Holistic Acupuncture in Boca Raton

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Holistic Acupuncture in Boca Raton

While searching for relief from muscle pain and tension, you may stumble upon the term Holistic Acupuncture in Boca Raton. In order to understand this approach, it is important to be clear on the definition of the terms.

Holistic Approach

Holistic is a terminology used to define any treatment that involves the whole individual and all its parts interconnected. Instead of focusing on specific areas of expertise, a practitioner working with a Holistic approach will use all the tools possible to tackle the problem.

Ancient Medicine

Acupuncture is an ancient Chinese practice of treating the body, inside and out, based on pressure points and energy flow. With thin needles inserted into the patient’s skin, the acupuncturist will stimulate energy flow and muscle tension bringing balance. Sometimes heat, pressure, and a mild current are used with the needles.

Acupuncture in Boca Raton

During a consultation for your first session of Holistic Acupuncture in Boca Raton, you will be asked to fill a form with your medical concerns and what you expect from the treatment. Following reviewing your records, our Acupuncturist will examine your areas of tensions and determine the best strategy. It is essential to share any medical concerns you may have experienced with your acupuncturist. The holistic treatment works the whole body, and one area of tension may as well be related to an internal organ area of ailment.

The treatment at Dr. Rich Chiro

Acupuncture treatments last from 20 minutes to about one hour. The needles used are very thin, about eight times smaller than a typical medical syringe. Most patients describe acupuncture treatments as a quick, painless pinch and a relaxing experience. Studies have shown that the body responds to acupuncture treatments by releasing endorphins that increase blood cell count and boost the immune system. Dr. Rich offers Acupuncture in Boca Raton and in Delray Beach. Both offices have high-qualified Acupuncturists ready to relief you form you discomfort.