Majority of chronic aches and pains are caused by inflammation. Fortunately, we have innate mechanisms to suppress chronic inflammation so that we can feel better and live more productive lives. The inflammatory cascade is an important part of how the body fights infection and heals injury. However, if the process is not turned off at some point, acute becomes chronic and can cause condition such as arthritis, tendinitis, bursitis, gastritis, etc.
Acupuncture is a natural method of encouraging the body to promote healing and improve functioning. Needling specific acupuncture points stimulates the nervous system to release chemicals in the muscles, spinal cord, and brain.
Only by addressing the root cause of your pain using individualized and holistic treatments, we can accomplish lasting pain management.