What is Acupuncture? Acupuncture is the time-tested traditional Chinese medicine treatment dating back thousands of
years. It involves putting ultra-thin stainless steel needles in specific points along energy lines.
Acupuncture has been approved by the World Health Organization, and is currently used in
conjunction with Western medicine all over the world.
How long does an acupuncture treatment take?
An acupuncture treatment can last from 45 to 60 minutes.
What problems are commonly treated with Acupuncture?
The most common ailments presented to an acupuncturist tend to be pain related conditions. For example; arthritis, back, neck, knee and shoulder pain, sciatica. Traditional Chinese Medicine is a complete medical system that is capable of diagnosing and successfully treating a wide range of conditions including:
Eye, Ear, Nose, Throat Disorders
Sinusitis, Sore Throat,Nerve Deafness, Ringing in the Ears, Dizziness, Poor Eyesight, Glaucoma
Irritable Bowel Syndrome, Spastic colon, Colitis, Constipation, Diarrhea, Ulcers, Gastritis, Abdominal Bloating
Gynecological / Genitourinary Disorders
Premenstrual Syndrome (PMS), Irregular, Heavy or Painful Menstruation, Endometriosis, Menopause, Chronic Bladder Infection, Morning Sickness, Kidney Stones, Impotence, Infertility in Men and Women , Sexual Dysfunction
Musculoskeletal and Neurological Disorders
Arthritis, Neuralgia, Sciatica, Back Pain, Tendonitis, Stiff Neck, Bellâ's PalsyTrigeminal Neuralgia, Headaches and Migraines Stroke, Cerebral Palsy, Polio, Sprains, Muscle Spasms, Shingles
Respiratory Disorders Acupuncture Also Treats
Asthma, Emphysema, Bronchitis, Colds and Flu Chemotherapy/Radiation Side Effects, Diabetes,
Dermatological Disorders, Weight Control
Immune Disorders Addiction
Chronic Fatigue, Allergies Smoking Cessation, Drugs, Alcohol
Emotional and Psychological Disorders
Anxiety, Insomnia, Depression , Stress