What is Acupuncture?

Acupuncture is a primary health care modality that has flourished in China for over 2,500
years and is widely used throughout Asia and in Europe. It is considered one of the
newest primary health care provisions in this country. Acupuncture has grown as both
western and oriental health care providers, medical researchers, and the public experience
it, integrate it in their health care and spread its benefits.

Far more than a pain relief technique of inserting tiny threadlike needles along energetic
points of the body, acupuncture’s complex system of diagnostic procedures take into
consideration you as a whole, not just isolated symptoms. Acupuncture is practiced based
on discerning the “root and branch