Acupuncture Information

American acupuncture incorporates Chinese, Korean, and European acupuncture. American acupuncture is performed by western physicians and incorporates Chinese, Japanese, Korean, and European acupuncture in a manner suitable to Americans. Smaller needles are used. Visits are not daily but usually on a weekly or semi monthly schedule. Traditional Chinese methodology is used with western diagnostic methods. Modern computers, lasers, and electrical stimulation means are used to enhance the treatment results. Often ear, hand, scalp, and body acupuncture are combined to make the results more successful. Disposable needles are used. There is no in house sterilization of needles nor are they reused.
The effects of acupuncture are:
  • Alters the state of mind
  • Remedies ailments
  • Enhances recovery, immunity, and restoration to work
  • Pasted Graphic

Broad categories are as follows:
  • Addictions: smoking ,alcohol, cocaine and drugs
  • Stress reduction
  • Chronic fatigue
  • Decreased immunity
  • Signs of aging
  • Infection
  • Skin problems
  • Muscle and skeletal problems
  • Neuralgic
  • Genital
  • Urinary
  • Reproductive
  • Mental and Emotional
Eastern medicine protects and preserves health, anticipates problems, help keep balance., and renew our resources. Western medicine treats after a crisis forms and heroic rescues are attempted. Chronic complaints need both Western and Eastern medicine. The two are not substitutes for each other but compliment each other. American Acupuncture accomplishes this.