The insertion of fine needles into the body at specific points shown to be effective in the treatment of specific health concerns.
Acupuncture is an effective form of health care that has evolved into a complete and holistic medical system. Practitioners of acupuncture and Chinese medicine have used this noninvasive medical system to help people get well and stay healthy.
An acupuncturist will place fine, sterile needles at specific acupoints on the body. It can improve overall function and well-being. It is a safe, painless and effective way to treat a wide variety of medical problems.
Acupuncture is recognized by the National Institute of Health (NIH) and the World Health Organization (WHO) to be effective in the treatment of a wide variety of medical problems.