Acupuncture is an ancient, safe and effective treatment and also a complete and holistic medical system. Practitioners of Oriental Medicine have used acupuncture as a treatment method to support healing for thousands of years. Acupuncture is often utilized along with herbal therapy and medicated diet to help millions of people across the world to get well and stay healthy.
An acupuncture physician will place fine, sterile needles at specific acupuncture points on the body depending on the determined diagnosis. This activates the body’s energy to promote healing. Intentionally placed acupuncture needles improve the overall function and well-being of the patient while resolving symptoms and alleviating pain.