Since acupuncture supports the smooth flow of energy and communication
through the entire body, and the interruption of this flow is at the root
of all dysfunction, it is not surprising that the list of difficulties
successfully treated with acupuncture is long and varied.
Using acupuncture, we effectively treat these medical conditions:
is described as pain or
discomfort felt in the upper, middle or lower back. Acupuncture, both
local (at the site of pain) and distal (away from the area of pain) can
be used to help resolve the problem. We specialize in back pain, here at
Chung Acupuncture Clinic, providing you with unique and extremely effective treatments to
quickly reduce your pain! We focus on areas directly on the back as well
as other points in the system to provide you with fast relief. Other
adjuncts we use during treatment might include electrical stimulation of
may be caused by overuse, arthritis, bursitis, tendonitis, nerve damage,
injury, infection or tumor. Our Acupuncturists use a combination of
therapies so effective, they relieve pain and restore normal nerve
functions. Inflamed tissues, muscles and tendons receive the healing
energy they need to function properly.
and the associated pain are caused by a slight, temporary displacement
injury to the spinal nerve. Our acupuncturists help reduce the swelling
of the inflamed disc, decreasing your pain and aiding the body in it’s
natural healing process. As the pain subsides, we work with you to
restore your range of motion, and increase flexibility and strength to
prevent future recurrence.
can arise from illnesses such as arthritis, osteoarthritis, from viral
or bacterial infections, and from overuse. These factors can all
contribute to inflamed tissues in and around the hip causing pain. Our
acupuncture therapy effectively relaxes your deeper muscle groups to
stop muscle spasms, reduces the pain signals that cause hip pain, and
restores your pain free mobility.
may be caused by conditions such as arthritis, bursitis, ligament
instability or an accident. Whether your knee pain is chronic or acute,
or the result of a sprain/strain injury, We will create
a unique treatment plan just for you. Knee conditions respond very well
to acupuncture, and We have produced dramatic reductions in
pain and symptoms, as well as improvements in function, stability and
range of motion.
can originate from disorders and diseases of the neck tissue, such as
degenerative disc disease, neck strain, whiplash, a herniated disc, or a
pinched nerve. We specialize in neck pain, here at Chung Acupuncture
clinic, providing you
with unique and extremely effective treatments that quickly reduce your
pain! Oftentimes, neck spasms are the root cause of discomfort. We relax
your muscles and loosen tight knots, providing you with a fast and easy
fix. Our patients are surprised and pleased at how soon they experience
improved health, increased mobility, and relaxation.
usually causes pain and numbness in the hands and feet. We improve blood flow to the affected areas, which reduces
inflammation and provides oxygen to the nerves. We are actually able to
stimulate and restore proper nerve function! Our patients experience a
great reduction in pain, and return to their full range of motion. We
find that the use of electrical stimulation in conjunction with needles
is very helpful.
is caused by irritation to one of the large nerves in the legs and
thighs. Sciatica can be very painful, especially around the hip and
thigh region. We relieve muscle spasms, help to reduce
nerve inflammation, reduce pain, and promote healing. You will have a
better and pain free range of motion in no time!
may be felt in the neck and
down the arm in addition to the shoulder. The shoulder is a ball and
socket joint, making it more prone to painful injury that can limit
mobility. We focus to release muscle tightness in the
neck and shoulder muscles. In doing so, they reduce pain, which will
help you increase your range of motion, and improve overall
functionality. Low-frequency electric acupuncture treatment may also be
utilized in certain cases.
may result from damage to
any of the parts of your wrist, and the associated pain can affect your
ability to use your wrist and hand. We focus on increasing the blood
flow throughout your wrist to restore needed energy to this area.
Eye pain due to subconjunctival injection
Low back pain
Nausea and vomiting
Pain due to endoscopic examination
Pain in dentistry
Pain in thromboangiitis obliterans
Periarthritis of shoulder
Radicular and pseudoradicular pain syndrome
Spine pain, acute
The above is an excerpt taken from World Health Organization:
Acupuncture Therapy for Injuries at Chung Acupuncture Clinic
Auto Accident Injury
– Our patients recovering from auto accident related injuries greatly
benefit from our use acupuncture. Acupuncture decreases pain, decreases
inflammation, promotes healing and regulates the immune and endocrine
– Sports injuries are not uncommon and can be either acute (sprains,
fractures, tears, etc.) or chronic (tendonitis, overuse, etc.). Our
experienced acupuncturists effectively treat sports injuries by reducing
pain, increasing range of motion, increasing recovery and healing time
and strengthening weakened parts of the body.
– If you are injured at
work, come see us at Global Pain & Spine Clinic. We have been
successfully treating Workman’s Compensation cases and we are an
approved Workman’s Compensation provider. Our acupuncturist will create
a treatment plan that is custom-designed to treat your condition and
circumstances, and we will help ensure that you receive proper
compensation by working with legal and financial representatives on your
behalf. Specific exercise and training similar to your on the job
activities may be incorporated.
It is important to start treatment early. If you suffer from any of the
above medical conditions or have suffered an injury in an auto accident,
sports or work injury, we encourage you to set up an appointment with a
doctor. Please Contact Us.