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Acupuncture Park City UT

Local resource for acupuncture in Park 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.

Apollo Chiropractic
(801) 290-8417
5882 S 900 E # 100
Salt Lake City, UT
Hours
Monday 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Tuesday 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Wednesday 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Thursday 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Friday 10:00 AM - 6:00 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, Flexion-Distraction Therapy, Holistic Chiropractic Care, Homeopathic Medicine, Massage Therapy, Orthogonal Chiropractic, Pain Management, Pediatric Chiropractic, Personal Injury

Scott Zuckerman , MD, DABMA
(435) 901-0057
7381 Buckboard Dr.
Park City, UT
Specialties
Pediatrics/Medical Acupuncture

Kris Justesen
(801) 263-9380
545 East 4500 S. #E-230
Salt Lake City, UT
 
Center for Reproductive Wellness
(801) 521-0531
3350 S. Highland Drive
Salt Lake City, UT
Specialty
Reproductive Endocrinology
Gender
Female
Education
Master of Science
Professional Memberships
National Certification Commission Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine

Center for Reproductive Wellness
(801) 521-0531
3350 S. Highland Drive
Salt Lake City, UT
Specialty
Infertility / Women's Health
Gender
Female
Education
MSOM, DIPL.Ac., LAc
Professional Memberships
NCCAOM

Chiropractic First
(801) 702-8550
1116 E 3300 S
Salt Lake City, UT
Hours
Monday 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Tuesday 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Wednesday 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Thursday 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Friday 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Saturday 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Sunday Closed
Services
Acupressure, 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, Pain Management, Pediatric Chiropractic, Personal Injury, Physical Therapy

Yancheng Zuo
(801) 647-4777
2111 E 3900 S
Salt Lake City, UT
 
Longevity Acupuncture Clinic
(435) 659-9464
1816 Prospector Ave
Park City, UT
Specialty
fertility and orthopedics
Gender
male and female
Education
Master of Science
Professional Memberships
Licensed Acupuncturists

Harmony Acupuncture
(801) 707-7612
1390 S 1100 E, Ste. 110
Salt Lake City, UT
Specialty
Fertility, Pain, Women's Health
Gender
Female
Education
Licensed Acupuncturist Five Branches Institute
Associated Hospitals
Reproductive Care Center, Utah Center for Reproductive Medicine
Professional Memberships
NCCAOM, Utah Acupuncture Asociation

Omega Interventional Pain Clinic
(801) 261-4988
3838 South 700 East #300
Salt Lake City, UT
Specialty
Chronic Pain Management

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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