Acupuncture Treatments

Whole body acupuncture for overall health and well-being.

Some imbalances treated by acupuncture include:

  • Stress
  • Anxiety
  • Arthritis
  • Colds and Flu
  • Digestive Disorders
  • Fatigue
  • Headaches
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What is acupuncture?

Acupuncture is an ancient Chinese science that dates back thousands of years. Although complex to learn and practice, this discipline can be easily explained. Acupuncture needles are gently placed through the skin along various key points to help rebalance Qi, or energy, so the body systems work in harmony. Qi is meant to flow smoothly to even the most remote cells. Think of Qi as “The Force,” the energy that makes a clear distinction between life and death. When it is balanced, your health is good and strong. When it is blocked, you may experience pain, disease, depression, confusion, or other physical or emotional dysfunction. Acupuncture is based on Chinese medicine, a comprehensive health care system. These traditional health care therapies have been used for more than 5,000 years to diagnose and treat illness, to prevent disease, and to improve well-being. Although the exact mechanism of action pertaining to acupuncture has not been explained in Western Medical terms, one theory is that acupuncture modulates pain transmission and the pain response by activation of endorphins and various neuropeptides by needle insertion. Acupuncture involves a holistic approach to health and wellness. And because the effectiveness of acupuncture and this approach has become increasingly recognized in the United States and other Western Countries, many physicians agreeably refer patients to experienced acupuncture practitioners.

Prestigious resources such as The World Health Organization cite acupuncture as a suitable treatment for:
Gynecological Health

Premenstrual syndrome (PMS), Menopause, Endometriosis, Pelvic Inflammatory Disease (PID), Uterine Fibroids, Ovarian Cysts (PCOS), Candida, Heavy, painful or irregular periods, Fertility Imbalances (Infertility), Pregnancy

Digestive Health

Digestive disorders, Weight loss/Weight gain, Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS), Constipation, Chronic diarrhea

Mental Health

Stress, Depression, and Anxiety

Neurological

Bell’s palsy (facial paralysis), Stroke, Paralysis, Numbness/Tingling, Seizure/Epilepsy

Pain Management, Acute and Chronic

Muscle aches, Pinched nerves, Fibromyalgia, Sciatica, Headaches, Migraine, TMJ syndrome, Carpal tunnel syndrome

Immune System

General balancing, Circulation improvement, Immune system boost

Other Conditions

Asthma, Anemia, Fatigue, Insomnia, Hair loss, Sinusitis, Flu/Cold