Acupuncture for pain

For centuries acupuncture and Chinese medicine has been used to successfully and naturally treat a wide variety of chronic and acute pain. Studies has proven its effectivenss in treating back pain, shoulder pain, headaches, migraines, digestive issues, tennis elbow, plantar fascitis, sciatica, as well as reducing swelling and chronic inflammation.

Dating back over 2,500 years acupuncture has been used to successfully treat a wide range of ailments including chronic and acute type pain. Recent research shows what the ancient Chinese understood all along, that acupuncture can be very effective for reducing or eliminating inflammation and improving blood circulation to surrounding tissues. The National Institue of Health (NIH) has released a list of what acupuncture has been proven to helps, this list includes:


  • Neck pain

  • Back pain

  • Shoulder pain and tension

  • Migraines

  • Menstrual cramps

  • Osteoarthritis/knee pain

  • Tennis elbow

  • Plantar fascitis

  • Sciatica

  • Digestive pains/chronic discomfort


Acupuncture and Chinese medicine is a holistic approach to your health, meaning we not only seek to find you relief from your pain, our job is to also find what the source of your issue is. When you see a licensed acupuncturist, we workvon both the branch (symptoms) and the root (cause) of your problem, in doing this our ultimate goal is to have lasting pain relief without the need for drugs.