Acupuncture for pregnancy has been used for over 3000 years in China as a specialised treatment in pregnancy. It is a natural, safe and effective complementary treatment to tackle some less enjoyable aspects to being pregnant at a time where drugs may not be safe to use.

Click on the 'BOOK NOW' button at the top of the page to book a FREE online consultation and discover how Acupuncture could support you during and after Pregnancy.

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Used for thousand of years, acupuncture is a very safe and well-established approach to treat issues affecting physical health and mental well-being. It is based on the principle that pain and illness are signs that the body and mind are out of balance and that they can be restored with the insertion of fine sterile needles into specific acupuncture points.

Acupuncture Can Help With


Acupuncture provides excellent treatment throughout pregnancy because it is effective and drug free. Contact Maria to discuss how acupuncture can help you throughout your pregnancy.


Pre-birth acupuncture refers to a series of treatments from week-36 to prepare women for childbirth. Research has demonstrated that pre-birth acupuncture reduces the time spent in labour.


Moxibustion is the technique used to turn breech babies. The technique is shown in the clinic and then treatment is carried out at home for 10 days. Research is ongoing by up to now results suggest an 80% success rate.


Acupuncture is a safe and effective treatment to encourage the natural onset of labour for post-term babies by stimulating uterine contractions and by dilating the cervix. Acupuncture to induce natural labour is used when women are post 40 weeks.



OCT-NOV '21 OFFER: Book an initial consultation plus treatment (up to 120min) for only £45 instead of £65 and follow-up treatments (up to 45min) for only £35 instead of £45.

Acupuncture for breech presentation or labour induction: £55/treatment (no need to book an initial consultation)

About MAria

After leaving Italy , Maria worked for many years in UK in a corporate environment. Passionate about natural methods to improve health she decided to put aside her corporate career to study acupuncture at the renowned College of Integrated Chinese Medicine (Reading, UK).

Maria is currently a pre-qualified student. This means that she can practise acupuncture outside the CICM College being fully insured and adhering to the highest professional standards benefiting the public.

Maria has terminated the 3 years of studies in Chinese Medicine at CICM plus she has several months of experience treating patients at the CICM Student Clinic. Her style of practice is Integrated Traditional Chinese Medicine and 5 Element Traditional Acupuncturist.

She is currently taking further studies in obstetrics, gynaecology and fertility to help women of all ages dealing with their gynaecological, fertility and obstetrics problems in a more natural and safe way.


All new patient and follow-up appointments:

_ Please book appointments ONLY online (not by email or by phone).
_ All available appointments are visible online.
_ For advice on how acupuncture can help with your your condition, how does it work, number of treatments and what to expect from acupuncture contact me by email/phone or book a free online consultation before to book an appointment.

Cancellation Policy

Appointments must be paid before the appointment. Appointments cancelled or changed without 48 hours notice will incur the full fee. MariAcupuncture reserves the right to charge this fee automatically.

Free Online Consultation

Want to have a chat with Maria before to book your first appointment? Need to find out what acupuncture can do for you? Click on the 'BOOK NOW' button below to request a free 20min ONLINE consultation*. Maria will send you an email with the ZOOM link for the online consultation.

*After the free online consultation you still have to book an Initial 90min Consultation so that I can collect details about the main complaint and form a Full-Traditional Diagnosis.

Opening Hours

Wednesday-Saturday: 9.30am - 6.30pm
Sunday: 9.30am - 1.00pm

I prefer email if you need to contact me to discuss treatment or to ask for advice:

Alternatively leave a voicemail message and I will call you back at the first opportunity: 07403763736


Payment is only made online by credit/debit cards. Please click on the 'Book Now' button to book an appointment and proceed to payment.