Like Acupuncture, it uses the Traditional Chinese medical theory of Qi moving though the meridians as its basis for diagnosis and treatment. It can be used to stimulate patients with deficiency disorders and calm down patients with excess disorders.
Paraic uses it along with acupuncture and other therapies to address a range of sports injuries and musculo-skeletal disorders.
It was highly recommended at a Sports Medicine Workshop he attended. Having also seen it being widely used in the hospitals in China, he decided to include it in his practice.
Since his TuiNa massage course, he gets much earlier and more effective results by incorporating even a short TuiNa session in his treatments. Patients usually feel more relaxed and energized by the treatment.