An adult human spine typically consists of 26 moveable segments: seven cervical vertebras, twelve thoracic vertebras, five lumbar vertebras, one sacrum, and one coccyx (tailbone). Intervertebral d ...View Article
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There are 4 main objectives of Medical Acupuncture:
1) Relieve pain and other symptoms
2) Decrease inflammation an edema (swelling)
3) Strengthen the immune system
4) Balance, harmonize and integrate functions of the organ systems with each other.
In Chinese Medicine terms, acupuncture treats an imbalance of Qi, which may be the cause of any disease process in the body. In western terms, it treats hundreds of symptoms and conditions with positive results. Some conditions most frequently treated in our office include: