Alex Bowling first came across Acupuncture whilst training to become a Doctor of Chiropractic more than 10 years ago. Alex has a firm background in sports related injuries having led kayak expeditions both in the U.K and overseas for a number of years. After a five year full time accredited degree course at the Anglo-European College of Chiropractic in Bournemouth, he graduated following a Bachelor of Science degree with a Masters degree in Chiropractic.
During his Chiropractic training, Alex began his education in Acupuncture with Dr. John Reynolds (MRCP Dip Med Ac. DOccMed. FISM).
In his final year, Alex was asked to practice in the prestigious Sports Injury Clinic at Bournmouth University with its elite athletes. He also presented his dissertation on leg length inequality to the Chiropractor Osteopath and Physiotherapist annual conference in 2006.
Dr. Bowling has taken particular interest in certain fields within Chiropractic & Acupuncture. These include; pre and post-surgical care, neck pain & headaches, preventative care, acute nerve damage, as well as sports rehabilitation.
Since graduation, Alex has been in busy practice in rural Norfolk before relocating in Somerset. Alex and his wife Christa, who is the clinic manager, now live much closer to family and friends with their 2 children in Taunton. He has been a member of the British Medical Acupuncture Society for many years