Acupuncture is a time tested, holistic medicine that can help to relieve stress and restore normal skin function. It is also helpful for internal conditions such as hormonal imbalances, digestive problems and sleep issues, all of which are important factors in the health of your skin. Science is only beginning to grasp the powerful medicine that is Acupuncture and understand the mechanisms behind it.
Initial Consultation Required
An initial consultation is required to find out if you are a candidate for Acupuncture.
If you are determined to be a candidate, we can perform your first procedure the same day
What To Expect With
Common Questions Regarding Acupuncture
No, it’s actually very comfortable. Many people end up taking a nap during treatment and leave feeling relaxed and refreshed.
Yes, acupuncture is covered by private health insurance. Check your level of cover with your health fund and be sure to bring in your insurance cards for on-the-spot claims with HICAPS.
The medical literature shows acupuncture’s effect on nearly every biophysical system in the body. I’ve seen patients suffering from a wide variety of problems respond to acupuncture treatment when nothing else has worked.
So, for most people, yes, acupuncture is something you should explore.
The number of treatments needed differs from person to person. For complex or long-standing conditions, one or two treatments a week for several months may be recommended. For acute problems, usually fewer visits are required, and for health maintenance, we recommend monthly tune ups.
While Acupuncture is one of our offerings, in our clinic Diana will meet with you and evaluate your specific needs to determine if you are a candidate for our services. Then, if you are a good candidate for our clinic, she will formulate a treatment plan tailored specifically to you. The majority of the time, her treatment plans draw from all of our services to give you the best comprehensive care and get you the results you desire in the most expeditious method.