ACUPUNCTURE & MORE
Schedule this complimentary consultation if you are new to acupuncture or you have questions about a specific health condition. During this session, you will meet with the acupuncturist, discuss your health history, and learn more about how acupuncture can benefit you.
initial acupuncture consultation
80 minutes $145
Clients benefit from a comprehensive health evaluation incorporating Western and Eastern diagnostic methods. The acupuncturist will work with you to develop an integrative treatment plan including nutritional counseling, herbal medicine, functional medicine testing, as well as other modalities when appropriate. This session includes an initial acupuncture treatment.
50 minutes $95
All follow-up sessions combine acupuncture with adjunctive therapies such as herbal medicine, massage therapy, nutritional counseling, tui na, cupping, and exercise rehabilitation.
80 minutes $145
herbal medicine consultation
Discover the benefits of Chinese Herbal Medicine. Customized herbal formulas are prescribed according to each client's diagnosis and health condition. Formulations can be prepared in different forms according to client preferences. All herbal preparations are certified organic by the USDA and BCS Oko-Garantie, a leading international certifying agency. This session also integrates the use of food for medicine and reviews nutritional supplementation when appropriate.
integrative nutrition consultation
80 minutes $145
Discover an integrated approach to food, combining Eastern and Western nutritional therapies. This session focuses on the use of food for medicine, reviews nutritional supplementation, and herbal therapies when appropriate. Food sensitivity testing is also available for clients to address delayed immune reactions to common foods, colorings, and additives.
More About Acupuncture
Acupuncture is a key component in Traditional Chinese Medicine and one of the most commonly used medical procedures in the world. During your initial acupuncture session, the acupuncturist will spend over an hour reviewing your medical history and health concerns to develop a comprehensive treatment plan. Acupuncture treatments are designed to address the underlying physiological cause of each condition and are customized according to each client's unique health history. Adjunctive acupuncture therapies include electro-acupuncture, acupressure, herbal medicine, nutritional counseling, functional medicine testing, cupping, gua sha, and tui na.
Acupuncture is an important treatment modality for several women's health conditions including amenorrhea, endometriosis, fibroids, hot flashes and menopausal symptoms, infertility, irregular periods, painful periods, pelvic pain, and polycystic ovarian syndrome. Researchers have suggested that acupuncture may regulate the nervous system, aid the activity of endorphins and immune system cells, decrease inflammation in the body, or alter brain chemistry by changing the release of neurotransmitters and neurohormones.
Research has also shown acupuncture to be effective for the treatment of a wide variety of health conditions including anxiety, fibromyalgia, gastrointestinal disorders, high blood pressure, insomnia, migraines, seasonal allergies, as well as smoking cessation. Acupuncture has also been shown to be effective for several chronic pain and orthopedic disorders such as carpal tunnel syndrome, degenerative disc disease, low back pain, rotator cuff injuries, and knee osteoarthritis.