Experts home in on knots with five varieties of massage therapy, as well as acupuncture. During deep-tissue massages, they use a tracing method that stalks pain to its source and triggers relief by pushing into lower-level musculature. Therapists also evict sports- and work-related tension, addressing muscles strains caused by weightlifting, a hard week at the office, or a moderate week at the fireworks factory. Shiatsu and relaxation massages each tackle stress and fatigue with long, soothing strokes, and myofascial therapy and acupressure pinpoint problem areas to realign troublesome tissues and balance energy pathways.
Dr. Kun Xiang relies on the successes of Chinese medicine to help clients find relief from new and chronic pain, allergies, and sleep disorders. Tiny acupuncture needles target specific areas of the body, and custom blends of herbs focus on rebalancing the entire body’s workings. Dr. Xiang also treats patients with Tui Na massage, which encompasses hand techniques and rhythmic compressions to open the body’s energy channels.
Spring Smith makes use of traditional Chinese medicine as she doles out health treatments and dietary advice at Spring Smith Acupuncture. An experienced acupuncturist and herbalist, she keeps her patients' chi and diets in check through the use of thin needles and herbal supplements.
Led by Jun (John) Cao, licensed acupuncturist and graduate of the Beijing University of Chinese Medicine, Active Acupuncture Partners specializes in pain treatment and offers services to treat a wide variety of common conditions including type 2 diabetes, arthritis, allergies, digestive disorders, restless legs, and stress-ball addiction. Your visit to the treatment facility will commence with a thorough consultation, during which Jun Cao will skillfully assess what ails you and devise a treatment that suits your individual needs. During acupuncture sessions, small needles are strategically applied to address current conditions of concern, rerouting the body's flow of energy and manipulating its channels to get your Qi ready for primetime. As part of your visit, you will also receive a tui na manipulative therapy massage, which features traditional techniques that have been practiced in China for more than 2,000 years and have been used to treat chronic musculoskeletal disorders and other conditions.
At Dzogchen Healing Center, licensed acupuncturist Lingyun Zhu employs traditional Chinese therapies to help her patients overcome a wide range of conditions. Zhu's treatments include acupuncture, herbal medicine, and tui na massage, which she uses in combination to help alleviate anything from chronic pain to depression.
It’s rare to find a single treatment that works to address anything from headaches to weight loss, but the acupuncturists have been using their methods to do so for more than 5,000 years. Guided by licensed acupuncturist Arthur Pan, South Bay Acupuncture Health Center's team is versed in acupuncture and other methods of traditional Chinese medicine, including herbal therapy and fire cupping. In the past, clients have used these therapies to find relief from many kinds of pain, debilitating addictions, fatigue, and gastrointestinal problems, including those caused by the uncontrollable impulse to eat still-life paintings of fruit.