What About The Needles?

The needles used are very fine gauge, solid needles about the size of a hair, as opposed to hypodermic needles which must be larger and have a cutting edge to deliver medication. They are sterile, individually packaged, one-use-only needles.

Any Suggestions for Before and After Treatment?

To get the most from an acupuncture treatment, it is suggested that you try and eat lightly and avoid vigorous exercise and stressful situations before and after treatment. Common immediate responses to treatment include feeling relaxed, tired or a bit spacey. These are signs of energy shifting in your body, and it is best to …

What Happens During An Acupuncture Treatment?

The healing process begins with the first visit, which is dedicated to an in-depth interview and physical exam taking 1½ – 2 hours. Using skills of traditional diagnosis, the quantity and quality of the Qi’s energy flow through the meridians of the body is assessed. Treatment strategies are then custom tailored for each person, with …

What Is The Usual Response to Treatment?

Since every person is unique, response to treatment is quite individual. Some notice an immediate improvement, others notice changes in overall health and well being with improvements in the primary problem following. The nature and severity of the person’s imbalance, how long they have had it, as well as lifestyle factors that may support or …