"With ear acupuncture, you receive many of the benefits of standard acupuncture in terms of pain relief. In addition, you spend less time in the doctor's office and furthermore, it can be much more affordable," asserted Howard Chen, MD, Medical Director of Integrative Medicine.
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"With ear acupuncture, you receive many he benefits of standard acupuncture in s of pain relief. In addition, you spend time in the doctor's office and hermore, it can be much more affordable," rted Howard Chen, MD, Medical Director of grative Medicine.
Dr. Chen demonstrates acupuncture, which is a very old nique for pain relief.
Dr. Chen noted "We good data from randomized controlled ies as well as case studies that show ear acupuncture is beneficial for cing inoperative pain, as well as pain various sources, including back, neck, lders and multiple joints, especially due rthritis or sciatica."
Patient Joshua Ah can attest to the pain relief. After his t experience with ear acupuncture for in his shoulder and knee, Josh says it orking really well for him. “I usually up to an 8 on a pain scale of 1-10 at point every day and since getting the uncture it hasn’t gone above a 1. I’m on it,” explained Josh.
Unlike itional acupuncture, ear acupuncture lves the use of longer acting needles stay in the ear for up to two-to-three s to prolong the pain-relieving fits.
Dr. Chen says the Renown medical uncture office has developed a type of p acupuncture that is useful for treating nic, as well as acute pain. The "Ear uncture" group treatment reduces the cost patients.
To learn more about ear uncture and group sessions, visit wn.org/MedicalAcupuncture.Less