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What can acupuncturists treat?

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:

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How are acupuncturists educated?

Today in the United States, entry level practice for acupuncturists requires a master degree and acupuncturists undertake comprehensive training at nationally certified schools. All acupuncturists must pass a national board exam and meet strict guidelines to practice in every state.

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How safe is acupuncture?

Acupuncture is extremely safe. It is an all-natural, drug-free therapy, yielding no side effects just feelings of relaxation and well-being. There is little danger of infection from acupuncture needles because they are sterile, used once, and then discarded.

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How should I prepare?

Write down and bring any questions you have. We are here to help you. Have a snack or small meal within 3 hours of your appointment time. Do not eat a LARGE meal                just before or immediately after your visit. Refrain from overexertion, working out, drugs or alcohol for up to six hours after Continue reading

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Will my insurance cover acupuncture?

Insurance coverage varies based on your plan. Contact your insurance provider to learn what kind of care is covered. Payment for services is expected at time services are rendered.  However, the office can provide you with an insurance receipt to submit to your insurance company for reimbursement. Here are a few questions to ask your insurance representative regarding coverage:

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