Why Choose Acupuncture?
Chinese medicine and acupuncture is the longest existing continuous medical system practiced in the world. Acupuncture is a safe, natural, drug free and effective way to stay healthy.
Do I need to stop seeing my regular physician?
Acupuncture is effective on its own, and can be used in conjunction to Western traditional medicine to relieve symptoms, boost the immune system, and stay healthy.
Is Acupuncture safe?
Acupuncture is extremely safe. It is a drug free, all natural therapy, yielding no side effects. The needles used are very fine, completely sterile and disposable.
Does Acupuncture hurt?
Acupuncture needles are slightly thicker than a human hair, and most patients feel no pain at all. In fact, acupuncture can be very relaxing. Patients will lie with the inserted needles, listen to soothing music and are warmed by several heat lamps for about 20-45 min.
How many treatments are needed?
The number of treatments can vary depending on the severity of condition and the time lapsed since initial onset of symptoms. Generally, patients begin to see results after the first few treatments. Optimally it is best to seek treatment as soon as possible..