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Dr Michael Givens DC, CME | 2917 Independence, Suite 400 | Cape Girardeau, Mo | 63703 | Tel: 573-651-8686
Dr. Michael Givens DC,CME Providing Pain Management and Chiropractic Relief

Acupuncture

Decreases in muscles spasms and pain Decrease in swelling at various points across the body A general decrease in pain A decrease in illnesses due to stimulation of the immune system Lower levels of back and neck pain Fewer headaches Improved digestion Overall better sleep Fewer injuries during recreational sports Females report less gynecological issues
What is acupuncture? It is believed all illnesses result from an interference with the flow of energy, also known as chi. Acupuncture unblocks the chi through channels known as meridians and restores balance in the body. There are more than 300 acupuncture points on the skin to treat more than 2,000 conditions. As one of the oldest healing arts, acupuncture can be an independent therapy or work in conjunction with other health care therapies such as chiropractic. ________________________________________ How do chiropractic and acupuncture work together? Chiropractic and acupuncture both emphasize a natural approach to health care and wellness by optimizing nerve function and energy balance to allow your body to maximize its health potential. ________________________________________ What are the risks? All needles are sterilized and are used only once. Most people report few side effects and minimal to no pain from the needle insertion. As always, discuss your current health conditions with your intern and Doctor of Chiropractic to see if you are a good candidate for acupuncture. ________________________________________ What conditions can acupuncture treat? Acupuncture can assist with a variety of health conditions and concerns including headaches, fibromyalgia, osteoarthritis, carpel tunnel, low back pain and more. ________________________________________ How long does an acupuncture treatment appointment last? The first appointment will last approximately 60-90 minutes to complete the consultation and review of patient health history, physical examination, report of findings with treatment recommendations, and the first acupuncture treatment session. Subsequent acupuncture appointments last approximately 30 minutes. ________________________________________ What type of training is required? Logan clinicians are licensed Doctors of Chiropractic and are nationally board certified in acupuncture care. We are a top chiropractic college, and our chiropractic interns have received extra training and course work and have passed the certification examination, including clean needle technique training.

         Acupuncture and Pain Relief

Alternative medicines, herbal medicines, Natural fruit extracts, acupuncture, and ancient methods of treatments are among the craze of today's generation. Many have witnessed firsthand the positive effects of ancient and natural methods of treatment. One of the particular method that is sought after and highly encouraged by many is acupuncture. Eliminating the cause of the disease rather than offer cure for the various symptoms of different diseases and conditions  is one of the areas where acupuncture is very effective. If you happen to be hesitant in taking strong medications due to lasting side effects then you could opt for this kind of treatment. Acupuncture for back pain will provide relief for such an uncomfortable feeling. Asthma, allergic rhinitis, headaches and migraines, cystitis, anxiety, high blood pressure, depression, insomnia, dysmenorrheal, fibromyalgia, osteoarthritis,irritable bowel syndrome, urinary tract infection, and low back pain.  There are many benefits that acupuncture offers and here are a few of them. 1.) Conditions that need medications for a long period of time, especially those that suffer from insomnia as well as sleeplessness for an extended period of time. Since medications for these conditions have certain negative effects on some body systems and organs then opting for acupuncture is a best choice for you. This method of treatment has lasting effects for such conditions. 2.) Strengthening the immune system and improving blood circulation are among the many positive effects of acupuncture. Such effects helps inhibit and prevent certain diseases from manifesting. 3.) Being able to experience overall wellness and healing rather than just relief from symptoms are among the common benefits that you can expect from acupuncture. If you happen to be a person who experiences chronic low back pain, arthritis, and other body pain. Acupuncture for pain treatments are also beneficial for other body pain. 4.) Some people want to avoid strong medications to relieve symptoms without curing the underlying cause. Migraines and regular headaches are good examples of conditions that more than often take strong medications. With acupuncture treatments you will experience relief from these conditions on a permanent basis. 5.) Unblocking energy along various channels in the human body helps eliminate all possible causes and help heal the patient completely is the best effect of acupuncture in your body. It provides a holistic method of treatment so it does not only focus to a specific problem. The overall wellness and health of the patient is considered, focusing on all aspects of the human body. 6.) Going through a process of overcoming certain addictions like drug addiction, alcoholism, and smoking is difficult. Acupuncture will be beneficial for those who are suffering from these form of addiction. So do not hesitate to go into acupuncture treatment.
Acupuncture originated in China thousands of years ago and utilizes hair-thin metal needles on specific Meridan Points on the body.
Call today for your appointment to find a natural way to better health and pain relief! 573-651-8686

Acupuncture Questions

everyone is asking:

Call Now for Your

Appointment

Dr Michael Givens DC,CME| 2917 Independence, Ste 400 Cape Girardeau, Mo | 63703
Dr. Michael Givens DC, CME Providing Pain Management and Chiropractic Relief

Acupuncture

Decreases in muscles spasms and pain Decrease in swelling at various points across the body A general decrease in pain A decrease in illnesses due to stimulation of the immune system Lower levels of back and neck pain Fewer headaches Improved digestion Overall better sleep Fewer injuries during recreational sports Females report less gynecological issues
Alternative     medicines,     herbal     medicines,     Natural     fruit     extracts, acupuncture,   and   ancient   methods   of   treatments   are   among   the   craze of    today's    generation.    Many    have    witnessed    firsthand    the    positive effects    of    ancient    and    natural    methods    of    treatment.    One    of    the particular   method   that   is   sought   after   and   highly   encouraged   by   many is   acupuncture.   Eliminating   the   cause   of   the   disease   rather   than   offer cure   for   the   various   symptoms   of   different   diseases   and   conditions   is one   of   the   areas   where   acupuncture   is   very   effective.   If   you   happen   to be   hesitant   in   taking   strong   medications   due   to   lasting   side   effects   then you   could   opt   for   this   kind   of   treatment.   Acupuncture   for   back   pain will   provide   relief   for   such   an   uncomfortable   feeling. Asthma,   allergic rhinitis,     headaches     and     migraines,     cystitis,     anxiety,     high     blood pressure,      depression,      insomnia,      dysmenorrheal,      fibromyalgia, osteoarthritis,   irritable   bowel   syndrome,   urinary   tract   infection,   and low   back   pain.   There   are   many   benefits   that   acupuncture   offers   and here are a few of them. a) Conditions that need to take medications for a long period of time, especially those that suffer from insomnia as well as sleeplessness for an extended period of time. Since medications for these conditions have certain negative effects on some body systems and organs then opting for acupuncture is a best choice for you. This method of treatment has lasting effects for such conditions. b)   Strengthening   the   immune   system   and   improving   blood   circulation are   among   the   many   positive   effects   of   acupuncture.   Such   effects   helps inhibit and prevent certain diseases from manifesting. c)   Being   able   to   experience   overall   wellness   and   healing   rather   than just   relief   from   symptoms   are   among   the   common   benefits   that   you can    expect    from    acupuncture.    If    you    happen    to    be    a    person    who experiences    chronic    low    back    pain,    arthritis,    and    other    body    pain. Acupuncture   for   pain   treatments   are   also   beneficial   for   other   body pain. d)   Some   people   want   to   avoid   strong   medications   to   relieve   symptoms without   curing   the   underlying   cause.   Migraines   and   regular   headaches are   good   examples   of   conditions   that   more   than   often   take   strong medications.   With   acupuncture   treatments   you   will   experience   relief from these conditions on a permanent basis. e)   Unblocking   energy   along   various   channels   in   the   human   body   helps eliminate   all   possible   causes   and   help   heal   the   patient   completely   is the   best   effect   of   acupuncture   in   your   body.   It   provides   a   holistic method   of   treatment   so   it   does   not   only   focus   to   a   specific   problem. The   overall   wellness   and   health   of   the   patient   is   considered,   focusing on all aspects of the human body. f)   Going   through   a   process   of   overcoming   certain   addictions   like   drug addiction,   alcoholism,   and   smoking   is   difficult.   Acupuncture   will   be beneficial   for   those   who   are   suffering   from   these   form   of   addiction.   So do not hesitate to go into acupuncture treatment.

Acupuncture for Back Pain and More!

Acupuncture Questions

everyone is asking:

Acupuncture originated in China thousands of years ago and utilizes hair-thin metal needles on specific Meridan Points on the body.
What is acupuncture? It is believed all illnesses result from an interference with the flow of energy, also known as chi. Acupuncture unblocks the chi through channels known as meridians and restores balance in the body. There are more than 300 acupuncture points on the skin to treat more than 2,000 conditions. As one of the oldest healing arts, acupuncture can be an independent therapy or work in conjunction with other health care therapies such as chiropractic. ________________________________________ How do chiropractic and acupuncture work together? Chiropractic and acupuncture both emphasize a natural approach to health care and wellness by optimizing nerve function and energy balance to allow your body to maximize its health potential. ________________________________________ What are the risks? All needles are sterilized and are used only once. Most people report few side effects and minimal to no pain from the needle insertion. As always, discuss your current health conditions with your intern and Doctor of Chiropractic to see if you are a good candidate for acupuncture. ________________________________________ What conditions can acupuncture treat? Acupuncture can assist with a variety of health conditions and concerns including headaches, fibromyalgia, osteoarthritis, carpel tunnel, low back pain and more. ________________________________________ How long does an acupuncture treatment appointment last? The first appointment will last approximately 60-90 minutes to complete the consultation and review of patient health history, physical examination, report of findings with treatment recommendations, and the first acupuncture treatment session. Subsequent acupuncture appointments last approximately 30 minutes. ________________________________________ What type of training is required? Logan clinicians are licensed Doctors of Chiropractic and are nationally board certified in acupuncture care. We are a top chiropractic college, and our chiropractic interns have received extra training and course work and have passed the certification examination, including clean needle technique training.
Call today for your appointment to find a natural way to better health and pain relief! 573-651-8686