Acupuncture sessions are private and one-on-one. The first session begins with an in depth intake to get a sense of your health history, your concerns, and the ins- and-outs of your body. In subsequent visits, we will check in about highlights and changes since the last treatment. Traditional Chinese Medicine diagnostics as well as manual diagnostics to inform the treatment. What happens during each Acupuncture session varies depending on your needs and circumstances; Various techniques like Chi Nei Tsang, Cupping, Gua Sha, Tui Na,Therapeutic Bodywork, Moxabustion, Auricular Acupuncture, Castor oil, Infared heat, or Ear seeds may be incorporated. Herbs, Chi Kung, or nutrition and lifestyle changes may also be recommended. Acupuncture sessions are enjoyable, effective, and create lasting change.
I treat patients in my downtown Easthampton office Monday through Friday.
Acupuncture Initial visits are 60-75 minutes and follow up visits are generally 60 minutes. You can download Intake forms here http://www.tfaforms.com/293688 or you can arrive 10 minutes early to your first appointment to fill out paperwork. Before receiving treatment, you should have something light to eat. It is best to wear loose, comfortable clothing for treatments.
Acupuncture sessions are by appointment only. I treat patients on Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays. On occasion, I treat patients on Wednesdays.
Payment Cash, check, and various insurance plans like Harvard Pilgrim and Cigna are accepted. Please inquire for more information.