Gerry Rothwell

Gerry Rothwell has been practising Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) since 1997. He is a graduate of the Irish College of Traditional Chinese Medicine and holds a Diploma in advanced medical Qi Gong from Guangzhou University, China.

In addition to his private TCM practice, he worked in a major teaching hospital for six years. He conducted a clinic in the Mater Hospital, Dublin at the Centre for Lung Health treating patients with diseases such as Pulmonary Hypertension, Emphysema, Chronic Asthma and COPD.

Prior to qualifying as a TCM Practitioner Gerry worked for a number of leading Pharmaceutical companies specialising in Rheumatology, Respiratory, Gastroenterology and Dermatology.

He is a member of the Traditional Chinese Medicine Council of Ireland (TCMCI) and is approved by V.H.I, Irish Life Health, Laya Healthcare and H.S.F. for out-patient purposes.

Gerry is a Registered Member of the Acupuncture Council of Ireland. He also carries Professional Indemnity Insurance and Public Liability Insurance cover. Patients can be assured of receiving professional, ethical and confidential treatment at Howth Acupuncture Clinic.

Continual professional development studies include:

Guangzhou, China - Advanced Medical Qi Gong

Paris, France - Master Tung’s System of Acupuncture

Lucerne, Switzerland - Dr Tan’s Advanced Balanced Method for the Treatment of Pain

Some of the most commonly seen conditions are the following

Musculoskeletal Disorders

Neurological Conditions

Cardiovascular Conditions

Digestive System Disorders

Uro-Genital Disorders

Gynecological and Obstetric

Respiratory Conditions

Psychological Conditions

Childrens Conditions

Other Conditions


Gerry is patient-focused and you get a great sense that he is really working to help you get sorted quickly. He gives great advice on how to manage your condition. He is always willing to help in an emergency.

D. Byrne

The results have been amazing and Gillian has been more or less pain free since. Any return of pain is immediately treated and eliminated.

Paschal And Camillus

Gerry’s approach has completely changed my attitude to maintaining balance and best health and I’m thankful every day for that initial recommendation.

D. Murphy

He has rescued me from the depths of depression and sadness on many occasions as well as dispatching many a pain and ache along the way

T. Guerin

I’ve found that working with Gerry he’s helped me to deal with both physical and emotional issues and I now consider acupuncture as a key part of maintaining my health and well-being.

M. O'Connor

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