Pain Management

There is evidence that regular sessions of acupuncture help relieve different kinds of chronic pain and acute pain.

Chronic pain become less frequent and less intense over time, with regular acupuncture sessions. Chronic pain that we treat including

  • Arthritis,

  • Back pain,

  • Shoulder pain,

  • Knee pain,

  • Calf cramp or pain, 

  • Sciatica pain, 

  • Headache: Trigeminal

  • Neuralgia, migraine, TMJ,

  • Abdominal pain: Stomach pain, dysmenorrhea etc,

  • Lyme disease,

  • Fibromyalgia,

  • Traumatic sequela,

  • Stroke sequela, etc.

the earlier getting treatment, the faster getting better. 

Infertility and Gynecology problem

  • Acupuncture help both female and male infertility.

  • Acupuncture can increasing blood flow to the reproductive organs and balancing the endocrine system, according to several studies and medical research.

  • Acupuncture may help some men overcome infertility problems by improving the quality of their sperm, according to a new study.

  • One of the ways acupuncture infertility treatment increases fertility is by reducing stress, which is often a key factor in the fertility of both men and women.

  • Acupuncture frequently has been used for centuries to treat some but not all causes of infertility. 

  • Acupuncture also can work with insemination, in vitro fertilization (IVF), or donor-egg transfer. 

  • Acupuncture also can be used in prevent miscarriage within the first 3 months of pregnancy.

Other gynecology problem: Menopause, dysmenorrhea, hysteromyoma, PCOS, PMS etc.

Stress and Anxiety

The researchers discovered that electronic acupuncture can lower the stress hormones. Researchers discovered that the"electronic acupuncture blocks the chronic, stress-induced elevations of the HPA axis hormones and the sympathetic NPY pathway.
Since stress has been linked with detrimental health effects including heart disease and even brain shrinkage, acupuncture not only can reduce stress, also can prevent these disease.
In Chinese medicine theory, acupuncture treat Anxiety and Stress from adjust balance and calm the mind.

Insomnia

Acupuncturists regularly treat insomnia and consider the ailment a significant indication of a mind/body energy disturbance.

Acupuncturists have been successfully treating insomnia symptoms for centuries and continue to provide relief. There are a number of types of insomnia in Chinese medicine, including: 

· Sleep onset or difficulty going to sleep

· Middle of the night, or waking and unable to go back to sleep right away

· Terminal or late insomnia, or waking in the very early morning and cannot return to sleep again

· Sleep with vivid and disruptive dreaming

· Inability to sleep, in general.

Allergy

Acupuncture has been used to treat seasonal allergies for centuries, and it works great. The treatment is directed toward clearing the nasal passages, supporting the immune system and strengthening it to prevent allergic reactions from recurring.

A study recently published in the American Journal of Epidemiology showed that acupuncture can significantly relieve allergic rhinitis symptoms.

 

 (A patient's five star review from our Google page.)

Started going for seasonal allergies, and I was skeptical that it would actually work.  However, after the first session I was feeling a bit better and after the 2nd I could breathe through my nose, something that hasn't happened in months.  The sessions have been awesome, no pain, and I feel fantastic.  Highly recommend going and giving it a try for a couple of sessions.

Digestive Problem

Acupuncture can be used effectively in

Acid reflux (GERD),

Heart burn,

Gas,

Constipation,

Diarrhea,

Irritable Bowel Syndrome,

Sour stomach, etc.

Acupuncture enhance digestion and absorption function, regulate the number of intestinal bacteria, accelerate local blood circulation

Asthma

In lots of researches, acupuncture has been used safely and effectively for thousands of years to rectify the underlying imbalances that cause asthma symptoms such as shortness of breath, coughing and wheezing. Asthma onset will become less frequent, can help reduce the dose of medication taking.

 

In chinese medicine theory, asthma is considered a disorder of the lungs, kidneys, stomach and bladder. Acupuncture working along lung, kidney, stomach and bladder meridians to strong their function and smooth the energy blockages.

Facial Paralysis

This is my another specialty. I have helped patients came for acupuncture varies from 8 days to 7 years after they got facial paralysis caused by Bell's Palsy. Facial paralysis happened a lot in the province where I come from. Patient I have treated age from 17 month to 90 year old. 

 

'Researchers from the General Hospital of People's Liberation Army (Beijing) compared two types of acupuncture for the treatment of infranuclear facial paralysis affecting the facial nerve (cranial nerve VII). One treatment protocol achieved a 98% total effective rate and the other acupuncture protocol achieved a 90.7% total effective rate.'

 

Acupuncture to strengthen the circulation along ST and GB channels which travel to the face. Acupuncture can fasten recovery of the disorder of the facial nerve which innervates all the facial muscles. The symptoms include difficulty closing eyes, whistling, salt drooling from on mouth angle and other symptoms caused by the weakness of facial muscles. 

Skin Disorder

Acne: Stress Acne, Puberty Acne, Pregnancy Acne, Menopause Acne

 

Eczema: Ellergic eczema, Hormone eczema

 

Acupuncture is very helpful for Acne. I have treated some teenagers who had very severe Acne. After several acupuncture treatments there were no new acne appear on their face. 

 

Acupuncture is very helpful for adult chronic acne. The points we use for adult chronic acne is different than puberty acne, but it also very helpful. We have many patients get much improved from acupuncture.

ADHD and Autism

  • ADHD and ADD: Over 10% of boys and 5% of girls suffer from ADHD in US. In recent years, Auricular acupuncture has become a popular complementary therapy for children suffering from ADHD and ADD, and it has been proven most effective. It is the favored treatment for children because the ear may be stimulated through noninvasive procedures.

  • Autism: In Chinese medicine, autism is primarily ruled by three organ systems: the Heart, Spleen and Kidney. Acupunture treatment of Autism includes eliminating phlegm; tonifying Heart blood, qi and yin; clearing Heart heat; and tonifying Spleen qi and Kidney essence. 

We achieves a relatively good clinical effectiveness in the treatment of ADHD, ADD and Autism.​

​Side Effects of Medication

Acupuncture can release nausea, diarrhea, constipation, muscle spasm, skin rashes, etc. 
Using Acupuncture and TCM to Reduce Side Effects
Lowering Required Dosages with Acupuncture and TCM
Acupuncture treatment can reinforce your original treatment plan

Chronic Disease

  • Cancer: Acupuncture is used to control pain and to help with the side effects of chemotherapy, including nausea and vomiting, fatigue, hot flashes, xerostomia, neuropathy, anxiety, depression, and sleeping problem

  • Parkinson's Disease: Acupuncture relieves Parkinson's disease symptoms

  • Post-Stroke Conditions: As our experience, acupuncture can shorten recovery time to as little as two weeks and restore function to over 95% in some patients

  • Edema: Acute edema, chronic edema, Hormone Imbalance Edema

General Health

Acupuncture also will help your general health by improve energy flow, blood circulation, support immune system and prevent cognitive decline.

Cosmetic Acupuncture

Cosmetic acupuncture is a natural anti-aging treatment that's intended to stimulate the body's healing energies and increase circulation (qi moving) to reduce wrinkle, fine lines, dark circles, pimples, and face lift. 

 

Guasha therapy on face and body along the meridian and lymph nodes to reduce swollen, get the toxin out of body and improve body circulation.

 

Feeling like your body and soul are not exactly connected? Looking for a relaxing treatment experience? Our Cosmetic Acupuncture treatment will put your body at ease. Take some time out of your busy day to begin to heal yourself the right way.

Non-needle Treatment

Cupping therapy is an ancient form of alternative medicine in which a therapist puts special cups on your skin for a few minutes to create suction. People get it for many purposes, including to help with pain, inflammation, blood flow, relaxation and well-being, and as a type of deep-tissue massage.

Tuina refers to a wide range of traditional Chinese Medicine therapeutic massage and body work. Tuina is not generally used for pleasure and relaxation, but rather as a treatment to address specific patterns of disharmony.

Moxa, practitioners use moxa to warm body regions and acupuncture points along the meridians. The moxa then stimulates circulation and activates a smoother flow of qi and blood, along with stimulating the internal systems (digestive, respiratory, gynecological, etc) and boosting overall immune function.

Guasha therapy is a natural, alternative therapy that involves scraping your skin with a massage tool to improve your circulation. This ancient Chinese healing technique may offer a unique approach to better health, addressing issues like chronic pain, reduce swollen and helps in detoxification and enhances immunity function.

Chinese Herbal Supplement and Dietary Plan

Chinese herbal supplement is a healing approach that originated in China thousands of years ago. practitioners use herbal formula and diet plan to prevent or treat health problems.

 

Chinese herbal products have been studied for many medical problems, including stroke, heart disease, mental disorders, respiratory diseases (such as bronchitis and the common cold) and female/male infertility.

All the food in our dietary has either warming or cooling CHARACTERISTICS. Each type of food has its own unique characteristics. Since ancient times, traditional Chinese medicine practitioners have used the warming and cooling nature of foods to balance the body’s yin and yang – to prevent and treat disease.

We offer Chinese herbal supplement and dietary plan to prevent and treat disease. 

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