What is Acupuncture?
Acupuncture originated in China and is considered to be one of the oldest and most commonly used medical procedures in the world. The intention of acupuncture is to encourage health and alleviate pain.
Does It hurt?
Many people that have had acupuncture would describe it as a pressure against the skin or a slight pinch. Sensations last only for a moment. Many people find acupuncture treatments relaxing. The acupuncture needles we use are FDA approved, sterile, and disposable.
What Does It Do?
Acupuncture stimulates the immune system, which can increase your resistance to bacterial and viral infection. Acupuncture promotes increased energy and vitality as well as assisting the body to respond in a proactive manner to injury or stress.