Auricular Acupuncture is a highly respected form of acupuncture used by licensed chiropractic physicians and medical doctors around the world. Raleigh, NC Chiropractor Dr. Chris Johnson has used this technology to help patients with a wide variety of health problems.
Who Discovered Modern Ear Acupuncture?
Modern Auricular medicine was discovered by French neurologist, Paul Nogier, M.D. (1908-1996). Dr. Nogier discovered that the external ear (Auricle) has acupuncture points that connect to the entire body through reflex points in the brain.
The brain and nervous system is the body’s electrical system, bio-energy system. Ear acupuncture has proven highly successful in locating and correcting bio-energy blockages throughout the human body.
Commonly Asked Questions About Ear Acupuncture
Does Ear Acupuncture Hurt?
No, There are no needles and there is no pain. The acupuncture points are stimulated with a painless, handheld, microstim device.
Is Ear Acupuncture Safe?
Extremely and its virtually free of side effects. As a precaution we do not treat pregnant women or patients with cardiac pacemakers.
How quickly Can I Expect Relief?
Some treatments take effect immediately while others are cumulative in nature, becoming increasingly effective with each treatment.
What Types of Health Problems has Ear Acupuncture Helped?
Auriculotherapy is most commonly used to help patients with pain control, addictions, weight loss and numerous other conditions. Because Ear Acupuncture can reach all parts of the body through the brain, patients with a variety of health problems have been helped with this amazing form of acupuncture. Auriculotherapy is not intended to diagnosis, treat, cure or prevent any disease. It is not intended as a substitute for medical care.