What Does Traditional Chinese Medicine Treat?

Acupuncture and Oriental medicine is used by over a quarter of the world’s population to treat a variety of illnesses. The World Health Organization (WHO) recognizes the ability of traditional Chinese medicine to treat over 43 commonly encountered clinical disorders, including gastrointestinal, urogenital, gynecological, respiratory, musculo-skeletal, circulatory, neurological and emotional disorders. In the United States, acupuncture is most known for treatment of drug detoxification and pain. Among the most common disorders for treatment recognized by the World Health Organization (WHO) are:

Alcohol dependence
Allergies/Asthma
Anxiety/Depression
Arthritis/Joint pain
Back pain
Bladder/Kidney problems
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Childhood Illnesses
Colds/Flu/Cough/Bronchitis
Constipation/Diarrhea
Dizziness
Drug Addiction/Smoking
Eye, ear, nose & throat disorders
Fatigue
Gynecological disorders
Headache/Migraine
Heart problems/Palpitations
Herpes
High Blood Pressure
Infertility
Insomnia
Fibromyocitis
Neck pain/Stiffness
Numbness/Poor circulation
Premenstrual Syndrome
Sciatica
Sexual Dysfunction/Impotence
Shoulder pain
Skin problems
Sports Injuries
Stress/Tension
Tendonitis
TMJ/Jaw pain
Weight gain or loss

Oriental medicine is a safe, gentle, and thorough approach to healing, stimulating the body’s own inherent healing energies to bring about a sense of well-being, keeping the body strong in its resistance to disease. To make an appointment, please call (520) 322-6330.