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What can acupuncturists treat?

Acupuncture Works!

 According to the World Health Organization, Acupuncture has been proven, through controlled trials, to be an effective treatment for the following diseases and health conditions:

Adverse reactions to radiotherapy and/or chemotherapy Allergic rhinitis; including hay fever Biliary colic–Gallbladder attack or gallstones, pain due to gallstones temporarily blocking bile duct Depression; including depressive neurosis and depression following stroke Continue reading

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How are acupuncturists educated?

Legal standards for practicing acupuncture vary from state to state.   Identifying a competent acupuncture practitioner need not be trial and error. Thanks to the National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (NCCAOM ®) consumers can locate board certified acupuncturists by visiting the NCCAOM website at www.nccaom.org.  NCCAOM publishes contact information for practitioners who are nationally certified in Acupuncture, Oriental Medicine,

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How safe is acupuncture?

Acupuncture is extremely safe. It is an all-natural, drug-free therapy, yielding no side effects just feelings of relaxation and well-being. There is little danger of infection from acupuncture needles because they are sterile, used once, and then discarded.

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How should I prepare?

Wear loose clothing for easy access to acupuncture points. Eat lightly before acupuncture treatment. Do not overeat before treatment. Refrain from overexertion, sweating or sauna after acupuncture. Many people feel more energized with acupuncture care and need to be reminded to receive adequate rest every night

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Will my insurance cover acupuncture?

Our office does accept insurance.  However, insurance coverage varies depending on your insurance company and policy plan.  To find out if you are covered by your insurance policy for our services select the “Insurance Verification” button on the right side of the web page and fill out your information.  We will be notified of your coverage and we will

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