Hirslanden Clinic Meggen
Department of Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM)
Traditional Chinese medicine employs such methods as acupuncture, cupping therapy, Chinese medicinal herbs. This medical system appeared in China over 2500 years ago. The TCM uses a holistic approach. First, they look for a source of a problem, then prescribe treatment of the body as a whole and not only to remove symptoms. Thus, the TCM follows a very simple theory of Yin and Yang.