Internal Medicine

A thorough analyzation of the body, including pulse diagnose, herbal and dietary recommendations during initial consultation. All acupuncture treatments priced upon consultation. All initial consultations with our physician will be approximately 30 minutes. Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine are used to treat a wide variety of ailments and conditions. Clinical studies have shown that acupuncture affects the body’s nervous system and immune system, as well as decreases inflammation associated with diseases. Acupuncture blocks the chronic, stress-induced elevations of the HPA axis hormones and the sympathetic NPY pathway. Studies have proven even when stressful situations patients that have had recent acupuncture do not release the detrimental peptides and proteins that cause long term damage. Acupuncture balances out the body’s blood level responses to stress.
Acupuncture works on many different aspects of health because of the various ways it can treat the body. Great Health isn’t a luxury; it’s a requirement for all aspects of daily living from digestion to breathing. According to the World Health Organization, the National Institutes for Health and Clinical Experience, acupuncture is useful in the treatment of:
  • Eye, Ear, Nose and Throat Disorders
  • Circulatory Disorders
  • Gastrointestinal Disorders
  • Gynecological/Genitourinary
  • Immune Disorders
  • Addiction
  • Emotional/Psychological Disorders
  • Respiratory Disorders
  • Diabetes
  • Dermatological Disorders
  • Weight Control
  • Chemotherapy/Radiation Side Effects
  • Musculoskeletal/Neurological Disorders