What is TCM Acupuncture?
TCM or Traditional Chinese Medicine acupuncture works by re-tuning your body's energy system to restore organ function and balance. By stimulating chi or Qi energy in the body, specific energy paths or meridians are blocked or unblocked.
Techniques used to stimulate qi and bood include acupuncture, cupping, moxibustion and massage
The body’s systems are stimulated to relearn its own shortcuts to self-heal, restoring your immune, digestive, circulatory and other systems.
What are the benefits of TCM Acupuncture?
Acupuncture is a specially designed way to treat a number of ailments and is quite effective. It produces positive results and improvements in less time. According to its practitioners, it is an energy medicine and it can be used to treat over a thousand conditions, chronic illnesses included.
Naturopathic Doctors receive 4 years of TCM training, including theory, diagnosis and treatment using acupuncture and chinese herbs. In TCM, like Naturopathy, the doctor finds and treats the cause of ailments, rather than treating symptoms. By unearthing the paths that are blocked and out of balance in the organs, an acupuncturist works to open the energy pathways, while rebalancing the patient’s chi (Qi).
Chronic Illnesses treated with acupuncture with success include:
Dr. Angeli Chitale ND has been applying TCM techniques with patients since 2000. She has always been a firm believer in energetic medicine and treating physical conditions on all levels - mental and emotional as well as physical. Acupuncture and TCM is unique in combining all levels of healing in a single treatment. Offering several benefits to the patient, including stress reduction.
"if there is no relaxation and rest, there is no healing" - Dr. Angeli Chitale ND