What is Acupuncture?

Acupuncture is an ancient medicine that originated in China about 5,000 years ago. Acupuncture is a way of treating the imbalance of energy called Qi by using needles. Qi is the substance that nourishes our bodies and provides us with energy.

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What does it feel like?

Most people feel a painless pinch, tingling, and a little ache upon insertion. This feeling lasts only for a few seconds. Many people report movement of the Qi during the treatment.

What to expect?

A detailed interview will be performed covering the lifestyle, personal and social life, and medical history.An examination of the tongue and pulse, which is a major diagnostic tool of medicine, will be performed.Visit may occur once or twice a week for several weeks.