Acupuncture is a therapeutic method involving the insertion of stainless steel needles into the body to reduce and relieve pain, and improve function. Acupuncture stimulates the body to produce pain-relieving chemicals. This stimulates natural healing abilities by improving energy and biochemical balance.
Acupuncture treats both acute and chronic pain, and is often used as a supplement to physiotherapy, massage therapy, or chiropractic.
The World Health Organization recognizes acupuncture for treatment of:
Experienced with injuries including sports injuries, motor vehicle accidents, and WSIB.