Tanaka Acupuncture Clinic, Tenjin Fukuoka

Tanaka acupuncture clinic has been focused on acupuncture and moxibustion treatment for 75 years since 1948.
We believe that acupuncture treatment with science aspect will creates new future of acupuncture field and healthcare idea.

Tradition × Innovation 

We try to find the root of your pain or health issues, so the treatment can address the underlying cause.
Our treatment is based on modern anatomy and medical science combined with the traditional medicine.

We have ultrasonography for breech presentation treatment and electron microscope for alopecia areata treatment, to understand current status.
We also use near-infrared ray therapy equipment named "Super Lizer"  for our treatment.

Made in Japan needle

Does acupuncture hurt?
We have had received this question so many times.

Gentle stimulation is Japanese acupuncture style and also our treatment style. Japanese acupuncture needle we use is very thin and  guide tub with needle helps to make painless insertion.
Most patients feel no needle sensation and find our treatment so relaxing and soothing !
We use sterilized disposable needle made by Japanese company "SEIRIN".

Japanese acupuncture needle is very thin as same as a human hair is.


The needle tip is round

"SEIRIN" company creates various type of acupuncture needle with round tip.


Gentle stimulation is Japanese acupuncture style

150913-0009 In Japanese acupuncture treatment, we use the guide tubes named  "SHINKAN" to help smooth and painless needling. Using "SINKAN",  you feel less pain in the pressed area, even no needle sensation during the entire treatment.

Acupuncture × Super Lizer

We use Super Lizer (near-infrared ray therapy equipment) with acupuncture treatment in our clinic.
Super Lizer delivers high power of near-infrared ray in a spot shape on the body. It has been seen as effective in a range of medical fields, such as Pain clinic, Gynecology, Ophthalmology, Dermatology, Orthopedics, and so on.
Irradiation of  Super Lizer reduces sympathetic excitement and relieves the excessive tension in the autonomic nerve. It helps improve a various range of unidentified complaints.

image100 Improving deep blood flow is expected. We provide acupuncture and Super Lizer for treatments for infertility, sudden deafness, nerve pain, facial paralysis and so on.

Acupuncture treatment for fertility

JISRAM × Acupuncture  &  SL × Infertility counselor

For in-vitro fertilization, your treatment plan is varies by stage of infertility procedure, for example,  before egg retrieval, transplantation, or after implantation.
For timing therapy or artificial insemination patients, we do consultation carefully and explain what we can do for each cases .

Our clinic has taken care of many cases currently undergoing fertility treatments. Infertility treatment is one of therapeutic areas which we are focusing on.

Breech pregnancy treatment (with ultrasonography)

In Kyusyu area, we are the first acupuncture clinic equipped with ultrasonography.
We have had over 100 breech baby treatments a year. Using ultrasonography to check the exact baby's position, then we start our treatment. ( ultrasonography is used only for checking baby's position before our treatment. )
28 weeks pregnant or earlier is easy to turn.
Moxibustion is also traditional treatment for breech pregnancy. It is effective for increasing uterus blood flow and relieving uterus tension to make it easier for baby to turn.


Acupuncuture treatment for pain

Cervical disk herniation, Lumber disc herniation

Acute lower back pain

Frozen Shoulder Treatment

Cosmetic acupuncture

About our staffs

Makiko Endo,  her grandfather and father were professional acupuncturists. Now she and her partner Akihiro Endo are the 3rd generation of Tanaka acupuncture clinic. Her life has been with acupuncture and with this acupuncture clinic .  We can say "she is the Tanaka acupuncture clinic" . Akihiro Endo, he grew up and influenced by his father working for a company. He takes a different point of view on the acupuncture field. We are the team with reliable companion, acupuncturists and other staffs, respect and assist each other. We try hard to develop skills and grow as professional, for all our patients.
Your well-being is our goal.