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Why Acupuncture?

It can help with

Pain Management

Whether you are suffering from acute or chronic pain, it can be seriously debilitating. Unfortunately, common treatments for pain can end up being quite invasive and come with high consequences, such as the side effects of  pain medication or surgery.  This is why doctors are more commonly recommending acupuncture to help decrease pain. The number one reason people are referred to acupuncture is for back pain. According to NIH (National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health), there is well documented research on how acupuncture can help improve back and neck pain, osteoarthritis/ knee pain and headaches.

Acupuncture is commonly utilized to help address:

  • Back, neck, shoulder, and knee pain

  • Headaches

  • Hip pain / sciatica

  • Osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis

  • Gout 

  • Carpal tunnel 

 
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