The Acupuncture in Surrey Practitioner

Saumeel Patel Lic. Ac MBAcC PGCAP
Joint Principal at The International College of Oriental Medicine

Currently in private practice, Banstead Surrey.
Registered and fully insured with the British Acupuncture Council.

Education

  • Graduated from the International College of Oriental Medicine (ICOM - East Grinstead)  in 1998 having completed a four year full time course.
  • Postgraduated Certificate in Academic Practice.
  • Postgraduate Certificate in Chinese and Western pathology.
  • Postgraduate Certificate from Shanghai University (Paralysis, Fertility, Scalp Acupuncture, Classical Medical Translation).

Training Courses

  • ICOM – Eight Extraordinary Meridians.
  • ICOM – Psychological Illnesses.
  • LCTA – Facial Rejuvenation.
  • Zita West (College of Integrated Chinese Medicine) – Pregnancy.
  • Zita West – Infertility.
  • Zita West – Female infertility.
  • Zita West – Male Infertility.
  • Zita West – Reproductive Health.
  • Zita West – IVF protocols.
  • Duveen – Pulse Diagnosis.

Also involved with higher education within the acupuncture profession.

  • Senior Lecturer at ICOM – Course Co-ordinator for Clinical modules.
  • Director of Studies – ICOM for 4 years.
  • Brighton University - BSc (Hons) degree teaching across all four years at ICOM.
  • Brighton and Sussex Medical School - CAMS module for medical degree for 5 years.
  • The London College of Traditional Acupuncture (University of Portsmouth).
  • Middlesex University - Guest Lecture.
  • London Institute of Five Element Acupuncture – External Examiner.
  • London Institute of Five Element Acupuncture - Guest Lecture.
  • British Acupuncture Accreditation Board – Site Visitor.
  • College of Naturopathic Medicine – External Examiner.

Conferences as Speaker.

  • Finland – Facial rejuvenation.
  • UK – Paediatrics
  • Isreal – Body diagnosis

Postgraduate training course given to –

  • Surrey Homeopathy Group
  • Guildford Acupuncture Regional Group
  • Ashtead Physiotherapists.
  • Leatherhead Physiotherapists.