Integrative Acupuncture is one of the leading acupuncture facilities in Vermont. We work to bring pain relief to the affected areas of residents in the Washington, Chittenden and Lamoille counties. Patients visit our Montpelier and Williston, VT practices to naturally relieve pain and reduce need for medications with acupuncture. Acupuncture is recommended as a firstline treatment by the American College of Physicians in their 2017 Clinical Practice Guidelines for acute and chronic low back pain. The National Institutes of Health also recommends acupuncture for low back pain and knee osteoarthritis.
Back Pain Relief
Acupuncture is effective for treating all types of back pain. At IAOM, we provide relief for a variety of back pain issues. We work with your other healthcare providers to create a comprehensive plan for both acute and chronic back pain solutions.
Acupuncture has been known to completely eliminate acute sciatica in just a few treatments. Finding an experienced acupuncturist with knowledge of all aspects of Chinese medicine, like the providers at Integrative Acupuncture in Montpelier and Williston, allows you a great opportunity to eliminate sciatic pain.
Neck pain can be a crippling issue, causing missed days of work and difficulty doing daily activities. Acupuncture is a safe and natural alternative for neck pain relief. Patients often experience quick changes in their neck pain.
Acupuncture for knee pain has been studied and proven effective. By increasing circulation and reducing tension, acupuncture can cause a reduction in swelling and knee pain of all causes.
Joint pains of all kinds can be reduced by trying acupuncture and massage. By reducing inflammation, pain reduction may result very quickly. Eliminate joint pains of all types by trying these natural and effective treatments.
Integrative Acupuncture has been effectively treating headaches and migraines of all types for decades. Immediate pain relief may be felt during a treatment. Long term elimination of headaches is possible with acupuncture and Chinese medicine.
Menstrual pain is not a normal part of a period and can be eliminated. Trying acupuncture to reduce menstrual pain is a natural alternative to birth control and pain medication. A painless treatment of acupuncture can help.
From TMJ to Bell’s Palsy, combining acupuncture with specialized massage, facial pain can be eliminated. Our painless treatments are natural, drug-less solutions to facial pain.
Post Surgical Pain
Acupuncture benefits post surgical patients and is used routinely in Asia to treat pain post surgery. It can reduce the need for addicting pain medicating drugs and speed up recovery time. The providers at Integrative Acupuncture offer treatments both of our offices, in Montpelier and Williston, VT.
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