We provide (10) acupuncture bays, with warm Chinese Mineral TDP lamps, in a relaxed and soothing environment with soft music. Examination is performed after a thorough health history/consultation, followed by advanced Meridian electronic diagnostic graphing of the 12 main Meridians looking for imbalance. We use only new, sterilized and fine pain-less needles. Optional needless and painless Microcurrent attended electrical stimulation for children or adults with needle phobia is offered.
Acupuncture treatments are focused on creating balance through a movement of bipolar electromagnetic energy known as chi or qi. Imbalances in the meridians and organ systems of the body results from a variety of causes, including stress, nutrition/poor diet, trauma, constitutional weakness, and environmental influences. Acupuncture treatment supports and strengthens the systems of the body and allows smooth and free flow of chi. Acupuncture treatments has its origin over 3,500 years, and has helped people to become well and stay healthy. The World Health Organization (WHO) and the National Institute of Health (NIH) acknowledges the benefits of acupuncture care, and there are thousands of case studies and research reviews demonstrating its effectiveness.
Pain Relief through acupuncture is performed to treat the underlying cause of obstruction or imbalance producing inflammation. Stimulating natural endorphins to be released, removing blockages allows chi to freely flow throughout the body, allowing effective pain relief, vitality and well- being. We treat Fibromyalgia, Headaches/Migraines, disc herniation/bulge, arthritis, knee and joint pain, allergies and sinusitis, digestive disorders, and chronic/acute low back or neck pain.
Depression/Stress/Anxiety: When our physical and emotional well-being is affected, chemical imbalances with hormones, neurotransmitters, and other opiates can occur. We take a personalized approach when it comes to dealing with patient’s stress and depression. Many of us have indeed experienced a dramatic increase in the stress of our lives and busy schedules with jobs, relationships, financial issues, poor nutrition, and sleep deprivation. We focus on natural treatments consisting of acupuncture and nutritional supplementation to impact serotonin levels. Every treatment is personalized to target an individual’s unique cause that may be impacting his or her anxiety or depressive symptoms.
Acupuncture and Fertility/Reproductive Health: Our specialist is Dr. Michele Blitstein, who has achieved the highest level of certification in this area. She is a ‘Fellow of the American Board of Oriental & Reproductive Medicine (FABORM), and a Diplomate of Acupuncture (NCCAOM). Acupuncture increases fertility rates by increasing blood flow to the Uterus, stimulates health of follicles, decreases stress, and improves the chance of an ovum implanting on the uterine wall. It normalizes hormones and the endocrine system that regulates ovulation and the menstrual cycle. Acupuncture has also been beneficial in cases of chronic pelvic pain and vulvodynia. Dr Michele Blitstein has vast experience in all areas of a woman’s reproductive health, cysts, and menopausal changes, as we age with hormonal imbalance and changes of life. Acupuncture is used to strengthen, support, and balance overall health and well-being.