Conditions treated

What conditions can acupuncture treat?

We recommend that you take a look at what the The World Health Organization's overview of clinical trials and the National Institute for Health have to say about acupuncture. These organizations are working to measure the efficacy of treatments using a Western scientific approach.

The most common reason that people seek acupuncture treatment is for relief from pain.  Other common concerns are emotional distress, insomnia, hormonal imbalances, allergies, and gastrointestinal upset.

Acupuncture can often eliminate or reduce the symptoms for the following concerns:

Musculoskeletal and Neurological

  • Arthritis
  • Neuralgia
  • Sciatica
  • Back Pain
  • Bursitis
  • Tendonitis
  • Stiff Neck
  • Bell’s Palsy
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Headaches and Migraines
  • Stroke Symptoms
  • Cerebral Palsy Symptoms
  • Polio Symptoms
  • Sprains
  • Muscle Spasms
  • Shingles Symptoms

Emotional and Psychological

  • Anxiety
  • Insomnia
  • Depression
  • Stress

Gynecological / Genitourinary

  • Premenstrual Syndrome (PMS)
  • Irregular, Heavy or Painful Menstruation
  • Endometriosis
  • Menopause
  • Fibroids
  • Chronic Bladder Infection
  • Complications in Pregnancy
  • Morning Sickness
  • Kidney Stones
  • Impotence
  • Infertility in Men and Women
  • Sexual Dysfunction

Eye, Ear, Nose, Throat

  • Sinusitis
  • Sore Throat
  • Hay Fever
  • Earache
  • Nerve Deafness
  • Dizziness

Gastrointestinal

  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Spastic colon
  • Colitis
  • Constipation
  • Diarrhea
  • Food Allergies
  • Ulcers
  • Gastritis
  • Abdominal Bloating
  • Hemorrhoids

Immune System

  • Candida
  • Chronic Fatigue
  • Epstein Barr Virus
  • Allergies
  • Lupus symptoms
  • MS symptoms
  • Hepatitis symptoms

Circulatory

  • High Blood Pressure
  • Arteriosclerosis
  • Anemia

Addiction

  • Smoking Cessation
  • Drugs
  • Alcohol

Respiratory

  • Asthma
  • Emphysema
  • Bronchitis
  • Colds and Flu

Acupuncture also treats symptoms related to:

  • Chemotherapy/Radiation Side Effects
  • Diabetes
  • Dermatological Disorders

And MORE… Call or email us to discuss whether acupuncture may be right for you