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Moxibustion Therapy in Kurla & Mumbai Central

Moxibustion is a traditional Chinese medicine technique aimed to strengthen the blood, stimulate and regulate qi or vital energy flow, and maintain good health.


Moxibustion therapy in Mumbai is available at Meridian Clinic at Kurla West and Health Care Center at Mumbai Central, Mumbai. Dr. Siddiqui is one of the best moxibustion therapy doctors in Mumbai


He is also the best acupuncturist in Mumbai, with significant hands-on practice in treating nearly 10000+ patients through acupuncture and traditional healing practices.

Moxibustion and Moxa


Moxa refers to various sized small cones made from dried and spongy mugwort, i.e., Artemisia argyi or A.vlugaris. It is possible to combine mugwort with other medicinal items such as salt, ginseng, garlic, etc., for better outcomes. 


The Moxibustion procedure


The moxa cones are placed onto the acupuncture points on the body and lit to provide warmth and improve the flow of Qi in the body while removing the disease-causing conditions in the body. 


There are various types of moxibustion procedures. In direct moxibustion, the moxa, is placed on the top of the acupuncture point and lit. This type of moxibustion may or may not leave a scar. Direct moxibustion can be scarring or non-scarring. 


In scarring moxibustion, the moxa burns on the acupuncture point until it burns out completely. In non-scarring moxibustion, the moxa is placed on the point and lit, but it should not touch or burn the skin. 


There is a rejuvenating heating sensation that penetrates the skin and provides relief to the patient. The moxibustion therapist doctor ensures that the patient’s skin is safe without any scars or blisters, or pain. The moxa is removed at the nick of time before it scalds the skin. 

Garlic Moxibustion

There is an option of using We do garlic moxibustion for spine problems,enclosing spondylitis paralysis, or Coma.

Moxibustion is advisable for treating 


  • Digestive problems and issues in the bowel system

  • Pain on account of injury or arthritis and heat application brings relief to the patient

  • Protecting the patient from flu and cold strains

  • Breech presentation in late terms and related gynecological conditions

  • Protection against cold and flu strains

Advantages of Moxibustion

  • It makes the immune system stronger

  • Provides more warmth to the body 

  • Channelizes the vital energy or the qi and the blood flow to the affected area 

  • Effective in reducing the pain and discomfort

  • Promises better results when used during an acupuncture treatment



It is a preferred treatment approach of traditional Chinese medicine. Acupuncture is used to treat pain, manage stress, and overall wellness. In this approach, needles are inserted at points along the energy pathways in the body to bring out a balance of the body’s energy flow. 

Moxibustion and Acupunture

It is possible to administer Moxibustion and Acupuncture treatment together if the doctor or the healer is trained in both these practices. Also, the patient experiences better relief and speedy recovery. 


As mentioned above, moxa cones are placed on the exposed tip of the acupuncture needle inserted in the patient’s body. These cones, when lit, spread warmth, and the patient feels better. 

Best acupuncturist and moxibustion therapy doctor in Mumbai


Healer Siddique Shaikh is one of the leading acupuncturists in Mumbai. He has extensive experience in acupuncture treatment for more than 10,000 patients and he also specializes in the treatment of wrinkles,under-eye, wrinkles, pimples, acne, skin tightening, double chin, Nose correction, cross-eye correction, acupuncture weight loss, Hair regrowth: Also plasma PRP for hair and face glow.


He is also trained in moxibustion therapy. He suggests a combination of acupuncture and moxibustion for better results and quick relief from pain and discomfort if required.

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