Acupuncture

acupuncture

 

Our resident Doctor of Naturopathy, Dr. Patti Kim, is  a licensed acupuncturist and herbalist specializing in the use of natural therapies and treatment modalities such as homeopathy, nutriceuticals, acupuncture, hydrotherapy, vitamin B-12 injections, western and eastern botanicals, qi gong, lifestyle counseling, and clinical nutrition.

Dr. Kim has trained extensively as a primary care physician who specializes in addressing the underlying causes of disease through effective and individualized natural therapies. Dr. Kim aims to employ therapies that support and promote the body’s natural healing processes. Dr. Kim integrates Eastern and Western philosophies in order to best treat her patients, tailoring each treatment to the needs of each individual.

 

 

    

Dr. Patti Kim

  

What problems are commonly treated with Acupuncture?

The most common ailments presented tend to be pain related conditions. For example: 
arthritis, back, neck, knee and shoulder pain, carpal tunnel syndrome and sciatica.
 

Acupuncture is capable of successfully treating a wide range of conditions including: 

 
Eye, Ear, Nose, Throat Disorders, Sinusitis, Sore Throat, Hay Fever,
Earache, Nerve Deafness, Ringing in the Ears, Dizziness,
Poor Eyesight, Circulatory Disorders, High Blood Pressure,
Angina Pectoris, Arteriosclerosis, Anemia, Gastrointestinal Disorders, Irritable Bowel Syndrome, Spastic colon, Colitis, Constipation,
Diarrhea, Food Allergies, Ulcers, Gastritis, Abdominal Bloating,
Hemorrhoids, Gynecological / Genitourinary Disorders, Premenstrual Syndrome (PMS) Irregular, Heavy or Painful Menstruation, Endometriosis, Menopause, Fibroids,
Chronic Bladder Infection, Complications in Pregnancy,  Morning Sickness, Kidney Stones, Impotence, Infertility in Men and Women, Sexual Dysfunction, Immune Disorders, Candida,
Chronic Fatigue, HIV and AIDS, Epstein Barr Virus, Allergies, Lupus
MS, Hepatitis, Addiction, Smoking Cessation, Drugs, Alcohol, Emotional and Psychological Disorders, Anxiety, Insomnia,
Depression, Stress, Musculoskeletal and Neurological Disorders,  Neuralgia, Bursitis, Tendonitis, Stiff Neck, Bell’s Palsy, Trigeminal Neuralgia, Headaches and Migraines, Stroke, Cerebral Palsy
Polio, Sprains, Muscle Spasms, Shingles, Respiratory Disorders,  Asthma, Emphysema, Bronchitis, Colds and Flus, Acupuncture Also Treats Chemotherapy/Radiation Side Effects, Diabetes, Dermatological Disorders, and Weight Control.