Naava Carman is a fully qualified member of the Register of Chinese Herbal Medicine and of the British Acupuncture Council. She founded The Fertility Support Company in 2006, has been in practice since 1999, and is a highly experienced fertility, gynaecological and obstetric acupuncturist and herbalist, and is also a Recognised Doula and Doula Mentor with Doula UK. She is a trained Hypnobirthing teacher and has trained the Hypnobirthing students on the Birth Basics course which covers the physiology of normal birth. In 2007/8 she set up the first fully integrated Acupuncture/IVF Unit at Hammersmith Hospital.
Naava specialises in using acupuncture as part of an innovative method of treating gynaecological and fertility problems, combining Traditional Chinese Medicine with Western diagnostic techniques and Western medicine. Her Fertility Support System, which is a three month programme, is designed to tackle the underlying causes of infertility and helps men and women to enhance their chances of conception naturally and in conjunction with IVF and IUI.
Acupuncture is ideal for rebalancing hormones, inducing ovulation and preparing the body for a natural or assisted conception. It can also help a patient to manage and overcome distressing symptoms and can be used through pregnancy, working to help prevent miscarriage and treat symptoms such as morning sickness and lower back pain. It can also be used in the post-partum period to alleviate issues such as mastitis, depression, fatigue and anxiety. Men can also be treated to help increase their sperm count and the quality of sperm produced. Her areas of speciality include the treatment of PCOS, Endometriosis and Poor Sperm Motility.
Monday 12.30-4.30pm, Thursday12.30-4.30pm, Saturday 9am-2pm.
£75 Weekdays, £125 Evenings, £100 Weekend.