Dr Martin Allbright
Acupuncture Master, Mentor Supervisor and Medical Educator
MBBS, DA, DRCOG, MHMEd, MSc (West Med Acu), AcM
Martin began his path into medicine starting at St Bartholomew’s Medical College, London, where he qualified in 1981. He then gained subsequent positions and qualifications in emergency medicine, intensive care, anaesthetics, paediatrics, obstetrics, gynaecology, and General Practice.
He began his classical acupuncture training in 1982 with Prof. Jack Worsley at the College of Traditional Acupuncture, gaining his Licentiate in Acupuncture in 1986. He left the NHS in 1988 to focus his medical career on acupuncture. After eleven years of study and practice he was awarded the title 'Acupuncture Master' however he continued to study with Professor Worsley for another 8 years.
Martin returned to his ancestral home of Malvern in 1988. Here, he initially set up the Clinic of Classical Acupuncture and then in 2003 he and his wife became the founders and directors of the Beacon Clinic, a centre for integrated medicine.
He regularly practices Tai Chi Yang style he is a Tae Kwon Do 2nd degree black belt instructor.
Martin married Sue in 1987 and they have three daughters Katie, Bethaney and Sophie.
Martin is registered with the General Medical Council, (membership No. 02710921), The British Holistic Medical Association and is a founder and Life Member of the Worsley Institute . He is also an accredited member of the British Medical Acupuncture Society (membership No. 04913)
He was a director of training and lecturer at the College of Traditional Acupuncture and a medical advisor to the British Acupuncture Accreditation Board.
In 2014 he completed a Master of Science degree in Western Medical Acupuncture with distinction.
He is a trained 'Mentor Supervisor in acupuncture' and he is also an 'Advanced teacher' of Classical five element acupuncture. He is a specialist guest lecturer at several universities and college, and has recently completed a Masters in Medical Education.
(allow up to two hours) £105
(Longer sessions or reduced fees are applicable in some situations by individual arrangement)
If you are unable to keep an appointment please give at least 48 hours notice of cancellation otherwise the full fee may be charged.
Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery. MBBS (St Barts 1981)
Diploma in Anaesthetics. DA 1983
Diploma Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists. DRCOG 1986
Licentiate in Acupuncture. Lic Ac (College of Traditional Acupuncture. CTA) 1986
Certificate of training for General Practice. 1988
Bachelor of Acupuncture. BAc (CTA) 1989
Acupuncture Master. AcM (CTA) 1993
Master Apprentice Programme (MAP) with Prof. JR Worsley 1997-2003
Certified Advanced teacher of Classical Five Element Acupuncture by Prof. JR Worsley 1999
Mentor Supervision in Acupuncture. Certificate 2004
Certificate in Sound Healing (College of Sound Healing) 2012
Certificate in Focussing (College of Integrated Chinese Medicine) 2013
Diploma Medical Acupuncture. DipMedAc 2013
Master of Science Western Medical Acupuncture. MSc (distinction) 2014
Master of Health and Medical Education. MHMEd (distinction) 2017