Acupuncture is a time proven medical system which has been practiced for more then 2500 years) It is done by insertion of surgical stainless steel filiform needles into specific locations to stimulate a healing response. Heat (moxa) or electrical stimulation can be also used to enhance the effects. These very fine needles are generally painless. Every acupuncture point has unique set of functions. And synergetic combinations of different points can create different effects. Practitioners tailor specific protocols for the specific needs or patterns a patient presents.
Acupuncture is well known for outstanding pain management results. It is one of the few powerful tools that can be used to end the opioid crisis we have been facing. In physical trauma cases it can shorten the recovery period and relieve pain. However pain is not the only health issue acupuncture helps.
Conditions acupuncture can help:
Musculoskeletal pain, headaches, whiplash, sports and auto accident injuries, neuropathy, anxiety, stress, depression, insomnia, digestive disorders, weight management, fatigue, women's health, infertility, side effects of chemotherapy, addiction...