Acupuncture is a form of Traditional Chinese Medicine that uses fine gauge needles to tone, stimulate, activate the meridian points located on the energetic pathways in the body. It is an alternative treatment that can complement other services or be used alone to treat specific conditions. TCM modalities have the core belief that creating balance in the function of the body’s systems and organs result in a state of complete wellness. By using the needles in specific points we can clear blockage associated with dysfunction and pain. It is also used to treat anxiety, digestive problems, insomnia, smoking, and obesity. Acupuncture is often used for pain management and to treat wind conditions like Bell’s Palsy. An initial consultation is used to determine the proper course of treatment. Acupuncture sessions can be a different experience every time. The Licensed Acupuncturist will determine the best course of action to treat on that particular day and may use different modalities, that may include cupping, stim, essential oils, hot or cold packs, special oils, energetic oils, Color, Chakra Balancing, sound energetics, point massage and various other modalities based on the presenting issues and patient complaints.