Conditions Treated

What does Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine treat?

Oriental Medicine, including acupuncture and herbal medicine, can be effective as the only treatment used, or as the support or adjunct to other medial treatment forms in many physical, emotional, mental and medical disorders including:

  • Neurological and Muscular Disorders: Headaches, Post Stroke Recovery, Facial Tics, Neck Pain, Rib Pain, Frozen Shoulder, Tennis Elbow, Tendonitis, Back pain, Sciatica, Sports Injuries, Osteoarthritis, Dizziness and Vertigo, Nerve Pain, Erthritis, Multiple Sclerosis, and Fibromyalgia.
  • Urinary problems: Incontinence, Urinary Tract Infections, and Frequent Urination.
  • Menstrual and Reproductive Issues: PMS, Irregular or Painful Menstruation, Male and Female Infertility, and Menopausal Symptoms.
  • Digestive Disorders: Acid Reflux, Stomach/Intestinal Pain, IBS, SIBO, Chron's, Colitis, Constipation, Diarrhea, and Nausea.
  • Mental and Emotional Conditions: Stress, Anxiety, Depression, Anger, Addictions, Mental Disorders, and Low Energy/Drive.
  • Sleep Disorders: Insomnia, Not waking rested, Excessive or Disturbing Dreams.
  • Immune and Autoimmune Disorders: Immune Deficiency, Lupus, Hepatitis, HIV, Hashimoto’s disease.
  • Acute and Chronic Illness: Colds, Flu, Infections, Malaria, Dengue Fever, and other Viral or Bacterial Illness.
  • Respiratory Disorders: Sinus Problems, Asthma, Sore Throat, Bronchitis, and Recurrent Chest Infections.


What does Functional Medicine treat?

Functional Medicine combines the tools of Oriental Medicine with a modern understanding of systems biology and uses a wider range of tools for diagnosis (including comprehensive lab testing) and treatment. As Functional Medicine practitioners we are able to treat a wide range of health concerns including;

  • Acne and other skin problems
  • Adrenal disorders and other stress and energy related disorders
  • Anxiety
  • Arthritis of all types.
  • Asthma and other respiratory problems.
  • Autoimmune disease
  • Cardiovascular disease and other heart and circulatory disorders
  • Chronic fatigue
  • Chronic sinusitis
  • Chronic infections including viral, bacterial and parasitic.
  • Depression
  • Diabetes
  • Digestive disorders (IBD, IBS, GERD/Reflux, SIBO) 
  • Eczema/psoriasis
  • Elevated cholesterol
  • Environmental and food allergies
  • Fatigue
  • Female disorders (PMS, Menopause, Infertility, PCOS)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Heavy metal toxicity
  • Hormonal imbalances
  • Interstitial cystitis
  • Metabolic syndrome, pre-diabetes, insulin resistance
  • Migraines and headaches
  • MS (Multiple Sclerosis)
  • Osteoporosis
  • Overweight and obesity
  • Pain of all types
  • Sleep disorders and insomnia
  • Stress
  • Thyroid disorders


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