What We Treat

Below is a list of some of the common conditions that can be treated with Chinese Medicine. This list is certainly not complete but should be used as a general guideline to the wide range of possibilities or symptoms that can be helped with Chinese Medicine.

*Some of these conditions have been recognized by the World Health Organization (WHO) and the National Institutes of Health (NIH).  In 1997, the NIH issued a “Consensus Statement of Acupuncture” that endorsed the benefits of Acupuncture for a diverse group of medical disorders.

Pain Arthritis: back, neck and shoulder; Headache/Migraine; Sciatica; Carpal Tunnel Syndrome; Golfers and Tennis Elbow; Frozen Shoulder; Plantar Fascitis; Pain due to sprains, contusions, or fractures; Fibromyalgia; Myofascial pain; Peripheral neuropathy; Intercostals neuralgia; Muscle spasms; Postoperative pain; Pain from cancer; TMJ, dental pain, post dental surgery
Women's Health/OBGYN Amenorrhea (Absence of Menstruation); Dysmenorrhea (Menstrual Pain/Cramps); Irregular Menstruation; Premenstrual Syndrome (PMS); Menopause (Hot Flashes, etc.); Leucorrhea; Uterine Bleeding; Anemia
Pregnancy Pre- and post-partum care; Induction of Labor; Labor and Delivery support; Morning Sickness; Breech Presentation
Digestive System Gastrointestinal issues; Epigastric Pain; Hiccups, gas, bloating; Hemorrhoids; Abdominal Pain, ulcers, colitis; Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS); Constipation; Diarrhea; Hypochondriac Pain (Under Rib Cage); Gallstones; Nausea and Vomiting related to Chemotherapy and other symptoms resulting from cancer treatment, such as fatigue, insomnia, anorexia and diarrhea
Respiratory Common Cold; Cough; Sinusitis; Allergies; Asthma; Bronchitis
Immune and/or Auto-Immune Chronic Colds and Infections; Rheumatoid Arthritis; Slow Wound Healing; Cancer Support; Lupus; Hepatitis; Multiple Sclerosis
Emotional/Psychological Issues Stress, anger, irritability; Psychiatric Disorders; Anxiety (PTSD, Panic Attacks); Depression; Insomnia
Addiction Addiction rehabilitation; Drug detoxification (including pharmaceuticals)
Heart and Circulation Hypertension or High Blood Pressure (HBP); Palpitations; Chest pain or tightness (with a negative work up)
Skin Wound healing; Scar tissue; Swelling, flaking, itching, or redness; Fungal infections; Acne, boils; Wrinkles
Ear Problems Ear Infections; Meniere’s Disease; Otitis Media; Tinnitus
Eye and Vision Disturbances Eye Strain; Floaters; Impaired Vision; Inflammation, redness, tearing, itchiness, redness; Glaucoma; Optic Nerve Atrophy
Hormones/Endocrine System Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (CFS); Diabetes; Thyroid Issues
Neurological Conditions Trigeminal neuralgia; Bell’s palsy; Post-Stroke; Parkinson’s Disease; Dizziness and Vertigo; Herpes Zoster (Shingles); Multiple Sclerosis (MS); Stroke (CVA) and rehabilitation
Kidney and Urinary System Urinary Tract Infections (UTI’s); Nocturnal enuresis (night time urination); Dysuria (painful urination); Prostate Disorders