Acupuncture

Acupuncture is traditional Chinese Medicine that uses very fine needles at specific points on the body that have been proven effective in the treatment and prevention of common pathologies. Acupuncture is based on the theory that Qi (pronounced "chee") is the "life-force" that flows through meridians in the body. According to this theory, acupuncture can balance Qi by correcting a surplus or deficiency in the body. Acupuncture is used to treat billions of people in a safe, painless, and effective way with the focus on regaining health and addressing a variety of conditions. Acupuncture is combined with herbal medicine to balance and regulate, giving the body the ability to heal itself.

Please also see the list of frequently asked questions to left, under Acupuncture.

The following are some of the things acupuncture can treat:

  • Addiction - alcohol, drug, smoking
  • Anxiety
  • Arthritis
  • Asthma
  • Bronchitis
  • Carpal tunnel syndrome
  • Chronic fatigue
  • Colitis
  • Common cold
  • Constipation
  • Dental pain
  • Depression
  • Diarrhea
  • Digestive trouble
  • Dizziness
  • Dysentery
  • Emotional problems
  • Eye problems
  • Facial palsy/tics
  • Fatigue
  • Fertility
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Gingivitis
  • Headache
  • Hiccough
  • Incontinence
  • Indigestion
  • Irritable bowel syndrome
  • Menopause
  • Menstrual irregulations
  • Migraine
  • Morning sickness
  • Nausea
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Pain
  • PMS
  • Pneumonia
  • Reproductive problems
  • Rhinitis
  • Sciatica
  • Seasonal affective disorder (SAD)
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep disturbances
  • Smoking cessation
  • Sore throat
  • Stress
  • Tonsillitis
  • Trigeminal neuralgia
  • Urinary tract infections
  • Vomiting
If you have any questions about how acupuncture can help you and your family, please call to schedule your complementary 15 minute consultation (253) 396-1000.