Conditions Treated by Chinese Medicine

An increasing number of patients are using Oriental Medicine as their primary health care therapy. Acupuncture has become well known as a medical treatment for pain relief and many other conditions. Some of the benefits include immune enhancement, an increase in energy, and an overall feeling of well being.  When provided by a highly trained licensed practitioner, acupuncture and Chinese herbal medicine are gentle therapies that are free of side-effects.

Commonly Treated Disorders

The World Health Organization (WHO) recognizes acupuncture’s ability to treat over 30 diseases. Herbal remedies may broaden the range of treatable disorders.

GYNECOLOGICAL DISORDERS
Irregular, heavy or painful menstruation
PMS
Infertility

NEUROLOGICAL & MUSCULO-SKELETAL DISORDERS
Migraine and Headache
Frozen Shoulder”, “Tennis Elbow
Sciatica and low back pain
Osteoarthritis
Trigeminal Neuralgia
Facial palsy (early stage)
Paresis following stroke
Peripheral neuropathies
Meniere’s Disease
Nocturnal enuresis
Cervicobrachial syndrome

RESPIRATORY PROBLEMS
Common cold
Flu

Acute rhinitis, acute sinusitis
Bronchial asthma
Acute bronchitis
Acute tonsillitis

GASTROINTESTINAL DISORDERS
Acute and chronic colitis
Gastric hyperacidity
Acute and chronic gastritis
Chronic duodenal ulcer (pain relief)
Acute duodenal ulcer
Diarrhea
Constipation

EYE DISORDERS
Acute conjunctivitis
Central retinitis

MOUTH DISORDERS
Toothaches, post extraction pain
Acute and chronic pharyngitis
Gingivitis