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Can Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine Help Me?

Acupuncture and Herbal Medicine can help promote healing in the following ways:

  • Activate the immune system to boost natural defenses

  • Reduce fatigue and relieve chronic pain

  • Improve digestion, circulation and cardiovascular health

  • Increase energy levels and boost overall mood

  • Help treat complex diseases with multiple unknown causes, including chronic and degenerative conditions and metabolic/autoimmune disorders

What is Acupuncture?

Acupuncture is a Chinese healing modality that utilizes needles to stimulate specific points on the body. It is generally painless and has been shown to effectively treat  a wide variety of conditions. Nutritional recommendations and herbal medicine are often combined with Acupuncture treatments for optimal results.


Treatment with Chinese Medicine works well for acute as well as chronic conditions. In Acute cases of Colds, flu or Urinary Tract Infections, for example, the condition will be resolved within a few days.  Many Patients receive regular treatments, usually once every 1-2 weeks, to help manage chronic conditions.  Acupuncture and Herbal Medicine works very well in conditions which require immune system regulation and balancing. Chronic pain, fatigue, autoimmune conditions and depression/anxiety benefit greatly from the systemic balancing effect created by Chinese Medical care.

What does an Acupuncturist do?

During your first session, Matt will ask about your health history. He will then use Chinese Medicine diagnositic techniques to formulate a customized treatment plan for your particular condition.  To begin the Acupuncture treatment, you will lay comfortably on a treatment table while acupoints are stimulated on various areas of your body. Patients often feel the effects immediately, leaving with a sense of calm and well-being.

What Does Acupuncture treat?

Clinical studies show that Acupuncture can successfully treat many conditions. It is effective 

at treating chronic pain, including headaches, back pain, neck pain and arthritis.


Below is a small selection of the wide variety of conditions Acupuncture can treat.


Anxiety                                     Fertility Issues                      Dementia
Fatigue                                     Insomnia                              Osteoarthritis
Neurological disorders           Fibromyalgia                        Stroke Rehabilitation
Bronchitis                                 Migraines/Headaches         Menstrual Cramps
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome        Hypertension                       Tendonitis
Crohn's Disease                      Irregular periods                  Tennis Elbow
Constipation/Diarrhea            Low back pain                      Urinary Problems
Depression                               Menopausal symptoms       Peripheral Neuropathy

Vertigo                                      Allergies/Asthma                  Chemotherapy side effects

Brain fog                                   Eczema                                 Sciatica            



Book an Appointment

Matt Pesendian is a licensed Chinese Medicine physician and can treat a wide range of health conditions using Acupuncture, Cupping, Herbal Medicine, Moxibustion, nutrition and more.

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