Rediscover Natural Healing
OC Acupuncture and Herbs offers a natural and holistic approach to medicine that promotes healing and wellness complementary to conventional medicine. OC Acupuncture and Herbs strongly feels it is our responsibility as healthcare practitioners to empower our patients to take care of their own health. Rediscover the natural healing process with OC Acupuncture and Herbs.
ACUPUNCTURE & MOXIBUSTION
Acupuncture is the practice of inserting needles at points of the body and moxibustion is the warming of moxa wool of the Mugwort herb over the points. Electric stimulation can also be applied to improve rehabilitation. All are methods to restore balance to the body through the stimulation of the acupoints. The practice has a history of over 3000 years and is based on ancient theories of yin & yang, and channels and collaterals that guide its application in Chinese medicine. Book a session today to investigate how this ancient practice can complement your healthcare needs.
HERBS, DIET & NUTRITION
Herbs have a long history of usage in medicine across all cultures of the world, and it is no exception in China. What differentiates Chinese herbs however, is the extensive documentation of the materia medica and its clinical applications for thousands of years. It is used in combination with acupuncture or a stand alone basis, and offered with integration to your existing healthcare. In Chinese medicine, we also see food as a part of the materia medica. Food therapy, combined with modern dietary and nutritional science, is a part of a holistic healthcare routine. Book now for an online or in-person herbal consultation according to Chinese medicine.
CUPPING, TUINA, GUASHA
Cupping, Tuina, and Guasha are additional treatment modalities employed by the acupuncturist to facilitate the healing process through promoting blood circulation, toxin and waste removal, and lymph drainage. Come on in for a session and see if it would be suitable for your healthcare needs.