Acupuncture Is Good For Pain of All Types

Acupuncture is good for pain of all types including arthritis and chronic back pain. Most painful conditions in the body can be dealt with in a number of ways but the most common way, other than popping pills, is acupuncture.

If you have ever experienced chronic pain in the in the muscles and joints that never seems to go away, it can be a debilitating condition to say the least. If you have tried regular treatments to manage pain like ice and heat or anti-inflammatory drugs, acupuncture may be the pain relief solution you have been searching for.

How Often Will I Need Acupuncture?

After you have come to your local acupuncturist for help with pain, you should book at least a  weekly treatment session until all the pain is gone. They you can gradually decrease the period of time in between each visit.

Just like your car, you never just get one oil change. You have to come in for routine maintenance to keep it working properly. The same goes for the body. You need to take care of it with a proper diet and exercise and if the muscles and joints begin to weaken, you have to seek out a professional who knows the body – your local trusted and certified acupuncturist!

Acupuncture Services Red Deer

Dr J Arlo Chinnery TCMD RAc

Dr J Arlo Chinnery, as a TCMD and RAc, is trained to determine where blockages may be and inserts the needles in strategic points to optimize the qi flow needed to lessen the pain and/or symptoms and allow the body to continue to improve the health and well-being.

Many acupuncture needles may be needed depending on the condition or injury. Each person and each condition is different, therefore, the number of treatments and frequency of treatments will vary and will change as improvements become more noticeable.

Help With PTSD and Depression

Dr Arlo has a keen interest in helping patients to overcome the difficult and invasive symptoms of PTSD (Post Traumatic Stress Disorder) and depression with a few acupuncture sessions.

Dr Arlo Chinnery specializes in treating pain and immobility through the use of acupuncture and successfully treats pain in all parts of the body, pain from injury and degeneration, acute and chronic headache and migraine, immobility, insomnia, and sequelae stroke are just a few of the main conditions he has treated successfully.

It presents a challenging combination of concerns but he is confident that his acupuncture treatments are of great benefit in helping patients to minimize symptoms and cope with this disorder.

He is also encouraged by the success he has seen in treating anxiety and depression, female specific problems and overall digestive and neurological disorders. Dr Arlo looks forward to seeing you for an individual consultation in the near future.

Acupuncture can be helpful for a number of painful conditions in the body like headaches, leg pain, fibromyalgia for starters. Here are a few other types of pain that acupuncture helps with:

  • Back Pain
  • Sciatica
  • Arthritis
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Headaches
  • Sinus issues
  • PTSD, Anxiety, Stress, Depression
  • Sports related sprains and strains
  • Frozen shoulder
  • Shingles
  • Plantar fasciitis
  • Sequela Stroke
  • Bell’s palsy
  • IBS (Irritable Bowel Syndrome)

If you have any comments or suggestions about acupuncture or any of our related service services like TCM or Massage, Dr Arlo would be only too happy to hear from you.

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