Treatable Conditions

What Can Acupuncture And Asian Medicine Treat?

My promise to my patients is that I will either help you deal with your condition or aid you in finding a practitioner who can. In this section we’ll talk about Consulting Services, Chinese Medicine and Specialized Services, like Acupuncture and Acupressure.

Many Treatable Conditions
The following is taken directly from “A Consumer’s Guide to Acupuncture and Asian Medicine” published by the California Department of Consumer Affairs Acupuncture Board. It is a list of health conditions commonly treated by licensed acupuncturists. At this time the guide is undergoing changes and is not available from the Consumer Affairs website, but it is a good list of treatable conditions.

  • allergies/asthma
  • anxiety/depression
  • arthritis/joint problems
  • back pain
  • bladder/kidney problems
  • constipation/diarrhea
  • colds/influenza
  • cough/bronchitis
  • dizziness
  • fatigue
  • gastrointestinal disorders
  • gynecological disorders
  • headache/migraine
  • heart problems/palpitations
  • high blood pressure
  • immune system deficiency
  • knee pain
  • menopausal discomfort
  • musculoskeletal injuries
  • pre-menstrual syndrome
  • paralysis/numbness
  • rhinitis
  • sciatica
  • sexual dysfunction
  • side effects of chemotherapy
  • sinusitis
  • skin problems
  • stress/tension
  • stroke rehabilitation
  • tendonitis