What to Expect on Your First Office Visit
Prior to your office visit, please make your First Acupuncture Phone Intake appointment. After this phone interview you will make an appointment to come into the clinic.
When you arrive:
For your comfort, bring or wear loose fitting clothes.
There is FREE 2 HR parking on High street. Please bring your mask and knock on the door at 282 East 18th Ave. You will be met at the door and led into the building.
Make yourself comfortable in the indicated treatment room, where you will talk about your treatment.
Relax on the comfortable treatment table as the hair-thin acupuncture needles are gently inserted. Give yourself about 45 minutes for the entire treatment time.
The treatment may also include some other modalities such as:
moxabustion heat therapy, electric stimulation therapy. You will relax on the table for about 20-30 minutes, and then the needles will be taken out. You may now get up and enjoy the rest of your day!
It is advised to drink plenty of water and avoiding heavy exercise directly after treatments.
Some things you may notice after your treatment: you may sleep better, have more energy, have less pain, feel calmer and are able to concentrate better.