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What can acupuncturists treat?

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. Below are some of the health concerns that acupuncture can effectively treat:

Addiction Anxiety Arthritis Asthma Bronchitis Carpal tunnel syndrome Chronic fatigue Colitis Common cold Constipation Dental pain Depression Diarrhea Digestive Continue reading

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How are acupuncturists educated?

Today, acupuncturists undertake three to four years of extensive and comprehensive graduate training at nationally certified schools. All acupuncturists must pass a national exam and meet strict guidelines to practice in every state.

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How safe is acupuncture?

Acupuncture is extremely safe. It is an all-natural, drug-free therapy, yielding no side effects just feelings of relaxation and well-being. There is little danger of infection from acupuncture needles because they are sterile, used once, and then discarded.

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How should I prepare?

Write down and bring any questions you have. Bring a list of all your medications, supplements, herbs etc. If you have any reports of labs or other tests that are relevant, bring them with you. Do not eat large meals just before or after your visit. Have a light meal or snack an hour or two before coming.  Acupuncture should Continue reading

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Will my insurance cover acupuncture?

Insurance coverage varies.  Contact your insurance provider to learn what kind of care is covered.

I do not do insurance billing, you will have to pay for your treatments.   I can provide you with a detailed bill to submit to your insurance company so you can get reimbursed for your payments.

Here are a few questions to ask your insurance

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