“The part that can never be well unless the whole is well.” – Plato
Frequently Asked Questions
What is Acupuncture?
Acupuncture is the oldest, most commonly practiced medical technique in the world and is used by one-third of the world as a primary health care system. Acupuncture addresses the whole person. Through the use of thin pre-sterilized needles, acupuncture treats underlying imbalances, promoting harmony within the body. Acupuncture has been practiced for thousands of years in East Asian countries.
Why do people seek treatment?
Acupuncture is safe and simple. It is drug-free, and has no side effects. It enhances the immune system. It encourages self-healing and sensory awareness. It may lower long-term healthcare costs. Acupuncture can address all physical and emotional concerns.S ome seek treatment to address both acute and chronic issues. Others seek treatment when they are having difficulty managing symptoms and have not found ways of improving them. Acupuncture is complementary to the Western healthcare model; patients do not have to make a choice of one over the other.
Acupuncture successfully addresses many concerns, including: Anxiety, Pain, Disordered Eating, Compulsive Behavior, Fertility, Menstrual Issues,
Joint Pain, Digestive Issues, Insomnia, Tendonitis, Pregnancy Issues, Allergies, Fibromyalgia, As well as many others.