acupuncture benefits, nyc

Acupuncture Pros

There are many benefits of acupuncture including stress relief, improved sleep, and pain management. When it is compared to conventional western medicine, there's a huge difference.

  • There are very few side effects of Acupuncture treatments
  • Acupuncture does not require the use of synthetic drugs
  • Acupuncture treatment does not require prolonged healing stages resulting in down-time compared to surgery
  • Acupuncture is effective even when combined with other treatments
  • Acupuncture is a superior option for those in which medication is not suitable
  • Acupuncture naturally improves energy
  • Acupuncture has the ability to help with other conditions outside of the primary condition treated
  • Acupuncture is one of the most popular utilized form of alternative medicine

Acupuncture Cons

Like every other treatment provided, acupuncture does have a few cons. With the right mindset, some could also be benefits to your wellness.

  • Acupuncture is not fast acting; a full treatment course starts at 10 treatments
  • Acupuncture has the potential to cause slight discomfort at the site of insertion even after needles are removed
  • Acupuncture may cause bruising to those who bruise easily
  • Acupuncture may cause a healing crisis, symptoms may worsen prior to improving
  • Chronic conditions (over 6 months) may require a lengthy treatment plan
  • You may have to modify your meals for optimum results
  • Recommendation of certain activities to improve quality of life may be incorporated into your treatment plan

Phone: (646) 854-6619

Monday-Sunday 8am to 8pm
By appointment only

Acupuncture Benefits - Linyana Gipson, L.Ac. in Upper West Side, Manhattan, NY 10024

107 W. 82nd St, Ste 108
New York, NY 10024
(Btwn Columbus & Amsterdam)