Acupuncture Effectiveness
Acupuncture is Effective, Natural, and Safe
Oriental Medicine is one of the oldest systems of medicine in the world.  The medicine
has proven its effectiveness for millions of people and thousands for the past four
thousand years.  

In 2004, the United Nations World Health Organization released it’s official report,
"Acupuncture: Review and Analysis of Reports on Controlled Clinical Trials", stating
the following symptoms, diseases and conditions have been treated effectively by
  • low back pain
  • neck pain
  • sciatica
  • tennis elbow
  • knee pain
  • periarthritis of the shoulder
  • sprains
  • facial pain (including craniomandibular disorders)
  • headache
  • dental pain
  • tempromandibular joint(TMJ) dysfunction
  • rheumatoid arthritis
  • induction of labor
  • correction of malposition of fetus (breech presentation)
  • morning sickness
  • nausea and vomiting
  • postoperative pain
  • stroke
  • essential hypertension
  • primary hypotension
  • renal colic leucopenia
  • adverse reactions to radiation or chemotherapy
  • allergic rhinitis, including hay fever
  • biliary colic
  • depression (including depressive neurosis and depression following stroke)
  • acute bacillary dysentery
  • primary dysmenorrhea
  • acute epigastralgia
  • peptic ulcer
  • acute and chronic gastritis

In 1997, the National Institute of Health (NIH) stated that acupuncture is effective in the
treatment of;
  • Nausea                                 
  • Dental pain                        
  • Addictions                  
  • Asthma                                               
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Menstrual Cramps
  • Myofascial Pain
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Lower Back Pain
  • Headache
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Tennis Elbow
  • Stroke Rehab

“The data in support of acupuncture are as strong as those
for many accepted Western medical therapies.”

“One of the advantages of acupuncture is that the incidence
of adverse effects is substantially lower than that of many
drugs or other accepted medical procedures used for the
same conditions.
-National Institute of Health Consensus Conference on Acupuncture, 1997

For more detailed information on the research being done in the west on acupuncture
and holistic medicine, please be sure to check out our
Acupuncture Research page.
Most Importantly...
To us, the most important reports of effectivness do not come from the National
institution, but from the hundreds and hundreds of patients who tell us that the
services and products they receive here are in fact helping them feel better and
improving the quality of their lives!

Please view our
Testimonials page to see what a few of our patients have to say.