Plus Care Chiropractic and Wellness Center offer a variety of acupuncture services, including acupuncture, laser acupuncture, moxa therapy and cupping therapy. The purpose of acupuncture services is to prevent and treat a variety of diseases and optimize health and well-being by balancing the body’s energies.
Benefits of Acupuncture Services:
Improves blood circulation
Achieves pain relief
Normalizes autonomic function
Promote tissue regeneration
Alleviate withdrawal symptoms
Acupuncture is a part of traditional Chinese medicine that is used to correct the flow of energy between the meridian/energy channels and consequently create a reflexological effect. All fingers and toes are linked to energy channels meridian, which is why the hands, head, legs and spine are stimulated by a needle.
Laser Acupuncture is an extremely safe, harmless and effective treatment of trigger points. Low level lasers are used to alter the cellular metabolism by reducing the number inflammatory cells and inflammatory mediators in the body. It also speeds up the regulation of mitochondrial activity. Laser Acupuncture has been used successfully in providing relief from chronic and short pain. It helps in healing injuries much faster than other alternates.
Moxibustion / Moxa Therapy
Moxibustion is an effective method of burning mugworts on specific points to increase energy to those points. Dried plant materials known as “moxa” are burned either on or near the surface of skin to warm and invigorate the circulation of Qi in the body and drive away certain pathogenic influences.
Cupping therapy is another alternative therapeutic method that has been quite popular in China since 1000 B.C. This type of therapy offers a host of health benefits to the body and its benefits often outweigh the modern medicine techniques. The biggest advantage of cupping therapy is that it is extremely effective and there is no risk of unwanted side effects on the body.