About Your Acupuncturist

Tel: (+34) 662 260 128

Barcelona acupuncturist Ruth Westnidge lived, trained and worked in London, UK for over a decade. She now lives  and works in Barcelona. Training and experience includes:

BSc Hons Traditional Chinese Medicine

This 4 year full-time degree at Middlesex University (London) uniquely mirrors teaching by it’s academic partner, the Beijing University of Chinese Medicine. The Middlesex BSc Traditional Chinese Medicine is one of the most authentic and respected courses in Chinese style acupuncture and Chinese Herbal Medicine outside China. Tuition is intensive from senior TCM doctors drawn from China’s integrated hospitals, with practice at :

Asante Academy of Chinese Medicine

NHS Whittington Hospital

NHS North Middlesex Hospital

(Additional independent study: Yunnan Provincial Hospital, Kunming city, South West China).

Post-Graduate Studies

Ruth also completed one year’s post-graduate training, following the hands on portion of London’s University of Westminster’s MSc Chinese Herbal Medicine.

(Additional independent study: clinic observation at the Yuan Traditional Medicine College, London)

Cosmetic Facial Acupuncture & Facial Acupuncture

Ruth  has also completed Cosmetic Facial Acupuncture training to develop it as a special practice interest. (College of Chinese Medicine, London & Yuan Traditional Medicine College, London). This therapy can be used to help the appearance of wrinkles, crows feet, fine lines, sagging facial tone, dark circles, uneven complexion, discolored complexion and many more common beauty complaints. All Ruth’s facial work takes its guiding principles from Traditional Chinese Medicine.

Ear Acupuncture for Body Balance

Ruth has been practicing micro-systems style ear acupuncture since 1998. She is one of  the UK practitioners qualified to the highest standard taught at the Yuan Traditional Medicine College, London. Ruth has developed its use within:

Stress Management



To book an appointment with Barcelona acupuncturist Ruth Westnidge, call or email:

+34 662 260 128

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