what is acupuncture?
Our bodies regulate a myriad of complex systems by transmitting chemical signals along an intricate structure of neural pathways, much like a biological supercomputer.
Sometimes, for a variety of reasons, this internal communication pathway can be hindered or slow. Acupuncture is a method of stimulating the body’s neural pathways to enable the body to reestablish proper function and innate healing abilities on its own. Acupuncture achieves this by gently inserting very fine needles into specific points along the body’s “meridians,” or neural pathways. The resulting improved energy and biochemical balance produced by acupuncture stimulates the body's natural healing abilities, while promoting physical and emotional well-being.
what can acupuncture treat?
Acupuncture is safe and effective in the treatment of a wide variety of issues, including but not limited to:
- Neck and back pain
- Joint stiffness or related problems
- Accelerated healing after hip or knee replacement
- Headaches and migraines
- Sinus congestion
- Work / auto / sports injuries
- Anxiety, insomnia and stress
- PMS and menopausal symptoms
Please note that we require a 24 hour cancellation notice or there will be a $50 fee.