Phone Deirdre Toohey on 087 2078113.

Based in Oranmore, Galway.

Approved by

VHI, AVIVA, Quinn Healthcare

Deirdre Toohey - Acupuncture and TCM - Oranmore, Galway

Acupuncture and Traditional Chinese Medicine are Deirdre's original core therapies.

Acupuncture which is a natural form of healing has the following benefits:

•It effectively treats a wide range of acute and chronic diseases

•Acupuncture treats the underlying cause of disease and illness as well as the symptoms

• It also assists in the prevention of disease as well as the maintenance of good health

• Acupuncture provides drug free pain relief

Qi can become blocked or depleted due to physical, emotional or environmental stresses causing pain, lack of energy, illness or a lowered immune system with constant low grade infections or allergies.

Following a detailed initial consultation including observation of the tongue and pulse Deirdre devises a treatment plan using such treatments as acupuncture, auricular acupuncture, cupping, moxibustion, and dietary and/or lifestyle advice as needed.

All appointments are totally private.The first appointment takes at least an hour but can be an hour and a half depending on details and history. Second and subsequent appointments are shorter usually about forty minutes, maybe an hour.

Deirdre a former nurse is also qualified in Reiki, Meridian Therapies, EFT, IET and Indian Head Massage.



Deirdre Toohey is a former nurse qualified in General, Midwifery and Psychiatric nursing.

Deirdre’s core therapy is Acupuncture and Traditional Chinese Medicine graduating from the College of Integrative Acupuncture with A Licentiate in Acupuncture and Traditional Chinese Medicine. Over the years she has used the Ancient Principles of Five Element Acupuncture, Tungs Acupuncture and the Eight Principle Theories to diagnose and treat illness.


Based in OranmoreGalway.


For Enquiries and Appointments please phone:

Deirdre Toohey - 087 2078113.

or email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it    (however if the appointment is urgent please phone 0872078113 instead)

As all appointments are totally private it is important to give at least 24hours notice of cancellation so that others can be facillitated.


Lic Ac.TCM.  RGN  M.T.C.M.I.