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Acupuncture Pompano Beach FL

Local resource for acupuncture in Pompano Beach. 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.

Lauren E Eadeh A.P., D.O.M.
(954) 445-1025
1925 S. Perimeter Rd
Ft. Lauderdale, FL
Business
Laser Health Centers - Lauren E Eadeh A.P., D
Specialties
Acupuncture

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Stanger Health Care Center
(954) 944-5860
8197-3 N University Dr
Fort Lauderdale, FL
Promotion
Call Today! Complimentary Assessment and Extended Massage
Hours
Monday 8:30 AM - 6:30 PM
Tuesday 8:30 AM - 6:30 PM
Wednesday 8:30 AM - 6:30 PM
Thursday 8:30 AM - 6:30 PM
Friday 8:30 AM - 6:30 PM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Services
Acupressure, Acupuncture, Applied Kinesiology, Auto Accidents, Chiropractic Laser Therapy, 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, Mobile Chiropractic Care, Orthogonal Chiropractic, Pain Management, Pediatric Chiropractic, Personal Injury, Physical Therapy

South Florida Injury Centers
(954) 666-5664
291 East Commercial Blvd.
Fort Lauderdale, FL
Promotion
We accept all PIP insurance! We are also preferred providers of Cigna and Blue Cross! Call now for an appointment today.
Hours
Monday 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Tuesday 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Wednesday 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Thursday 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Friday 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Saturday 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Sunday Closed
Services
Auto Accidents, Chiropractic Neurology, Chiropractic Traction Therapy, Chiropractic Treatment for Injuries, Chiropractors, Emergency Chiropractic Care, Flexion-Distraction Therapy, Massage Therapy, Pain Management, Personal Injury, Physical Therapy

Lloyd Weishaus AP
(954) 480-2427
22648 Lemon Tree Ln
Boca Raton, FL
Specialties
Acupuncture

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Kim Guerise AP
(561) 417-7552
347 East Palmetto Park Rd
Boca Raton, FL
Specialties
Acupuncture

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Dr. Jeffrey Frachtman
(954) 800-9989
4621 N University Dr
Coral Springs, FL
Promotion
Call today to schedule a consultation!
Hours
Monday 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Tuesday 3:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Wednesday 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Thursday 3:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Friday 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Saturday 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Sunday Closed
Services
Acupressure, Auto Accidents, Chiropractic Traction Therapy, Chiropractic Treatment for Injuries, Chiropractors, Disc Herniation Treatment, Emergency Chiropractic Care, Flexion-Distraction Therapy, Holistic Chiropractic Care, Homeopathic Medicine, Massage Therapy, Pain Management, Personal Injury, Physical Therapy

Scott Denny, PhD, AP, DOM, FAAIM
(888) 840-4325
4711-A N. Dixie Hwy.
Fort Lauderdale, FL
Business
Integrative Hospital Associates
Specialties
Acupuncture, Homeopathy Nutrition Manual Therapy
Insurance
Workmens Comp Accepted: Yes
Accepts Uninsured Patients: Yes
Emergency Care: Yes

Doctor Information
Medical School: Tri-State College of Acupuncture, 1998
Additional Information
Member Organizations: FSOMA AAOM AAPM AAIM AHMA AHHA
Awards: Eleven time recipient of the continuing education excellence award in pain mangement


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Alternatives in Healthcare
(561) 367-5347
6885 S W 18th St, Suite B2-3
Boca Raton, FL
Promotion
The Massage Center
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Alternatives in Healthcare
Free Massage For Members
$49 First Time Visitor Rate
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 10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Sunday Closed
Services
Acupressure, Applied Kinesiology, Auto Accidents, Chiropractic Neurology, Chiropractic Traction Therapy, Chiropractic Treatment for Injuries, Chiropractors, Disc Herniation Treatment, Emergency Chiropractic Care, Holistic Chiropractic Care, Homeopathic Medicine, Massage Therapy, Pain Management, Pediatric Chiropractic, Personal Injury

Odin Gutierrez, A.P.
(786) 564-1881
1650 NE 26th Street
Fort Lauderdale, FL
Business
Healing Arts Center
Specialties
Acupuncture, Auriculotherapy, injection therapy, homeopathy, herbal medicine, micro-current, and cupping.
Insurance
Accepts Uninsured Patients: Yes
Emergency Care: No

Doctor Information
Medical School: Atlantic Institute of Oriental Medicine, 2008
Additional Information
Languages Spoken: English,Spanish

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Dr. Les Pachter, D.C.
(561) 342-1923
9325 Glades Rd
Boca Raton, FL
Hours
Monday 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Tuesday 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Wednesday 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Thursday 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Friday 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Services
Applied Kinesiology, Auto Accidents, Chiropractic Laser Therapy, 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, Physical Therapy

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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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