for a wide range of medical conditions
He is a member of the British Acupuncture Council, the governing body for acupuncturists that ensures all practitioners meet high standards. He also has a particular interest in Spinal Manipulation, neck and back conditions and has attended a number of advanced spinal manipulation courses at Osteon in London. He is fully insured to carry out spinal manipulation procedures on patients.
Member organisations *
British Acupuncture Council
As the UKs largest professional body of acupuncturists the BAcC guarantee excellence in training, safe practice and professional conduct.
All members of the BAcC (MBAcC) have BSc or BA degree level training or its equivalent in traditional acupuncture, Chinese medicine, and western biomedical sciences including anatomy, physiology and pathology.
Accredited register membership
Accredited Register Scheme
The Accredited Register Scheme was set up in 2013 by the Department of Health (DoH) as a way to recognise organisations that hold voluntary registers which meet certain standards. These standards are set by the Professional Standards Authority (PSA).
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Normal acupuncture which may also include the use of auricular acupuncture, moxibustion, acupressure massage and trigger point therapy £36 (appointment time 1hr)
Acupuncture which may also include the use of spinal manipulation £36 (appointment time 1hr)
Facial acupuncture including body acupuncture £70 (appointment time 2hr)
Cost for 1st consultation and treatment £36 (appointment time 1hr 30min)
Multiple bookings of 5 treatments paid in advance £150 Multiple bookings of 10 treatments paid in advance £280