Acupuncture is a treatment based on the Traditional Chinese Medicine philosophy that there are energetic channels existing inside the body that can affect the proper function of our internal organs and structures.
Very fine acupuncture needles are inserted into in the body at very specific points (Acupuncture meridian points) to restore the proper circulation of energy (qi), blood, and body fluids. Herbal medicine may also be prescribed to support your acupuncture treatment.
Acupuncture has been practiced for thousands of years in China and is now widely used around the world to effectively treat many common conditions including:
- Sports Injury: RSI, tennis elbow, inflammation of joints, shoulder stiffness, carpal tunnel syndrome, heel spurs, and foot pain.
- General health Problems: Insomnia and sleeping disorders, sinusitis, weak immune system, stress and anxiety.