Acupuncture works to open signaling in your body, enhancing activity along pathways that signal energetic, chemical, nutritional and hormonal resources you need to heal and maintain health.
Whether to relieve headaches, pain, fatigue, dysfunction, or optimize health and performance, acupuncture brings out your best, naturally.
Initial visit starts with discussion of your history and current condition, as well as your goals for treatment; with Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) tongue and pulse reading to aid diagnosis, and a treatment plan designed specifically for you. The initial visit includes your first treatment.
Acupuncture, Electro-Acupuncture, Trigger Point Acupuncture, Dry needling, Auricular (ear) Acupuncture, Needleless Acu, Acupressure, TCM & Five Element are available.
Fully-trained in herbals and formulas, we stock proven Traditional Chinese Medicine herbals to aid correction of system imbalances that can manifest in symptoms such as blood pressure issues, stress and anxiety, insomnia, hot flashes and menopausal symptoms, circulation issues, pain, and many others.
Herbals can be used alone or as an adjunct to acupuncture treatment to accelerate healing for many conditions including digestive disorders, headaches, and neurologic deficits.
Relaxing and comfortable, cupping works like a reverse massage using decompression instead of compression. Cupping creates a pressure gradient that increases blood and fluid flow which can relieve pain, as well as break up adhesions and scar tissue.
It is used to enhance function, and sports performance, as well as for treating pain, assisting in rehabilitation after injury or surgery, and enhancing movement of blood and lymph whether used alone or with acupuncture.
Gua Sha is a friction treatment used to relieve pain, enhance healing, and break up scar tissue, it can also aid in relieving insomnia and some anxiety conditions, and promote circulation of blood and lymph.
If you would like to discuss your condition and whether acupuncture would be right for you, or if you would like to meet me before booking your appointment - this is for You!
Diet advice to resolve imbalances in the system and enhance health, based on Traditional Chinese Medicine Principles. Often used for digestive disorders, to enhance fertility, and for overall wellness.
Tai Chi and Qi Gong practice is proven to benefit health. Specific Tai Chi or Qi Gong exercises may be taught as part of your treatment, and I teach classes periodically. Send an email request to receive notice of upcoming classes.
Auricular Acupuncture, ear seeds, or ear tacks are effective treatment for stress, pain, and dysfunction. Placement and retention of the ear seeds or tacks gives you more control of your symptoms because it allows you to re-stimulate the ear points between in-office treatments.
Auricular Acupuncture may be done as a stand-alone treatment or to augment a body acupuncture session and can be used for nearly any condition.
Micro-current may be added to the needles in certain treatments to strengthen the flow and the results. It is often used in peripheral neuropathy, sciatic nerve pain, stroke rehab, TBI, concussion recovery, Parkinson's, Bell's palsy, and Lumbo-sacral pain, but may be used for many other conditions as well.
Focused acupuncture treatment for anti-aging. Facial Acupuncture stimulates skin rejuvenation and increases tone of the underlying muscles. Plump tissue and resolve fine lines by encouraging collagen formation and enhancing blood and energy flow. Includes jade roller finish, and liquid herbal application. A Ten Treatment course is recommended for best results.