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Acupuncture Stony Brook NY

Local resource for acupuncture in Stony Brook. 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.

Thrive Chiropractic and Wellness
(631) 481-7801
1040 W Jericho Tpke
Smithtown, NY
Promotion
Mention this ad for a free consultation with the Dr.
Hours
Monday 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Tuesday Closed
Wednesday 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Thursday 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Friday 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Saturday 8:45 AM - 1:00 PM
Sunday Closed
Services
Applied Kinesiology, Auto Accidents, Chiropractic Laser Therapy, 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

Spine & Wellness Center of Smithtown
(631) 410-2158
517 Route 111, Suite 301A
Hauppauge, NY
Promotion
Call Spine & Wellness Center of Smithtown today to schedule an appointment!
Hours
Monday 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Tuesday 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Wednesday 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Thursday Closed
Friday 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Saturday 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Sunday Closed
Services
Auto Accidents, Chiropractic Laser Therapy, Chiropractic Treatment for Injuries, Chiropractors, Disc Herniation Treatment, Emergency Chiropractic Care, Holistic Chiropractic Care, Massage Therapy, Personal Injury

Indelicato Family Chiropractic
(631) 505-1169
6268 Jericho Tpke # 6
Commack, NY
Promotion
One month of free Hydro-Massage therapy to all new patients and their immediate families.
(Limit one massage per week)
Please mention code *Freehydro*
Hours
Monday 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Tuesday 3:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Wednesday 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Thursday Closed
Friday 9:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Saturday Closed
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, Flexion-Distraction Therapy, Holistic Chiropractic Care, Homeopathic Medicine, Massage Therapy, Orthogonal Chiropractic, Pain Management, Pediatric Chiropractic, Personal Injury

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

Melissa Carey, L.Ac.
(631) 896-0403
3 New Dorp Place
Melville, NY
Specialties
Acupuncture
Doctor Information
Medical School: Pacific College of Oriental Medicine, 2010
Additional Information
Member Organizations: Acupuncturists Without Borders


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Holbrook Chiropractic Center
(631) 256-1308
233 Union Ave # 102
Holbrook, NY
Promotion
Mention you saw us on Felix and receive a free gift!
X-ray on premises
No fault auto injuries
Workers comp injuries
Hours
Monday 9:30 AM - 7:00 PM
Tuesday Closed
Wednesday 9:30 AM - 7:00 PM
Thursday 3:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Friday 9:30 AM - 7:00 PM
Saturday 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
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, Flexion-Distraction Therapy, Holistic Chiropractic Care, Homeopathic Medicine, Massage Therapy, Pediatric Chiropractic, Personal Injury

William J Mitrus DC CCSP
(631) 892-8798
745 Terry Rd
Hauppauge , NY
Promotion
Massage Therapy included with active care
Hours
Monday 10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Tuesday Closed
Wednesday 2:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Thursday Closed
Friday 10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Saturday 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Sunday Closed
Services
Acupressure, Auto Accidents, Chiropractic Laser Therapy, Chiropractic Traction Therapy, Chiropractic Treatment for Injuries, Chiropractors, Disc Herniation Treatment, Flexion-Distraction Therapy, Holistic Chiropractic Care, Massage Therapy, Personal Injury, Physical Therapy

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

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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Yan Xu
(203) 256-8999
325 Reef Rd
Fairfield, CT
Specialties
Acupuncture

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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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