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acupuncturist

Description

Code

2230.2.1

Description

Acupuncturists make use of thin needles and insert them into acupuncture points in the body in order to restore the imbalances of the human body and overall good health. Acupuncturists focus on energy meridians to treat various conditions.

Scope note

Includes doctors of medicine or other healthcare professionals who perform acupuncture.

Alternative Labels

expert acupuncturist

acupuncture practitioner

specialist in acupuncture

acupuncture therapist

acupuncture specialist

practitioner of acupuncture

expert in acupuncture

acupuncturist

advanced acupuncturist

Regulatory Aspect

To see if and how this occupation is regulated in EU Member States, EEA countries or Switzerland please consult the Regulated Professions Database of the Commission. Regulated Professions Database:

Skills & Competences