Acupuncture is a therapeutic technique intended to restore health and well-being. Acupuncture is widely considered to be one of the oldest and a commonly used medical procedures throughout the world. In China, the practice of acupuncture can be traced as far back as the 1st millennium BC. Traditional Chinese medical theory holds that acupuncture works by normalizing the balance of "vital energy" or "Chi" throughout the body.
From a traditional Chinese medical view, acupuncture treats the human body in a holistic sense. Application of hair-thin, one-time use needles are placed on specific parts of the body traditionally called "acupuncture points".
The National Institute of Health (NIH) and the World Health Organization (WHO) have found that acupuncture can be beneficial for illnesses such as back pain, fibromyalgia, postoperative pain, asthma, allergies, headaches, arthritis, myofacial pain, menstrual cramps, carpal tunnel, addictions, nausea, and many other ailments. Dr. Webb typically uses acupuncture as a pain relieving technique prior to the chiropractic adjustment.
We are located in the Maricopa Business Center at 44400 W Honeycutt Rd, Ste 102, Maricopa, AZ 85138 next to the Martial Arts School. Walk-ins are welcome, however calling ahead is preferred at (520) 568-5437 avoid waiting.