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Treatment Options

Treatments are decided after a series of questions, observation, and palpation, and may include any of the following protocols). Treatment time is generally one hour in length.

Acupuncture/Chinese Medicine

This employs a wide range of therapeutic tools, including:

  • Needle or needle free treatment of acupoints Microcurrent/millicurrent (TENS)
  • Moxibustion (heat on acupoints)
  • Cupping (a type of suction commonly used for pain and respiratory illness)
  • Essential oil blends
  • Chinese herbal medicine
  • Manual Therapy

    This is used to assess and treat musculoskeletal conditions and may include:

  • Medical massage
  • Manual muscle testing and injury assessment
  • Palpation
  • Kinesiotaping (corrective taping worn for several days)
  • Postural Assessment/Corrective Exercises (PACE)
  • Rehabilitation/strengthening programs
  • Nutritional Guidance

    This is offered in support of a patient’s overall treatment and may address concerns such as:

  • Allergy/asthma
  • Digestive issues
  • Weight loss/gain