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Chinese Herbs

Chinese herbs are often used in conjunction with acupuncture for added therapeutic effect. While many cultures have herbal medicine traditions, the sophistication of Chinese herbal medicine is unsurpassed. Chinese herbal medicine has a long history reaching back several thousand years, and the resulting system is now used to treat everything from the common cold to symptoms associated with cancer.

Together we can tailor a course of treatment
to meet your unique health needs.

There are thousands of herbs in the Chinese materia medica, of which about 300 are commonly used. You will generally receive a mixture of several different herbs in a formula that has been tailored to your condition. Chinese herbs are extremely effective and normally have only mild side effects, however it is very important to tell me about all the medications and supplements you are currently taking so that we can avoid any unwanted interactions with your formula.

 

Autumn/Fall Offer - $15 Moxibustion Session

Moxibustion is used to treat:

  • Pain due to injury or arthritis, especially in “cold” patterns where the pain  naturally feels better with the application of heat

  • Digestive problems and irregular elimination

  • Gynecological and obstetrical conditions including breech babies, and difficulty with conception

  • Protection against cold and flu strains by directly increasing immunoglobulins and boosting the body’s natural resources to fight off infection

    Call to book Your session today.

*Valid through October 31, 2019

Limit one session per individual.                  Cannot be combined with any other offer or Insurance Plan. Introductory offer for first-time or returning patients. 

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