Services

Archive | Acupuncture

Acupuncture – The physical manipulation of specific points on the body to stimulate a natural healing response.

Acupuncture Treatment

Poking Around About Acupuncture

When a new patient visits the clinic for an initial consultation and acupuncture treatment they should plan on spending about 90 minutes. Follow-up visits require only 60 minutes. During the initial consult important details are gathered on the patient’s health concern and medical history. Acupuncture, a more than 3,000 year old traditional medicine, has been […]

Continue Reading

Acupuncture 101 – Contemplating the Liver

Acupuncture 101 – Contemplating the Liver part 1 of a 5 part series Under the scope of acupuncture as a Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM), pathways or meridians of Qi flow traverse the body and influencing specific body regions, organ systems and functionality. Qi is considered a vital life force loosely translated as energy. When Qi […]

Continue Reading

Acupuncture 101 – Illuminations of the Lungs

Acupuncture 101 – Illuminations of the Lungs part 4 of a 5 part series Under the scope of acupuncture as a Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM), pathways or meridians of Qi flow traverse the body and influence specific body regions, organ systems and functionality. Qi is considered a vital life force loosely translated as energy. When […]

Continue Reading

Acupuncture Significantly Improves Fibromyalgia Symptoms

Mayo Clinic Study Shows Acupuncture Significantly Improves Fibromyalgia Symptoms Fibromyalgia Syndrome is a chronic condition characterized by muscle pain, stiffness in soft tissues (including muscles, tendons, and ligament), multiple tender points and fatigue. Fibromyalgia is not dangerous or life threatening, but the symptoms can be very disruptive. This syndrome tends to be more common in […]

Continue Reading

Acupuncture 101 – Examinations of the Spleen

Acupuncture 101 – Examinations of the Spleen part 3 of a 5 part series Under the scope of acupuncture as a Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM), pathways or meridians of Qi flow traverse the body and influence specific body regions, organ systems and functionality. Qi is considered a vital life force loosely translated as energy. When […]

Continue Reading
Kidney Water Element TCM

Acupuncture 101 – Pondering the Kidney

Acupuncture 101 – Pondering the Kidney part 5 of a 5 part series Under the scope of acupuncture as a Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM), pathways or meridians of Qi flow traverse the body and influence specific body regions, organ systems and functionality. Qi is considered a vital life force loosely translated as energy. When Qi […]

Continue Reading

Acupuncture 101 – Concerns of the Heart

Acupuncture 101 – Concerns of the Heart part 2 of a 5 part series Under the scope of acupuncture as a Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM), pathways or meridians of Qi flow traverse the body and influence specific body regions, organ systems and functionality. Qi is considered a vital life force loosely translated as energy. When […]

Continue Reading