Orthopedics and Sports Medicine

Acupuncture can help to relieve pain, heal injuries, and restore function so that you can get back to the activities and quality of life you enjoy.   Some orthopedic conditions commonly treated with acupuncture include:

General pain conditions:

  • Arthritis and joint pain
  • Bursitis
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Menstrual pain
  • Muscle tension and spasms
  • Pain from cancer
  • Post-surgical pain
  • Repetative strain injuries
  • Sprains and strains
  • Tendonitis and tendonosus
  • Nerve pain from shingles and herpes zoster

Low back pain and pelvic area pain:

  • Sciatica and piriformis syndrome
  • Sacro-iliac (SI) joint pain
  • Lumbar arthritis
  • Degenerative disc pain
  • Radiculopathy
  • Bulging or herniated disc

Neck and thoracic pain:

  • Whiplash syndrome
  • Cervicalgia
  • Neck sprain/strain
  • Degenerative disc and joint disease
  • Thoracic outlet syndrome
  • Neck arthritis

Headache and facial pain:

  • Migraines
  • Tension headaches
  • Jaw and dental pain
  • TMJ
  • Sinusitis
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia

Extremity Pain:

  • Rotator cuff impingement
  • Frozen shoulder
  • Shoulder bursitis
  • Tennis and golfer’s elbow
  • Carpal tunnel syndrome
  • Hand arthritis
  • Tennis and golfer’s elbow
  • Wrist sprain
  • Ligament sprains
  • Hamstring strains
  • Iliotibial band (IT band) pain
  • Knee meniscus injuries
  • Osteoarthritis in the hip or knee
  • Achilles tendonitis
  • Ankle sprain
  • Plantar fasciitis
  • Shin splints