A lot of clinical researches have shown acupuncture's effects on the nervous system, endocrine and immune systems, cardiovascular system, reproductive systems and digestive system. By stimulating the body's various systems, acupuncture improves bodily functions, promotes natural self-healing process and help to resolve pain.
We offer both TCM and TKM (Traditional Chinese and Korean Medicine) to treat your headaches which would allow you to witness more powerful results of acupuncture.
Restoring your health and keeping you away from headaches is what we do best.
All acupuncture sessions will be designed just for you.
Individual suffering from a headache may report a decreased physical ability and an increase in symptoms with movement of the head or neck, prolonged sitting and standing in front of the computer. Other symptoms associated with headache are as follow: neck pain; muscle tenderness over the joints in the neck; shoulder/arm pain on the same side of the headache; weakness; and possible dizziness, nausea, and lightheadedness. Headache and its associated symptoms are typically the result of stiff joints in the neck; soft tissue tightness and/or trigger points; and, possibly nerve irritation. Physical therapy is commonly prescribed for individuals who experience a headache. Physical therapist will complete a comprehensive musculo-skeletal exam to determine which structures are contributing to the symptoms.
The exam includes assessment of:
/ Evaluate the individual postures /Range of motion of the head and neck, joint mobility / Musculature tightness, tenderness, and trigger points / Endurance of the deep neck flexor muscles; strength and endurance of the axio-scapular muscles.
Based on the results of the examination, the physical therapist will then design a specific treatment plan:
/ Joint mobilization technique for a stiff joint in the upper cervical spine. / Manual therapy technique used to decrease stress on the head and neck and promote pain relief. / Soft tissue massage. /Education on posture and body mechanics stretching. / Pain relieving modalities such as Shock wave, Filmm fighter, Electrical stimulation, Ultrasound, Glaston technique, Kinegio tapping, etc
Tui Na & Medical Massage
Tui Na, along with acupuncture and herbal medicine, are the main components of Traditional Eastern Medicine. A specific pressure can be applied to specific acupuncture point to improve energy and blood circulation, avoid blockages, tension and pain as headaches and neck pain. Because Tui Na is a complete system, the treatment can boost the effect of both acupuncture and herbal medicine.
Headache Wellness Tui na offers a natural healing services designed to rejuvenate your mind, body and soul.
FOOD IS MEDICINE.
Written records of the use of herbal medicine date back to more than 5,000 years ago. Medicinal herbs have their own powerful properties and are being used to treat a number of health concerns and conditions. Herbs are a safer means of treatment than conventional medications which is why so many people are choosing to go back to this traditional idea of medicine.
Do not take chemical pills every day for cutting your pain.
Headache is not an aspirin deficiency.
Now, heal yourself with herbal medicine.
Our certified herbalist prescribes the best medical grade herbal concoctions and herbal medicine of the highest quality (KFDA approved in GMP grade facility).
doTerra essential oil therapy
As you may already know, severe head pain isn’t just a nuisance: it can put you out of commission all day long (or even longer when dealing with long-term migraines). Maybe Tylenol isn’t cutting it. Or maybe you would prefer a more ideal way to find relief.
Either way, consider a natural remedy like essential oils to relieve that pain in the brain.
Some people react to one particular oil differently from another person. Therefore, it’s good to have several options to see what works best for you. Moreover, essential oils are like a lot of things in that you can build a tolerance. And too much tolerance, means a loss of efficacy. This is why you should switch up your oils from time to time. We use the best quality doTERRA single essential oils and blends for migraines, tension headaches, and mild head pain.
Our alternative treatments will unlock your body’s healing potential.