Conditions treated

Advanced Recovery Physiotherapy & Acupuncture 

Treatments We Provide

Chronic Pain

Persistent chronic pain is a symptom of a tired and unhealthy Central Nervous System (CNS).

Living After a Stroke

Living after a stroke can be a challenge. At Advanced Recovery Physio and Acupuncture we can help you to regain as much normal function as possible.


At Advanced Recovery Physio and Acupuncture we can teach you how to manage the physical effects of your child’s asthma and show them how to breathe correctly.

Ankle Pain

Ankle pain from an injury or medical condition can interfere with daily activity. At Advanced Recovery Physio and Acupuncture we’ll get you back in action.

Neck Pain

Whiplash and other neck injuries can cause neck pain later in life. At Advanced Recovery Physio and Acupuncture we’ll strengthen your neck muscles to prevent recurrent neck pain.


Don’t let Osteoporosis spoil your quality of life. At Advanced Recovery Physio and Acupuncture we can help improve your core strength and reduce your risk of falling.

Lower Back Pain

Lower back pain can become chronic and debilitating. Let Advanced Recovery Physio and Acupuncture help to manage and reduce your lower back pain.

Controlling Urine Loss

Urinary incontinence can be uncomfortable and awkward. At Advanced Recovery Physio and Acupuncture we can teach you techniques to help with controlling urinary loss.


If you suffer from Parkinson’s, our Advanced Recovery Physio and Acupuncture plan will help improve your balance and function so you maintain independence and quality of life.

Sport's Injuries

Exercising is good for you, but sometimes you can injure yourself when you play sports or exercise.

Knee Pain

Don’t let claudication pain stop you from doing the things you enjoy. At Advanced Recovery Physio and Acupuncture we’ll help manage the pain and keep you active.

Rheumatoid Arthritis

Rheumatism can be painful and debilitating. At Recovery Physio we can provide continuous physiotherapy treatment to help manage the pain.

Tennis Elbow

Tennis elbow and golfer’s elbow most commonly occur as a result of strenuous overuse of the muscles.

Repetitive Strain Injury

The main cause of repetitive strain injury is frequent and repetitive strain on certain parts of the body.

Heel Pain

The main symptom of plantar fasciitis is heel pain. Plantar fasciitis typically causes a stabbing pain.

Advanced Acupuncture

Recovery Physio has joined with Auckland Advanced Acupuncture to open Advanced Recovery Physio and Acupuncture in Onehunga.

Physiotherapy Treatments

Musculoskeletal physiotherapy can be used to treat most musculoskeletal conditions, including many types of back, pain, neck pain, shoulder pain, ankle pain, knee pain, elbow pain and many others. Physiotherapy is also an important component in post-surgical rehab plans.

Acupuncture Treatments

Acupuncture can treat many conditions. Below is list containing some of the conditions treatable by acupuncture. The conditions in bold have been found to have moderate and/or strong evidence supporting the effectiveness of acupuncture:

Musculo-skeletal – lower back pain, shoulder pain, lateral elbow pain, neck pain,  joint sprains, muscle strain, sciatica, knee osteoarthritis, arthritis, sporting injuries, sports performance or enhancement, post-operative pain, plantar heel pain, restless leg syndrome, emergency pain relief, carpal tunnel, lumbar stenosis, rheumatoid arthritis, spinal cord injury, whiplash

Respiratory conditions – allergic rhinitis, sinus problems, hay fever, common cold or flu, (asthma-adults/children, bronchitis

Gastrointestinal disorders – constipation, diarrhoea, irritable bowel syndrome, post-operative and chemotherapy induced nausea/vomiting, Inflammatory bowel disease haemorrhoids, heartburn and reflux, dyspepsia, post-operative disorders

Cardiovascular – angina pectoris, palpitations, high blood pressure, chronic pulmonary disease

Women’s Health – irregular or painful periods, some fertility disorders, premenstrual difficulties, menopausal symptoms, labour pain, chronic pelvic pain syndrome, uterine fibroids, hot flushes in breast cancer, Oocyte retrieval pain relief, PCOS, postnatal depression

Pregnancy – morning sickness, breech baby, heartburn, elevated blood pressure, oedema, lower back pain, induction and preparation for labour

Men’s Health – some fertility disorders, prostatitis pain, erectile dysfunction

Neurological – headaches including migraine, temporomandibular pain, shingles, meniere’s disease, tinnitus, Bell’s palsy, acute post-stroke and stroke rehabilitation,  insomnia, excessive dreaming, alzheimers disease, ADHD, Autism spectrum disorder, cancer related; insomnia, neuropathy and psychological disorders, fibromyalgia, multiple sclerosis, parkinson’s, vascular dementia or vascular cognitive impairment, sudden hearing loss

Metabolic disorders – chronic fatigue syndrome, adrenal insufficiency, hormonal irregularities, obesity

Urological disorders – urinary tract infections, nocturia, stress urinary incontinence, bladder pain, chronic kidney disease

Psychological disorders – post-traumatic stress, anxiety, depression, smoking, opiate addiction and detoxification

Skin disorders – acne, psoriasis, eczema, scarring, atopic dermatitis, chronic urticaria.

Source: Acupuncture Evidence Project – MacDonald/Janz 2017

Onehunga Physio & Acupuncture Treatment in Auckland

Please do not hesitate to contact us so that can work together to help you resolve your health issues. We offer a combination of the best of traditional and innovative approaches for effective pain and rehabilitation treatment.

Physio & Acupuncture Near Me


7.30AM - 7.30PM



09 636 4697


183b Onehunga Mall,
Onehunga, Auckland (entry via Waller St)