What Is Acupuncture?

Better Treatment For Your Body

Acupuncture works by improving the body’s functions and promoting the natural self-healing process by stimulating specific anatomic sites acupuncture points. It leads to multiple biological responses that can occur locally (at or close to the site of application) or distally and is medicated by sensory neurons within the central nervous system. This activates pathways affecting various physiological systems in the periphery of the body as well as the brain.

Acupuncture is a form of Chinese Medicine that has been in practice for more than 2000 years. It is used for the promotion of health and well-being, prevention of illnesses and treatment of various medical conditions. The body has a system of meridians/channels where energy (qi) and blood flow smoothly working together to keep the body in its fullest and most healthy state of being. An obstruction of any type in the natural flow of energy and blood leads to an imbalance in the system, resulting in a variety of ailments. Acupuncture is used to normalize the functions of the body. Each treatment is individualized to the needs of your body to address the symptoms and the root cause of your concerns. It provides the support necessary for your body to use its innate healing mechanisms making it stronger from the inside out.