Acupuncture at Kharinta is administered by Dr. Janni Ligouw in a specially designed suite of rooms. Acupuncture is practiced by the insertion of very fine needles, sometimes in conjunction with electrical stimulus, on carefully selected parts of the body’s surface in order to enhance the physiological functioning of the body, thereby improving the patient’s well-being.


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Acupuncture is also applied in conjunction with heat produced by burning specific herbal nodes. In addition, Kharinta Clinic offers acupressure, a non-invasive method of massage therapy which can also be a highly effective contributor to good health and well-being.

Acupuncture treatment also available for:

– Cure Hypertension
– Increase fertility
– Patients with post-stroke rehabilitation
– For beauty
– Lose weight

Dr. Janni Ligouw is a graduate of  the Faculty of Medicine, Sam Ratulangi University, Manado in 1991. His interest in traditional medicine led him to train in Practical Acupuncture from the Indonesian Acupuncture Association in  Jakarta in 2000. He would later augment his initial training in Indonesia with a visit to China to study Clinical Acupuncture at the Shanghai Research Institute of Acupuncture (2004) as well as hands-on-training in Clinical Acupuncture in Beijing in the same year.

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Acupunctur Treatment by Dr. Janni

Returning to his practice in Jakarta, Dr. Janny supplemented his intensive Chinese Acupuncture training with Hands-on-Training on Cosmoplast and Cosmoderm (2006) and Pain Management through Acupuncture Course, Indonesian Pain Society, Jakarta (2007). He is qualified to advice cancer patients who seek better pain management, as well as to treat patients needing counselling on  issues relating to obesity.

Dr. Janny is a member of the Indonesian Medical Association.