Acupuncture


Richmond Hill and Thornhill Acupuncture ServicesAcupuncture is the procedure of inserting and manipulating needles into various points on the body to relieve pain or for therapeutic purposes.

How acupuncture helps:

  • Stimulates the release of pain-relieving endorphins
  • Influences the release of neurotransmitters, substances that transmit nerve impulses to the brain
  • Influences the autonomic nervous system
  • Stimulates circulation
  • Influences the electrical currents of the body

 

Conditions treated by acupuncture:

  • Migraines and tension headaches
  • Sprains/strains
  • Sinusitis
  • Common cold
  • Addictions (smoking, etc.)
  • Trigeminal neuralgia
  • Meniere's disease
  • Tennis elbow
  • Sciatica
  • Arthritis
  • Menstrual cramps
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Lower back pain
  • Asthma