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Acupuncture Long Island City NY

Local resource for acupuncture in Long Island City. Includes detailed information on local business that give access to acupuncture points, nausea reduction, pain relief, infertility treatment, disease prevention, general health promotion and more. Read on for more advice and content on alternative medicine and traditional Chinese medicine.

Elizabeth Carpenter
(212) 213-5785
East 40th Street
New York, NY
Specialties
Acupuncture
Insurance
Medicare Accepted: No
Workmens Comp Accepted: No
Accepts Uninsured Patients: No
Emergency Care: No


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Gabriel A Sher L.Ac.
(917) 951-4799
30 East 40th St.
New York, NY
Specialties
Acupuncture
Insurance
Medicare Accepted: No
Workmens Comp Accepted: No
Accepts Uninsured Patients: No
Emergency Care: No


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Phelts Chiropractic
(646) 626-7853
124 E 40th Street, Suite 301
New York, NY
Promotion
Call us today to schedule an appointment!
(between Park and Lexington Ave)
Hours
Monday 9:30 AM - 7:00 PM
Tuesday 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Wednesday 9:30 AM - 7:00 PM
Thursday 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Friday 9:30 AM - 7:00 PM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Services
Acupressure, Applied Kinesiology, Auto Accidents, Chiropractic Neurology, Chiropractic Treatment for Injuries, Chiropractors, Disc Herniation Treatment, Emergency Chiropractic Care, Holistic Chiropractic Care, Homeopathic Medicine, Pain Management, Personal Injury, Physical Therapy

Jonathan Simon
(212) 224-0087
305 East 55th Street
New York, NY
Business
NYC Points
Specialties
Acupuncture, Herbal medicine
Insurance
Insurance Plans Accepted: OxfordUnited HealthcarePHCSAlerican Specialty Health NetworkAETNA
Accepts Uninsured Patients: Yes
Emergency Care: Yes

Doctor Information
Residency Training: Pacific College of Oriental Medicine
Medical School: Pacific College of Oriental Medicine, 2001
Additional Information
Languages Spoken: English

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Broadway Chiropractic-Wellness
(646) 626-4357
1410 Broadway
New York, NY
Promotion
Mention our $100 special offer for new patients!

Includes:

Thorough consultation with the doctor, Complete spinal examination, 2 X-rays (if necessary),and Report of findings
Hours
Monday 11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Tuesday 11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Wednesday 8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Thursday 11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Friday 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Services
Acupressure, Acupuncture, Chiropractic Traction Therapy, Chiropractic Treatment for Injuries, Chiropractors, Disc Herniation Treatment, Emergency Chiropractic Care, Flexion-Distraction Therapy, Holistic Chiropractic Care, Homeopathic Medicine, Massage Therapy, Mobile Chiropractic Care, Pain Management, Pediatric Chiropractic, Physical Therapy

Scott Suvow L.Ac.
(212) 683-9575
30 East 40th St.
New York, NY
Specialties
Acupuncture
Insurance
Medicare Accepted: No
Workmens Comp Accepted: No
Accepts Uninsured Patients: No
Emergency Care: No


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Mirto Chiropractic
(917) 383-1631
580 Park Ave ste 1b
New York, NY
Hours
Monday 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Tuesday 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Wednesday 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Thursday 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Friday 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Services
Chiropractic Treatment for Injuries, Chiropractors, Pain Management, Pediatric Chiropractic

Dr. Jamie Bassel DC
(917) 268-6784
425 Madison Avenue
New York, NY
Promotion
Free Nutritional Consultation for every patient.
Learn ways to lose weight safe and easily.
Hours
Monday 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Tuesday 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Wednesday 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Thursday 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Friday 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Services
Applied Kinesiology, Auto Accidents, Chiropractic Neurology, Chiropractic Traction Therapy, Chiropractic Treatment for Injuries, Chiropractors, Decompression Therapy, Disc Herniation Treatment, Emergency Chiropractic Care, Holistic Chiropractic Care, Homeopathic Medicine, Orthogonal Chiropractic, Pain Management, Pediatric Chiropractic, Personal Injury, Physical Therapy

Susan Krieger
(917) 678-2484
635 Madison Ave
New York, NY
Specialties
Acupuncture, Acupressure, Nutrition, Macrobiotic Counseling, Qi-Gong-Yoga
Insurance
Insurance Plans Accepted: Super Bill given to those covered for Acupuncture out of network
Accepts Uninsured Patients: Yes

Additional Information
Member Organizations: NCCAOM Board Certified in Acupuncture and Asian Bodywork Therapy, AOBTA Senior Instructor, MEA--Senior Macrobiotic Counselor


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Laura Gross
(212) 245-2777
West 52nd Street
New York, NY
Specialties
Acupuncture
Insurance
Medicare Accepted: No
Workmens Comp Accepted: No
Accepts Uninsured Patients: No
Emergency Care: No


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Acupuncture - Meridians in Acupuncture

Acupuncture

Channels or Meridians in Acupuncture - The invisible Pathways of Qi

Chinese use the term "jing luo" which means, channels, conduit, meridian etc. According to acupuncture, these are the invisible channels through which qi circulates throughout the body. The acupuncture points (or holes as the Chinese term xue is more aptly translated means) are the locations where the qi of the channels rises close to the surface of the body. There are 12 main meridians, six of which are yin and six are yang and numerous minor ones, which form a network of energy channels throughout the body.

In acupuncture, each meridian is related to, and named after, an organ or function, the main ones are: the lung, kidney, gallbladder, stomach, spleen, heart, small intestine, large intestine, gall bladder, urinary bladder, san jiao (three heater) and pericardium (heart protector/ or circulation sex meridian).

There are also 8 extraordinary channels in acupuncture that are considered to be reservoirs supplying qi and blood to the twelve regular channels. These are believed to have a strong connection to the kidney. The meridians are shown in the figures.

Location of the meridians and acupoints (acupuncture points) in the body.

Dotted along these meridians are more than 400 acupuncture points, classified by WHO. (There may be as many as 2000 points in use for different treatments.) These are listed by name, number and the meridian to which they belong.

When Chi flows freely through the meridians, the body is balanced and healthy, but if the energy becomes blocked, stagnated or weakened, it can result in physical, mental or emotional ill health. An imbalance in a person's body can result from inappropriate emotional responses such as: excess anger, over-excitement, self-pity, deep grief and fear. Environmental factors such as cold, damp/hu...

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