At Healthy Body, our Naturopathic Doctor Johann de Chickera offers standalone acupuncture treatments for a variety of conditions. His offerings include:
Traditional Chinese Acupuncture
In traditional Chinese acupuncture, ailments are assessed within the framework of Chinese Medicine and "Qi" energy flow.
Dr. de Chickera will first perform an assessment of, taking into account your patient history and physical presentation. After, he will work with you to develop a treatment strategy that best suits your needs.
Acupuncture points along meridians will then be chosen that will best help treat your presenting symptoms and underlying condition.
Some of the benefits of traditional chinese acupuncture include:
- Hormonal regulation
- Immune system modulation
- Pain Reduction
Western Medical Acupuncture
Western Medical Acupuncture takes a different approach to diagnosis and treatment. This technique targets the anatomical structures that are the root cause of pain in the body. Dr. de Chickera may also use electrical stimulation through the acupuncture points.
Some of benefits of this type of acupuncture include:
- Pain reduction
- Decreased muscle tension
- Accelerated healing from injuries