What Can Acupuncture Treat?

Acupuncture works by activating the body's own healing powers, so it can be beneficial for many health conditions. The World Health Organization (WHO) has documented many symptoms, diseases, and conditions that have been shown in controlled clinical trials to be effectively treated with acupuncture. Below are some common conditions I can treat, but please feel free to call me about your specific health condition.

Pain

  • Sports injuries
  • Muscle pain
  • Back, neck and shoulder pain
  • Leg, ankle and foot pain
  • Arm, wrist and hand pain
  • Knee pain
  • Hip pain
  • Carpal tunnel syndrome
  • Tennis Elbow
  • Repetitive strain injuries
  • Jaw pain (TMJ)
  • Dental pain
  • Sciatica
  • Arthritis
  • Tendonitis
  • Myofascial pain syndrome
  • Headaches and migraines
  • Postoperative pain

Ear, Eye, Nose, and Throat Issues

  • Sinusitis
  • Sore Throat
  • Hay Fever
  • Earache
  • Nerve Deafness
  • Ringing in the Ears ( Tinnitus )
  • Dizziness
  • Poor Eyesight
  • Allergies

Immune System Issues

  • Candida
  • Chronic Fatigue
  • Epstein Barr Virus
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Lupus
  • MS
  • Hepatitis

Mental and Emotional Wellbeing

  • Stress
  • Anxiety
  • Insomnia
  • Depression

Reproductive Issues

  • Infertility
  • Increased efficacy of In Vitro Fertilization (IVF)

Digestive Issues & Nausea

  • Heartburn, Acid Reflux
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
  • Chronic indigestion
  • Chronic loose stools or constipation
  • Peptic ulcer
  • Acute and chronic gastritis
  • Morning sickness
  • Nausea and vomiting
  • Spastic colon
  • Colitis
  • Constipation
  • Diarrhea
  • Ulcers
  • Gastritis
  • Abdominal Bloating
  • Hemorrhoids

Respiratory Issues

  • Asthma
  • Emphysema
  • Bronchitis
  • Colds and Flus

Circulatory Issues

  • High Blood Pressure
  • Anemia
  • Angina Pectoris
  • Arteriosclerosis

Gynecological & Genitourinary Issues

  • Premenstrual Syndrome (PMS)
  • Irregular, Heavy or Painful Menstruation
  • Endometriosis
  • Menopause
  • Fibroids
  • Chronic Bladder Infection
  • Complications in Pregnancy
  • Morning Sickness
  • Kidney Stones
  • Impotence
  • Infertility in Men and Women
  • Sexual Dysfunction

Other

  • Smoking Cessation
  • Addiction
  • Help Reduce the Side Effects of Radiation and Chemo-therapy
  • Weight Control

 

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Conditions Treated - The Center For Advanced Acupuncture in Elkton, MD

Peter Marek offers Acupuncture in Elkton, MD

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