Acupuncture is a very safe and gentle form of medicine. By inserting or manipulating fine, sterile needles at specific points on our body, allows the body to restore its natural balance.
Electro-acupuncture, the application of a pulsating electrical current to acupuncture needles as a means of stimulating the acupoints. It is particularly good for treating pain.
Cupping is designed to stimulate the flow of blood and Qi within the superficial muscle layers. It is used for sore muscles, tension, chronic body aches and the common cold.
Moxibustion is a treatment that uses herb called mugwort. It is burned on the handle of a needle, above the skin. Moxa warms acupuncture points accelerating the healing process.
Physical pressure is applied to acupuncture points by the hand, elbow, or with various devices. acupressure can improve blood flow, release tension, and enhance or unblock Qi (life-energy).
Gua Sha involves a special tool to gently scrape or rub the skin over an affected area. It is used to release muscle tension, tightness and constriction.
Low-level Laser (light) Therapy
Non-invasive, non-thermal, low-level laser (light) therapy (LLLT), a technology used to accelerate collateral circulation and enhance microcirculation. LLLT is an effective, safe alternative to needles for patients with certain sensitivities or fear. It is completely painless that offers a way to treat individuals who would otherwise never receive the benefits of acupuncture