Our focus is acupuncture, but acupuncture is not the only thing we do. We offer a wide variety of treatments to fit your specific needs.
A traditional Chinese medicine technique derived from acupuncture. In acupressure, physical pressure is applied to acupuncture points by the hand, elbow, or with various devices.
An oriental medicine therapy utilizing moxa, or mugwort herb. Practitioners burn the fluff or process it further into a stick that resembles a (non-smokable) cigar. They can use it indirectly, with acupuncture needles, or sometimes burn it on a patient’s skin.
Refers to the set of mechanisms for straightening broken bones or relieving pressure on the skeletal system.
A form of traditional medicine found in several cultures. It involves placing glass, plastic, or bamboo cups on the skin.
The medicine based on traditional Chinese medicine theory. It includes Chinese crude medicine, prepared drug in pieces of Chinese materia medica; traditional Chinese patent medicines and simple preparations, etc.
Literally “to scrape away disease” by allowing the disease to escape as sandy-looking objects through the skin. Gua Sha involves repeated pressured strokes over lubricated skin with a smooth edge. Commonly a ceramic Chinese soup spoon was used, or a well worn coin, even honed animal bones, water buffalo horn, or jade. A simple metal cap with a rounded edge is commonly used.
A form of Chinese manipulative therapy often used in conjunction with acupuncture, moxibustion, cupping, Chinese herbalism. Tui na is a hands-on-body treatment using acupressure that is a modality of Chinese medicine whose purpose is to bring the body into balance.
An ancient practice of exercise that incorporates meditation, movement and breathing. There are many health benefits to qigong. Reduced stress, lowering blood pressure, improved sleep and overall well-being are just a few of them.
A form of body piercing that involves inserting a thin staple through a portion of the pinna; the visible part of the ear. Used for a variety of conditions including addition withdrawal and weight loss.