Matt Callison presenting for the first time in New Zealand in Hamilton in 2002

Matt Callison-Special guest lecture at NZ School of Acupuncture and TCM: Kidney Qi Deficiency (Shen Qi Xu) and Low Back Pain; Friday May 29th 2015

Matt Callison first  lectured in New Zealand when he was invited to be the keynote speaker at the New Zealand Register of Acupuncturists Inc annual conference in Hamilton in 2002.  Since then, he ... Continue Reading >>

Acupuncture can be used to help relieve the presure from intracranial hypertension

Acupuncture for Intracranial Hypertension

Intracranial hypertension occurs  as a result of increased pressure around the brain. It results in headache, nausea and vomiting. Sometimes there may be severe visual disturbance, which in ... Continue Reading >>

Acupuncture treatment for herniated disc is covered by the ACC- New Zealand's government injury insurance scheme

Acupuncture treatment for disc herniation

The Acupuncture Clinic gets many inquiries as to how acupuncture treatment for disc herniation can help because people think that there needs to be  some kind of manual intervention to put the ... Continue Reading >>

Acupuncture can help for heart palpitations

Chinese Herbs and Acupuncture for Heart Palpitations

Heart palpitations can refer to the sensation of the heart skipping a beat and is sometimes described  by patients as their heart “Flip Flopping”. The heart  can also be racing and even ... Continue Reading >>


Stand Still and be Healthy

When talking about improving ones health, people would usually think of physical exercise like walking, cycling and resistance training, but the idea of standing still to improve health seems ... Continue Reading >>

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Acupuncture for Polymyalgia Rheumatica

Polymyalgia rheumatica is often just referred to as polymyalgia and is regarded an arthritic condition causing pain and stiffness in muscles of the shoulder, neck, lower back, buttocks and ... Continue Reading >>

Acupuncture can help for pain relief of TMJ syndrome

Acupuncture for TMJ- Temporomandibular Joint Syndrome

When there is pain in the jaw at the area of the temporomandibular joint it is commonly diagnosed as TMJ Syndrome. Other symptoms can include  grinding of teeth, clicking of the jaw, facial ... Continue Reading >>

Matt Callison, President of ACUSport Seminars USA, about to needle Hua Tuo Jia Ji acupuncture points in the treatment of piriformis syndrome

Acupuncture for Piriformis Syndrome

Acupuncture for Piriformis Syndrome can help because it can reduce inflammation and improve local micro circulation, thereby reducing muscle stiffness. Piriformis Syndrome comes about because ... Continue Reading >>