Acupuncture uses small, very thin, sharp needles. These needles are applied to different parts of the body to treat pain and various physical and mental diseases.
Acupuncture is used to treat various conditions from anxiety and stress to pain and injuries. Small needles are used to stimulate certain points in the body with the goal of alleviating pain, increasing circulation or reducing inflammation. Some of the most common conditions treated by acupuncture are neck and back pain, migraines, stress and anxiety.
Acupuncture Frequently Asked Questions
In comparison with the use of pharmaceutical medication, acupuncture can treat the same sickness with fewer side effects on the body. The relieve of the pain is not chemically induced, so it is safer than occidental medicine if a professional acupuncturist performs it. You can mix it with other treatments to improve its benefits.
It is an excellent option for patients that can’t take particular pain medication because they are allergic to them. It is also great for those who are not reacting to other kinds of treatments.
There are 350 points on the body where the flow of the energy is stronger. These are the points that can be affected by the acupuncture needles to allow the energy to keep flowing.The needles have to be applied in a specific combination to treat a particular illness; depending on the pain you want to treat, the acupuncturist will know how many, where, and how it must put the needles. The needles stimulate these points and allow the body to produce the releases it needs to alleviate the pain.
• Each follow up - $50
• Initial + 3 sessions - $200
• Initial + 5 sessions - $300
• Initial + 7 sessions - $390