- Acupuncture Northern
Westchester PLLC83 South Bedford Rd
Mount Kisco, NY 10549(914) 244-4410
Acupuncture is recognized by the National Institute of Health (NIH) and the World Health Organization (WHO) to be effective in the treatment of a wide variety of medical problems. Below are some of the health concerns that acupuncture can effectively treat:
Addiction Anxiety Arthritis Asthma Bronchitis Carpal tunnel syndrome Chronic fatigue Colitis Common cold Constipation Dental pain Depression Diarrhea Digestive Continue reading
Acupuncturists must complete three to four years of extensive and comprehensive graduate training. To become certified by the National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (NCCAOM), you must graduate from a program accredited by the Council of Colleges of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (CCOAM). In New York State, acupuncturists are then required to complete the National Certification Commission
Acupuncture is extremely safe. It is an all-natural, drug-free therapy that produces a sense of relaxation and well-being without any negative side effects. There is little danger of infection from acupuncture needles because they are sterile, used once, and then discarded.
Write down and bring any questions you have. We are here to help you. Wear loose, comfortable clothing for easy access to acupuncture points. Do not eat large meals just before or after
your visit. Refrain from overexertion, working out, drugs or alcohol for up to six hours after the visit. Avoid stressful situations. Make time to relax, and Continue reading
Insurance coverage varies from state to state. Contact your insurance provider to learn what kind of care is covered. Here are a few questions to ask:
Will my plan cover acupuncture? How many visits per calendar year? Do I need a referral? Do I have a co-pay? Do I have a deductible? If yes, has it been met?