On your first visit, an in-depth medical and lifestyle history is taken, followed by a physical exam. An appropriate treatment plan is then designed and discussed with the client.
“Hair-thin” sterile, disposable needles are placed in specific points on the body. Most clients find acupuncture treatments to be energizing and deeply relaxing.
Acupuncture is best known and accepted for it’s effect on pain. Through proper placement of the needles, endorphins and enkephalins, (the bidy’s natural pain killers), are released into the body to combat pain.
Acupuncture may have an effect on the immune and circulatory systems as well as digestive, respiratory, nervous and endocrine systems of the body.
Recipients of acupuncture treatment report a “relaxed sense of well-being”.