Are you wondering about having acupuncture?


  • Acupuncture has been tried and tested over the last 3000 years or so and is one of the safest medical treatments available in the UK
  • Louise and Tony  are registered members of the British Acupuncture Council – the UK’s largest professional regulatory body for the practice of Acupuncture
  • Please telephone the Magnolia Therapy Centre on 0115 9608855 to speak to Tony or Louise to find out more about acupuncture and how it might be able to help you
  • Acupuncture, as a part of the holistic system of Chinese Medicine can be used to treat a whole variety of illnesses. Tony and Louise have a wide range of experience and both take on complex as well as the more straight forward cases.
  • Louise and Tony frequently use acupuncture and the Chinese medicine approach for patients who are also receiving medicine from NHS Doctors. They have a lot of experience of making the most of both systems for their patients.


Members of the British Acupuncture Council

Acupuncture in the UK is not currently regulated by government, although this is expected to change in the near future.  However, qualified acupuncturists are regulated by The British Acupuncture Council (BAcC) which is the UK’s largest professional self-regulatory body for the practice of traditional acupuncture.

Tony Orridge and Louise Lipman are members of the British Acupuncture Council


All members of the BAcC can offer you the following assurances:

  • Degree level training or its equivalent in traditional acupuncture, Chinese medicine, and western biomedical sciences including anatomy, physiology and pathology (3,600 hours of study)
  • Compliance with current UK health and safety legislation
  • Full medical malpractice and public/products liability insurance cover
  • Expert practice skills maintained by following a mandatory individual programme of continuing professional development (CPD)
  • Regular updates from the BAcC regarding practitioners’ professional obligations to the public
  • Compliance with BAcC Code of Safe Practice and Code of Professional Conduct
  • Patient access to the BAcC complaints and disciplinary procedures
  • English language skills at least equivalent to those required of doctors and nurses working in the UK


Louise Lipman  M.Sc., Dip.Ac., MBAcC

Louise’s clinics run on Mondays, Thursdays and Fridays and she is happy to discuss treatment options prior to booking an appointment. To book an appointment with Louise, contact the Centre on 0115 960 8855

To read more about Louise see http://acupuncturenottingham.co.uk/louise-lipman/

Louise Lipman

Tony Orridge  M.Sc., Dip.Ac., MBAcC

Tony’s Acupuncture clinics run on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays and he is happy to discuss treatment options prior to booking an appointment. To book an appointment with Tony, contact the Centre on 0115 960 8855


To read more about Tony : /http://acupuncturenottingham.co.uk/tony-orridge/

Tony Orridge



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