Acupuncture By Alex is dedicated to serving the community in its truest form. I believe in total and proper education for each individual in regards to one's health. Acupuncture, which focuses on the body as a holistic system, has an unlimited amount of benefits from relieving pain, nausea, headaches, digestive issues, aiding in fertility and weight loss, helping balance hormones, anxiety, fatigue, insomnia, etc.
Acupuncture itself offers a personalized health care plan.
The points I may use yesterday may not be applicable to your situation tomorrow. Just as our life changes day to day, so should our acupuncture treatments!
In my practice, I also offer Cupping Therapy, which has been a popular trend in the news over the years with celebrities and athletes. Cupping acts as sort of an 'inverted massage' where the oxygen is removed by fire or using a pump to allow the skin to be suctioned. This, in turn, allows for toxins to be pulled out of the skin, rejuventation of new blood cells, also aiding in detoxification of organs and tissues, promoting blood circulation, and lymphatic drainage.
Gua Sha is another technique used similar to cupping. Gua Sha meaning 'scraping sha-bruises' uses certain tools to "
Herbal medicine is another main focus of my business. Herbs in their natural form are the basis for most prescription drugs, in which the compounds become synthesized in a lab, giving us a pill. Herbal medicine works just the same, but with an added benefit of less side effects.
Acupoint Injection Therapy is a modality in my scope of practice where I can inject Vitamin B12 or Homeopathic remedies such as Traumeel for inflammation into acupuncture points. This treatment itself works wonders.