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Acupuncture has been practiced for thousands of years in China and around the world. The style that is practiced here is Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM).
TCM incorporates more than just needles, in fact there are 4 distinct pillars of medicine: Acupuncture & Moxibustion, Herbs & Diet, Physical Manipulation, and Qi Gong.
This provides TCM practitioners with a wide variety of tools at their disposal to treat you!
Tools of the trade include:
- Needles (fine gauge, sterile, disposable)
- Electrical stimulation (E-stim)
- Gua sha
- Tui na
- Diet Therapy
- Lifestyle therapy
- Qigong (therapeutic breathing practices)
Benefits of acupuncture
The World Health Organization (WHO) and the National Institutes of Health (NIH) recognize a wide variety of conditions acupuncture has been shown to relieve. The following is an abbreviated list.
Back Pain, Sciatica, Shoulder Pain, Frozen Shoulder, Carpel Tunnel Syndrome, Elbow Pain, Chronic Pain, Acute Pain, Arthritis, Temporomandibular Joint Dysfunction (TMJ), Fibromyalgia
Bloating, Nausea, Acid Reflux, Diarrhea, Constipation, Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS), Crohn’s Disease, Gastritis, Colitis
Common Cold, Rhinitis, Sinusitis, Allergies, Bronchitis, Asthma
Anxiety, Depression, Insomnia, Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, Dizziness, High Blood Pressure
Headaches, Migraines, Trigeminal Neuralgia, Peripheral Neuropathies
PMS, Irregular Menses, Amenorrhea, Dysmenorrhea, Fertility, Menopause