Published medical research, including reports from the World Health Organization and the National Institutes of Health, demonstrate acupuncture is an effective adjunct therapy for a wide variety of conditions.
"Acupuncture has substantially lower incidence of adverse side effects than that of many drugs or other accepted medical procedures used for the same conditions." - NIH, Consensus Statement JAMA Vol 280 No.17 Nov. 4, 1998.
Under the leadership of William D. Skelton, D. Ac., our acupuncture services adopt this ancient system of traditional Chinese medicine as a modern, painless treatment. According to Dr. Skelton, "Acupuncture is a safe and effective way to treat conditions as a complement to traditional medical therapy. We always seek to work with your healthcare provider and will do our best to help you."
Conditions helped by acupuncture include:
- Neck and back pain
- Fibromyalgia Syndrome
Are you concerned about the needles? Acupuncture needles are very thin and very rarely, if ever, hurt. All acupuncture needles are new, used only once, and disposed of in a hospital sharps box.
For more information or to schedule an appointment, call 706-475-7330 or email us.