Oriental medicine, which includes the practice of acupuncture, Chinese herbology and Asian bodywork therapy, is a comprehensive health care system encompassing a variety of traditional healthcare therapies that have been used for more than 3,000 years to diagnose and treat illness, prevent disease and improve well-being.


The World Health Organization recognizes Acupuncture and Oriental medicine as effective for more than 43 common ailments, including:

Respiratory Disorders: Sinusitis, Rhinitis, Common Cold, Tonsillitis, Sore Throat, Hay Fever, Bronchitis, Bronchial Asthma

Disorders of the Eyes: Acute conjunctivitis, Myopia in children, Cataracts without complications, Central retinitis

Mental-Emotional Disorders: Anxiety, Depression, Stress, Insomnia, Addictions, Weight control

Musculo-skeletal Disorders: rozen shoulder, tennis elbow, Low back pain, Osteoarthritis and joint pains, Stiff neck, Tendinitis, Bursitis, Sprains, Injuries from auto accidents, Chronic fatigue syndrome, Fibromyalgia

Gastro-intestinal Disorders: cute and chronic gastritis, Hyperacidity, Hiccoughs, Acute uncomplicated duodenal ulcer, Chronic duodenal ulcer, Acute and chronic colitis, Acute bacillary dysentery, Constipation, Diarrhea, Paralytic ileus

Neurological Disorders: eadache and Migraine, Dizziness, Trigeminal neuralgia, Facial palsy (most effective within 3-6 months), Pareses following stroke, Peripheral neuropathies, Meniere's disease, Neurogenic bladder dysfunction, Nocturnal enuresis, Intercostal neuralgia, Sciatica

Disorders of the Mouth: oothache, Post extraction pain, Gingivitis, Acute and chronic pharyngitis

Ear Disorders: inging in ears, Deafness, Meniere's disease, Earache

Reproductive System Disorders: nfertility, Premenstrual Syndrome (PMS), Irregular Menses, Menstrual cramps, Pelvic inflammatory disease (PID), Menopausal symptoms, Morning sickness, Urinary incontinence, Impotence/ED