The use of needles on certain points of the body to regulate and balance the body into harmony for prevention or treatment of illness.
Acupuncture in the scalp region to help neurological conditions, such as stroke. It is very beneficial for stroke recovery.
Chinese herbs could be in the form of dried plants, leaves, flowers, barks, twigs, roots, seeds, fruits, and sometimes animal products or minerals. They are used in a formula to treat diseases. Herbs can be prescribed in capsules, powder, honey pills, or the actual herbs itself.
A technique in which a Chinese herb called mugwort or Artemisia Vulgaris is used to apply heat to the body.
A technique where a cup is suctioned onto the body to help remove blockages.
A scraping technique to release blockage in the subcutaneous or muscular layer.
Your first visit starts with an interview of your overall health history. Your tongue and pulses will be checked, followed by palpation on the abdomen, neck, and back. It is recommended to not scrape your tongue on the day of visit, and to wear loose clothing to your visit. An assessment of your condition will be made and explained to you. Initial and follow up sessions including treatment usually lasts 1 hour.