Frequently asked Questions

What is acupuncture?

Acupuncture is a well-developed whole healthcare system based on energetic laws. Dating back over 3000 years as a primary healthcare system in China, acupuncture is widespread in Asia, Europe, and now, in the U.S.

Does Acupuncture hurt?

Acupuncture bears no resemblance to the feeling of an injection needle since the needles used for acupuncture are as fine as a hair. In most cases, insertion by a skilled practitioner is preformed without discomfort.

How effective is Acupuncture?

Acupuncture can be highly effective not only as a preventative medicine, but also as a drug free treatment of symptoms and conditions.

What is the function of Acupuncture?

While the effect of Acupuncture may be symptom or pain relief, it is far more than this. Those who receive acupuncture often not only heal physically, but also experience peace, clarity, and harmony. Moreover, acupuncture often achieves results that are long lasting.

Why is Western Medicine turning to Acupuncture?

It is only recently that studies have demonstrated that acupuncture can be particularly effective in treating trauma, chronic pain, addictions, AIDS, sports injuries, and other conditions.

What else does an Acupuncturist do?

An Acupuncture Practitioner may also recommend an herbal prescription, specialized diet, and exercise or lifestyle changes to assist you in optimizing your health.