ACUPUNCTURE

Sage Acupuncture, Acupuncture Orlando & Sanford FL

Acupuncture is a complementary medical practice which involves the stimulating the certain points in the body. The needles are penetrated in the skin to alleviate pain and the practice helps the physicians to cure a disease. Pulse taking and tongue inspection are also included in acupuncture treatment. To diagnose a disease, SageAcupuncture can take orthopedic testing and it includes the testing of muscles, a range of motion, and sensory testing.

How Much Time the does Treatment take?

The overall procedure is dependent on the severity of the system and usually, the insertion of needles take about 15 minutes while the overall process takes up to 45-60 minutes. The number of visits also depends on the complexity of the disease like some patients get cured within a week while others take a few days. The average cure time for chronic diseases is eight weeks and we assure you the full health.

How Do We Start a Treatment?

Acupuncture treatment includes needles which are thinner than the needles of injections. We make sure that the needles being used are sterilized and pre-packaged so the patients never get an infection and the immediate disposal of the needles make the treatment safe for everyone. Unlike the other acupuncture Orlando FL centers, Sage Wellness Center believes in the customization of the treatment program and make a combination, if necessary, because the immediate health of the patient is our ultimate goal. The combination involves cupping, Electrical point stimulation, Scraping, and Chinese Herbal Medicine. Basically, the purpose of acupuncture is to stimulate various sensations like numbness, pain, swelling, and tingling. To achieve the right level of sensation, the combination of various treatments is added up.

How Do Various Theories Help Us in Acupuncture Treatment?

Acupuncture is an ancient method of treatment and different theories are presented. The major theories followed by the Acupuncture Orlando FL centers are as following:

  • Meridian Theory is used for the treatment of liver and nervous system.
  • Gate Control Theory of Pain is helping in pain gating, i.e. the release of endogenous opioid neurohormones.
  • Neurohormonal Theory is used for the pain transmission on different levels like thalamus, periaqueductal, and other parts of the brain.

Major Benefits of Acupuncture

Acupuncture is a highly useful treatment for diseases which is time and resource efficient. A number of major and minor diseases are treated with the help of acupuncture. However, the major diseases include back pain, migraine, headaches, low back pain, depression, nausea, leucopenia, stroke, tennis elbow, and induction of labor. There are some diseases which show limited positive outcomes during acupuncture treatment. They include abdominal pain, cancer pain, earache, female infertility, facial spasm, insomnia, and obesity.

Things to consider while Choosing an acupuncturist?

You find several acupuncture centers in Orlando FL and everyone claims to be the best.  The patient should always check the certification of the physician and never start treatment without proper discussions. Check the license and inquire the physician about his or her qualification. Be cautious in the selection of the physician as his skills determine your treatment time.