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Acupuncture Staten Island NY

Local resource for acupuncture in Staten Island. 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.

Staten Island Chiropractic Assoc Pc
(347) 850-0959
2052 Richmond Rd
Staten Island, NY
Promotion
We do not accept: Health First, Medicaid or HIP insurances.
Hours
Monday 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Tuesday 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Wednesday 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Thursday 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Friday 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Saturday 8:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Sunday Closed
Services
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, Orthogonal Chiropractic, Pediatric Chiropractic, Personal Injury

Glass Chiropractic
(908) 634-1119
236 E Westfield Ave
Roselle Park, NJ
Promotion
Celebration of 25th Anniversary - Free Visit to office includes Exam, X-rays, & Report of findings (value of $225.00)
Hours
Monday 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Tuesday 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Wednesday 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Thursday Closed
Friday 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Saturday 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Sunday Closed
Services
Auto Accidents, Chiropractic Traction Therapy, Chiropractic Treatment for Injuries, Chiropractors, Disc Herniation Treatment, Emergency Chiropractic Care, Flexion-Distraction Therapy, Holistic Chiropractic Care, Massage Therapy, Pain Management, Personal Injury

A & W Chiropractic
(908) 967-5431
126 South Ave E
Cranford, NJ
Promotion
Call A&W Chiropractic today to schedule an appointment!
Hours
Monday 9:30 AM - 7:00 PM
Tuesday 9:30 AM - 7:00 PM
Wednesday 2:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Thursday 9:30 AM - 7:00 PM
Friday 9:30 AM - 7:00 PM
Saturday 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Sunday Closed
Services
Acupressure, Applied Kinesiology, Auto Accidents, Chiropractic Laser Therapy, Chiropractic Traction Therapy, Chiropractic Treatment for Injuries, Chiropractors, Disc Herniation Treatment, Emergency Chiropractic Care, Holistic Chiropractic Care, Homeopathic Medicine, Mobile Chiropractic Care, Pediatric Chiropractic, Personal Injury

Stacey Van Gorder, L.Ac.
(212) 300-0014
211 Grand Street
New York, NY
Business
Healing and Prevention Center
Specialties
Acupuncture, Depression/Anxiety Pain Dermatology
Insurance
Insurance Plans Accepted: None

Additional Information
Languages Spoken: English

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Elyse Josephs
(917) 374-6046
321 W.24th Street
New York City, NY
Business
Advanced Acupuncture of NYC
Specialties
Acupuncture, Alternative health, holistic health, complementary healthcare

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Back Care Clinic
(718) 839-6401
4241 Hylan Blvd
Staten Island, NY
Hours
Monday 9:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Tuesday Closed
Wednesday 4:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Thursday 9:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Friday 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Saturday 9:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Sunday Closed
Services
Acupressure, Applied Kinesiology, Auto Accidents, Chiropractic Neurology, Chiropractic Treatment for Injuries, Chiropractors, Disc Herniation Treatment, Emergency Chiropractic Care, Homeopathic Medicine, Pain Management, Pediatric Chiropractic, Personal Injury, Physical Therapy

Michael Pingicer, MS, LAc
(347) 394-3693
837 Union Street
Brooklyn, NY
Business
Brooklyn Acupuncture Nook
Specialties
Acupuncture, Chinese Sports Medicine Pain Management
Additional Information
Languages Spoken: English

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Petracco Chiropractic Center
(201) 743-9946
218 Newark Avenue
Jersey City, NJ
Promotion
We Do Not Accept medicaid
Hours
Monday 12:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Tuesday 12:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Wednesday 12:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Thursday 12:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Friday 12:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Services
Acupressure, Acupuncture, 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, Physical Therapy

Bass Family Chiropractic
(973) 295-5933
491B Valley St
Maplewood, NJ
Promotion
Call Bass Family Chiropractic to set up an appointment today!
Hours
Monday 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Tuesday 8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Wednesday 9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Thursday 3:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Friday 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Saturday 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Sunday Closed
Services
Applied Kinesiology, Auto Accidents, 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

Bryant Park Wellness
(917) 382-3321
500 5th Ave.
New York, NY
Promotion
Initial consult is complimentary! Call Today!
Hours
Monday 10:00 AM - 6:30 PM
Tuesday 7:45 AM - 6:30 PM
Wednesday 10:00 AM - 6:30 PM
Thursday 10:00 AM - 6:30 PM
Friday 7:45 AM - 3:30 PM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Services
Acupressure, Auto Accidents, Chiropractic Neurology, Chiropractic Treatment for Injuries, Chiropractors, Disc Herniation Treatment, Emergency Chiropractic Care, Holistic Chiropractic Care, Pain Management, 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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