North Shore Acupuncture and Natural Medicine brings Japanese Style Acupuncture on the North Shore
Why Japanese Style Acupuncture?
Japanese style acupuncture uses thinner acupuncture needles, and a gentler technique with shallow insertion. Japanese style acupuncture relies on palpation of the abdomen, back and various pulses throughout the body.
Initial Consultation, Acupuncture Treatment & Chinese Herbal Medicine:
1 hour and 15 minutes - $175
Follow Up Acupuncture Treatment & Chinese Herbal Medicine:
45 minutes - 1 hour - $100
What should I expect during my initial consultation and acupuncture treatment?
During your first visit, North Shore Acupuncture and Natural Medicine will discuss your health history, health conditions, lifestyle and behaviors. The acupuncturist wants to obtain a complete history to understand your individualized acupuncture treatment plan as well as, determine if Chinese herbal medicine should be part of your treatment plan. After the initial consultation, you will receive an acupuncture treatment.
Are there any “Do’s and Dont’s” for day of treatment?
Yes, to enhance the value of an acupuncture treatment, the following guidelines are important.
Please have a light snack and wear comfortable clothing for treatment.
Do not eat an unusually large meal immediately before or after treatment.
Do not over-exercise within 6 hours before or after treatment.
Plan your activities so that after treatment you can get some rest, this is especially important for the first few visits.
Continue to take any prescription medicines as directed by your physician.