Treatments

What can be treated by Acupuncture?
Theoretically, acupuncture and herbal medicine together can treat all health problems. But since the conventional medicine are very effective in treating many health problems, acupuncture and herbal medicine become secondary. However, in treating certain health problems, acupuncture and herbal medicine still remain as first choice for treatment or would improve the result if combining both conventional and Chinese medicine. The advantage of acupuncture is that it is a natural healing process. Without taking medication, it helps the body to rid itself of disease and minimize the side effects of medication. The following conditions can be treated by acupuncture effectively:
Musculoskeletal Symptoms
Neck and Shoulder Pain Back Pain
Arthritis
Sprains and Strains Tendinitis Bursitis
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome Tennis Elbow Fibromyalgia
Neurological Symptoms
Stroke Paralysis Facial Paralysis Sciatica
Pinched Nerve Headache/Migraine Neuritis
Neck and facial Spasm Trigeminalneuralgia
Emotional Symptoms
Depression Stress Anxiety
Respiratory Symptoms
Common Cold and Flu Asthma Sinusitis
Cough Rhinitis
Gynecological Symptoms
PMS Painful Menses Irregular Menses
Menopause Amonorrhea Fibroid
Pregnant Nausea and Vomiting
Gastrointestinal Symptoms
Gastritis Constipation Diarrhea
Colitis Gallstone
Skin Symptoms
Shingles Acne Neurodermatitis
Allergy
Cancer
Acupuncture is very effective in reducing the side effects of chemotherapy and radiotherapy. It can strengthen the body’s immune system and enhance the energy level.
Miscellaneous
Stop smoking Alcohol and Drug Addiction Weight Control
Chronic Fatigue Impotence Infertility
Needles are scary to many people. Acupuncture needles are very thin and seldom is there even any sensation when they are applied. Once in the patient is relaxed they often sleep through the procedure.

TENS

Transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation – Looks scary but is a valuable treatment method incorporated into Acupuncture treatments. There is no pain just a stimulation that is applied by the application of low voltage electricity. The level of stimulation is adjusted to your comfort level upon application.

 

 

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