Contemporary Medical Acupuncture Program


Neurofunctional Treatment of Pain and Dysfunction

Neurofunctional Acupuncture
What are the benefits of contemporary medical acupuncture for patients?

What are the benefits of contemporary medical acupuncture for patients?

Acupuncture can be effective as a solitary treatment, or as an adjunct to other therapeutic interventions. The World Health Organization recognizes the use of acupuncture in the treatment of:

  • Sports related injuries and other movement disorders;
  • Musculoskeletal pain problems: neck pain, shoulder pain, low back pain, joint pain;
  • Chronic pain: headaches, sciatica, osteoarthritis, neuritis and facial pain;
  • Digestive disorders: irritable bowel, constipation, diarrhoea and gastritis;
  • Menstrual and reproductive problems: dysmenorrhea, perimenopausal symptoms and infertility;
  • Urinary tract disorders: prostatitis and bladder dysfunction;
  • Respiratory problems: sinusitis, asthma, sore throat and recurrent respiratory tract infections;
  • Stress related problems: addictions and post-traumatic stress disorder.
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