Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM)
and Acupuncture offers
a unique perspective on the nature of health and illness
that is different from that of the western perspective.
It holds the human body in great reverence, respecting
promoting its endless capacity for rejuvenation and
recovery. The symptoms are recognized as the bodies'
language. Through differentiation of signs and symptoms, a
doctor of Traditional Chinese Medicine and Acupuncture can
analyze the root cause of the condition. By harmonizing
the body, mind, and spirit, they are able to combat or
prevent illness to improve the quality of
Acupuncture is an effective form of health care that has
evolved into a complete and wholistic medical system.
Practitioners of acupuncture and Chinese medicine have
used this noninvasive medical system to diagnose and
help millions of people get well and stay healthy.
acupuncturist will place fine, sterile needles at
specific acupuncture points on the body. This activates the
body's Qi and promotes natural healing by enhancing
recuperative power, immunity and physical and emotional
health. It also can improve overall function and
well-being. It is a safe, painless and effective way to
treat a wide variety of medical problems.
medicine is a complementary therapeutic modality that is
often used together with traditional pharmaceuticals or as a
stand alone treatment for a variety of medical conditions.
Over the past 5,000 years, Chinese herbology has evolved
into an art form of its own. Ancient herbal information was
gathered, compiled, formulated, tested, and handed down from
generation to generation. Today, practitioners of Chinese
medicine continue to prescribe herbal formulas because they
work extremely well.
practitioners are familiar with most of the 1,800 herbs in
the Chinese pharmacopia. All of these herbs are classified
according to their energetic qualities, functions, and the
different organs, meridians, and disharmonies for which they
address. Individual herbs are combined in order to enhance
their action and effect upon the body. When combined, a
unique, synergistic formula is created. This combination
increases the benefits of a particular formula and minimizes
any harmful side effects. In order to create the most
effective formula, the herbs are used in different
quantities and for different purposes. This allows the
Herbalist to customize a formula aimed at addressing
individual needs. The art and skill of creating a formula
lies within choosing the precise and most effective herbs
that target an individuals disharmony. Formulas can be
prescribed in a number of ways through Herbal Medic's
extensive pharmacy: powdered and liquid extracts, pills and
tablets. All formulas are FDA regulated and GMP certified for safety.
medicine can be used to expedite the healing process,
strengthen ("tonify"), and support the body. It is a powerful
therapeutic method as a stand alone treatment. These
formulas have the capacity to address the underlying root
cause of various medical conditions, whether acute or
Chinese herbal medicine is a safe,
effective and drug-free way to
become well and stay healthy, naturally!