AACP Recommended Suppliers

The Health Professions Acupuncture Group (HePAG)

The Health Professions Acupuncture Group (HePAG) is the UK’s professional body for Osteopaths,
Chiropractors and Sports Therapists practising Western Medical Acupuncture. We are delighted to offer Foundation Courses in Western Medical Acupuncture, member benefits and representation to thousands of, so far unrecognised medical professionals.

Phoenix Medical

Founded in 2011 and after conducting exhaustive research into the best production methods and investing heavily in our manufacturing partners we are confident we can provide premium quality needles at affordable prices. Phoenix needles are produced exclusively for Phoenix Medical Direct Ltd – We do not shop around, change suppliers or just have the needles repackaged with our branding.

This means you will be guaranteed the same high quality and consistency both your practice and patients deserve. AACP member physiotherapists enjoy a 35% discount on needles with Phoenix Medical; log in to the members area and click ‘offers & benefits’ to get the details.

Visit Phoenix online or simply call 01245 350822, we are always pleased to speak to practitioners


The combined strengths with renowned manufacturers around the globe make Herbprime a leading European promotional network to deliver superior quality TCM & Acupuncture products at competitive price, along with thoughtful services.

PhysioPod UK

PhysioPod® UK Ltd are now in their 11th year of trading.

Directed by Sisters, Julie Soroczyn and Mary Fickling, PhysioPod® exclusively supply the UK and Ireland with internationally patented DEEP OSCILLATION® electrostatic massage therapy.

Non-invasive, non-traumatic, electrostatic impulses are delivered through vinyl gloves or applicator heads, permeating an 8 cm depth through all tissue layers including skin, sub-coetaneous fat, muscles, blood and lymph vessels, with clinically proven effects in the interstitial spaces of the connective tissue.

PhysioPod® UK Limited are approved NHS Suppliers and DEEP OSCILLATION® therapy is recommended by the Dr Vodder Academy and Wittlinger Lymphodema Clinic.

Physio Equipment

PhysioEquipment is the Sister Company of PhysioPod® UK Ltd and is directed and run by Sisters, Julie Soroczyn and Mary Fickling who are both very enthusiastic and passionate about healthcare. 

Physio Equipment supply a range of outstanding, high quality products, innovative technical solutions, excellent price-performance ratio, as well as completely new therapeutic approaches including:-

  • Electrotherapy
  • Combination Therapy
  • Laser
  • Microwave
  • Traction
  • Cryotherapy
  • Magnetotherapy
  • Shockwave
  • Magcell®
  • Veterinary

DongBang AcuPrime

Based in Exeter, DongBang AcuPrime® provides products and services for physiotherapy and acupuncture practice. We specialise in DongBang acupuncture needles, acu-taping, cupping sets, moxa and related products, and we support the development of the fully validated placebo acupuncture research needle. We bring Korean excellence with sensible prices to the UK markets.

Balance Healthcare

Balance Healthcare Limited supply high-quality acupuncture and traditional Chinese medicine products. Balance partners with recognised experts to create high-quality products that combine ancient traditions and modern thinking, and bring you the most suitable formula for the modern world. We know that you need consistent quality you can trust with both herbal and acupuncture products, and buying quality will help you to establish an excellent reputation with your patients.

Oxford Medical Supplies Ltd

Oxford Medical Supplies Ltd is a major supplier of acupuncture needles in the UK. We have an unrivalled reputation for courtesy, efficiency and friendliness. We supply seven different brands of acupuncture needle to suit every taste, be it for quality and/or economy. Uniquely among UK suppliers, we own our own needle manufacturing factory, thus enabling us to maintain rigid and high-quality control of our needles. We currently deal with many physiotherapists both in private practice or in the state sector.

Graybrook Insurance Brokers

Insurance providers to CSP and AACP members, offering a range of Medical Malpractice and Professional Liability Insurance to individual members, or as a membership benefit.

Telephone:           01245 321185                     Email:


WebHealer have been running websites for professional therapists for over 10 years. We are the preferred supplier of websites to members of several associations and societies. Websites feature easy self updating tools, and highly effective search engine optimisation which typically places 80% of clients on page one of Google for key target phrases. Overall the mission of WebHealer is to attract more patients to our clients’ practices.

Jade College of Oriental Medicine

Shulan UK

Shulan UK has been supplying practitioners, hospitals and Universities with the highest quality acupuncture needles and supplies for more than 20 years.

Shulan UK is pleased to offer AACP members a 10% discount on all our products. Please quote ref AACP10 when ordering your supplies.

Contact us on T: 0161 4481233   E:

Shulan College

The Shulan College of Chinese Medicine (SCCM) is an independent educational institution devoted to teaching Chinese Medicine and Acupuncture for more than 20 years.

SCCM prides itself as being one of the top TCM colleges in the UK and Europe and is in partnership with Nanjing University of Chinese Medicine. 

Our Acupuncture Diploma is an AACP acknowledged route to advanced membership status.

We also offer a variety of CPD courses and workshops for qualified acupuncturists and other health care professionals to expand their practice. 

Contact us on T: 0161 2220726   E:

Journal of Chinese Medicine

The Journal of Chinese Medicine was established in 1979 by Peter Deadman and has been published continuously since then.The very best traditional Chinese medicine, acupuncture and related professional textbooks, herbs, acupuncture supplies and specialist teas are available for sale on our website.