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Featured Tibetan diagnosis and treatment favored by people

By Zhi Xinghua Source:China Tibet News 2016-11-10

Ngangring County in Shigatse City, Tibet Autonomous Region is the birthplace of Changpa Tibetan medicine. The Ngangring Tibetan Hospital is founded in 1993. Now there are 14 medical technicians in the hospital. For 20 years, the hospital has been positively carrying out and popularizing featured Tibetan diagnosis and treatment. The annual outpatient volume can reach 20000.


Photo taken on Nov. 3 shows that a doctor of the Ngangring Tibetan Hospital is carrying out the fire moxibustion therapy, which is mainly for rheumatoid arthritis and neuralgia, on the knee joint of a patient. [Xinhua/Liu Dongjun]

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