Acupuncture Treatment in Wesley Chapel
Acupuncture is an ancient form of Chinese medicine involving the insertion needles into the skin at specified points along meridian lines on the body. No drug is injected. The needles alone create the beneficial effects of acupuncture.
This therapy may be used to encourage natural healing, improve mood and energy, reduce or relieve pain and improve function of affected areas of the body. It is often successfully used as an alternative to medications, or even surgery. Relief may be obtained with acupuncture when traditional medical therapy has failed.
While it may seem strange and mysterious to many, it has been time tested over thousands of years and continues to be validated today. Acupuncture is one of the best known and commonly used alternative therapies.
Research suggests acupuncture to be an adjunct therapy for those with fibromyalgia, osteoarthritis, headaches, low back pain, and carpal tunnel. Unlike typical needles, acupuncture needle are very small (around .25 mm) and typically painless when inserted.