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Acupuncture Riverhead NY

Local resource for acupuncture in Riverhead. 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.

Total Chiropractic Care
(631) 791-2696
2799 Route 112
Medford, NY
Promotion
NO additional charge for spinal decompression. Most dosctors charge an additional $3000 for 12 visits.
Hours
Monday 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Tuesday 3:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Wednesday 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Thursday 3:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Friday 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Services
Applied Kinesiology, Auto Accidents, Chiropractic Laser Therapy, Chiropractic Traction Therapy, Chiropractic Treatment for Injuries, Chiropractors, Decompression Therapy, Disc Herniation Treatment, Emergency Chiropractic Care, Flexion-Distraction Therapy, Holistic Chiropractic Care, Orthogonal Chiropractic, Pediatric Chiropractic, Personal Injury, Physical Therapy

Stephen Flores
(631) 537-8163
2230 Scuttle Hole Road, Box 646
Sag Harbor, NY
 
Acupuncture & Herbs
(631) 729-3005
556 Riviera Drive
Mastic Beach, NY
Specialty
Pain, Stress, Addiction
Gender
female
Education
Master's degree

Ronald Sandoval, L.Ac
(631) 424-8601
1789 E. Jericho Tpke
Huntington , NY
Business
Huntington Wellness Center
Specialties
Acupuncture, Infertility, Reproductive Wellness,
Insurance
Insurance Plans Accepted: Out of Network Acupuncture benefits only
Workmens Comp Accepted: Yes
Accepts Uninsured Patients: Yes

Doctor Information
Medical School: New York College for Wholistic Health Education & Research, 2000
Additional Information
Member Organizations: NCCAOM, ASNY,
Languages Spoken: English,Spanish

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Thrive Chiropractic and Wellness
(631) 904-0275
220 Fort Salonga Rd.
Northport, NY
Hours
Monday Closed
Tuesday 3:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Wednesday Closed
Thursday 3:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Friday Closed
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

Nanci Simari
(631) 729-3005
556 Riviera Dr
Mastic Beach, NY
Company
Nanci Simari
Industry
Acupuncturist

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Nanci Simari, Acupuncturist
(631) 729-3005
499 Montauk Highway
Eastport, NY
Specialty
Pain management, Stress relief
Gender
female
Education
Master's Degree in Oriental Medicine

Family Network Chiro
(516) 218-1436
641 Old Country Rd
Plainview, NY
Hours
Monday 7:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Tuesday Closed
Wednesday 4:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Thursday 7:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Friday Closed
Saturday 9:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Sunday Closed
Services
Applied Kinesiology, Auto Accidents, Chiropractic Neurology, Chiropractic Treatment for Injuries, Chiropractors, Emergency Chiropractic Care, Holistic Chiropractic Care, Pediatric Chiropractic, Personal Injury

Steven Schneider DC,PC
(516) 584-9458
175 Jericho Turnpike
Syosset, NY
Promotion
We are on all hmo & Insurance plans.
Hours
Monday 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Tuesday 3:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Wednesday 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Thursday 1:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Friday 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Saturday 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
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, Massage Therapy, Mobile Chiropractic Care, Orthogonal Chiropractic, Pain Management, Pediatric Chiropractic, Personal Injury, Physical Therapy

Spraker Hill Chiropractic
(518) 966-6765
77 Mohawk Street
Canajoharie, NY
Hours
Monday 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Tuesday 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Wednesday 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Thursday 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Friday Closed
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Services
Auto Accidents, Chiropractic Treatment for Injuries, Chiropractors, Disc Herniation Treatment, Holistic Chiropractic Care, Pediatric Chiropractic, Personal Injury

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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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