Acupuncture can be performed in various locations, including your own home with just a chair, table, and sink. Additionally, appointments can be scheduled through our affiliated locations.
Your First Appointment
During your first visit, we will talk about your medical background and use a special method called bioenergetic analysis to check the energy flow in your body. Then, we will use small needles to help balance the energy in your body and improve your health. This is called acupuncture.
An Approach Prioritizing Safety
Dr. Hamedani is a Doctor of Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine. He graduated from the Southern California University of Health Sciences in Whittier, CA, and completed clinical internships at SCU Health System and CSU Fullerton Health System. He has also received additional training in China and Taiwan. He is certified by the National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine and board-certified by the state of California.
Frequently Asked Questions
What is acupuncture used for?
Acupuncture is used to encourage smooth energy flow in the body. It has been used to treat a wide range of conditions, including chronic pain, headaches, allergies, insomnia, and stress and anxiety. It has also been used to support fertility and pregnancy, and to manage the symptoms of certain chronic conditions such as asthma and diabetes.
How much does acupuncture cost?
The pricing for different types of appointments are as follows: first consultation - $150 and subsequent visit - $90.
How does acupuncture work?
Acupuncture is a form of traditional Chinese medicine that involves the insertion of fine needles into specific points on the body. Acupuncture is believed to stimulate the body's natural healing abilities and improve overall health and well-being.
What to wear to for acupuncture?
When going to an acupuncture appointment, it is recommended to wear comfortable, loose-fitting clothing that allows easy access to the acupuncture points. Avoid tight clothing, jewelry, or anything that may impede the practitioner's ability to access the acupuncture points. It is also a good idea to wear layers of clothing and comfortable closed-toe shoes that can easily be slipped on and off. Most importantly, wear something you feel comfortable in.