Acupuncture/Traditional Oriental Medicine

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This ancient system of healing emphasizes the creation, recreation, and/or homeodynamic maintenance of the vital energy within an individual, known as chi (qi) or ki.
It is based on the concept that imbalances of this energy, due to a variety of causes, can lead to illness and disease; These dis-ease states can come from within or from sources outside of us. Current research shows what Oriental Medicine has known for centuries--that within us exists a bioelectromagnetic energy that flows in coherent patterns throughout our entire system. Diagnosis involves, among other things, the “reading” of this energy by palpation of radial pulses. Traditional Oriental medicine is an encompassing term which involves the use of methods and techniques including acupuncture, herbal medicine, Oriental massage and various movement therapies, such as tai chi and qi gong. Acupuncture is the most well known of these, and treatment consists of the stimulation of specific points in the body on specific pathways, primarily through use of a needle, although practitioners also utilize heat, pressure, friction, suction, or impulses of electromagnetic energy to stimulate the points.

“The beauty of Oriental Medicine is that there is no separation of body, mind, and spirit. Each factor interacts with the others and dis-ease in one area will affect all. In my work, I treat people of all ages whose energetic imbalances manifest in any number of ways. By harmonizing these imbalances, symptoms can be resolved, and health and well-being are optimized."

SPECIALTIES INCLUDE:
· Pain Management
· Infertility (male and female)
· Immune Diseases/Disorders
· Chronic Fatigue
· Emotional and spiritual issues
· Addiction
· Allergies
· Arthritis
· Asthma
· Auto/Work/Sports Injuries
· Back and Disc Problems
· Headache/Migraine
· Birthing
· Blood Pressure
· Breathing/Lungs
· Cancer/Oncology
· Pain Management
· Colds, Cough and Flu
· Depression/Anxiety
· Diet and Nutrition
· Digestion or Intestine
· Eating Disorders
· Emotional Wellbeing
· Feet
· Fibromyalgia
· Headache/Migraine
· HIV/AIDS
· Muscle Aches, Sprains and Strains
· Neck and Shoulder Pain
· Orthopedics
· Palliative Care
· Pediatric/Healthy Kids
· Pregnancy
· Sexual Dysfunction
· Skin Problems/Dermatology
· Sleep/Insomnia
· Spinal Problems
· Sports Medicine
· Stress
· Urology
· Wellness/Healing/Prevention
· Women's Health/ObGyn