Why Use Acupuncture?

Acupuncture is a time tested and widely used therapy that acts as a natural analgesic, improves circulation, calms the nervous system, and restores function to tissue. Acupuncture can help you get out of pain and work with a wide variety of internal conditions such as fertility, allergies, Gastro-Intestinal disorders.

What To Expect With Acupuncture

Relatively Pain Free & Fast

You can expect to be in and out of the office in under 45 minutes.

Accurate Evaluation

During your initial consultation, your provider will estimate the number of treatments that are likely needed to help you resolve your condition.

Resolution of Symptoms

The effects of acupuncture often result in a complete absence of symptoms that last.

Common Questions About Acupuncture

Does Acupuncture Hurt?

Acupuncture needles are thin and are relatively painless. After the needles are inserted, most patients report feelings of deep relaxation during their session. Any pain from the needle insertion generally disappears within a few seconds.

Does Acupuncture Work ?

Acupuncture is used worldwide to help resolve chronic pain. As indicated by Vicars’ study, “Acupuncture is effective for the treatment of chronic musculoskeletal, headache and osteoarthritis pain. Treatment effects of acupuncture persist over time and cannot be explained solely in terms of placebo effects.” Andrews J. Vicars et al. J Pain. 2018 May.

There are many well-documented studies that conclude acupuncture’s efficacy and this only validates the years of our own anecdotal evidence. We have seen thousands of patients resolve a variety of conditions using acupuncture.

How Many Sessions Will It Take To Feel A Difference?

Most patients report feeling significantly better within a few weeks of starting treatment. Results vary for each individual and depend on the length and severity your condition has been present.

What Can I Expect In My First Session?

During your initial consultation, we will determine if acupuncture is the right fit for you and determine a functional baseline. If you are a good candidate for acupuncture, we will develop a treatment plan specific to your needs and get you started with treatment on the same day.

Does Tucson Acupuncture & Wellness Accept Insurance?

If your insurance covers acupuncture, our clinic will provide a superbill to help get you reimbursed for your treatments.

    Our Location

    Tucson Acupuncture & Wellness
    282 E. River Road
    Suite 101
    Tucson, Arizona 85704

    The information contained on this website is not intended to diagnose, treat, or intervene in any medical condition. The circumstances of each patient are different. Treatment is offered only after an appropriate medical consultation and assessment. Outcomes are never guaranteed. Individual results may vary.
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