We offer acupuncture, an ancient Chinese traditional medicine that is effective in helping relieve many chronic pain conditions including fibromyalgia and chronic fatigue syndrome.
Through the repeated penetration of the skin using thin metallic needles, we help to correct imbalances of flow at points close to the skin and relieve your pain and stiffness.
This is a highly-customized therapy. We work with you individually to identify the problematic area and then gently stimulate them with the needles.
As being the classists of therapy techniques, acupuncture is a form of alternative medicine method originated from the traditional Chinese origin. Revital Health is a major center point for acupuncture in Calgary that offers result-based soothing therapy sessions. Acupuncture is used mainly to relieve discomfort associated with a variety of diseases and conditions, including;
- Chemotherapy-induced and postoperative nausea and vomiting
- Headaches, including tension headaches and migraines
- Dental pain
- Neck pain
- Menstrual cramps
- Respiratory disorders, such as allergic rhinitis
- Labor pain
- Low back pain
What Happens During an Acupuncture Session?
Your medical history and symptoms will be discussed with the acupuncturist. They'll also do an examination, a bit similar to what you go through in doctor’s office. They could also examine your tongue. This is a method for them to determine whether there are any imbalances in your body.
They'll choose the dedicated spots to put needles based on the assessment. Acupuncture experts in Calgary at Revital Health will address the problem you're having, as well as any underlying problems that may be related.
- You'll lie down or sit on a table
- The acupuncturist will inject needles into various points on your body.
- These are the body's energy pathways.
Traditional Chinese medicine has built incredibly thorough and complicated meridians systems through thousands of years of learning. The acupuncturist inserts needles into these meridians to assist regulate and return the body to equilibrium, or wellbeing.
Depending on your therapy;
- Sessions may last 20 to 30 minutes.
- To help you relax, the acupuncturist will generally dim the lights and play soothing music.
- They'll come in and check on you throughout your session to ensure you're comfortable.
How You Feel after Acupuncture?
You might wonder what to expect after acupuncture treatment? First of all, the patient tends to feel supremely relaxed, then the pleasant surprise is, in the following days, he/she will be able to sleep better. Although, some patients do feel deeper and intense effect in the lateral days before they get better for longer term.
How Our Therapists Deliver the Best Acupuncture in Calgary?
Our technique core effectiveness prolongs from the Chinese traditional methods to ensure soothing for our patients. Acupuncture points stimulate the central nervous system—this, helps in releasing chemicals into the muscles, spinal cord and brain. Now, these biochemical changes stimulate the body’s natural healing abilities and helps in promoting physical & emotional well-being.
Here’s what are the proven results from our Acupuncture Calgary Clinic:
- Reduced Stress
- Reduced Back Pain, Neck Tension and Relieve Joint Pain in the Hands & Arms
- Reduced Eye Strain
- Better Immune System
- Less Sick Days
- Relief from Headaches
- Relief from Digestive Conditions
Our therapists for acupuncture in Calgary put their every inch of efforts in helping you get relief from physical as well as mental strains. Promising the affordable rates, you don’t need to worry about anything at all—nor about the therapy results neither about the burden on your pocket. Incase, if you are on an already tough routine of medication due to some chronic condition, then discussing with the doctor or therapists at Revital Health will be the foremost priority before signing up for the session.
Is Acupuncture Painful?
It is a possibility that you might be more sensitive in specific regions, but generally it shouldn't hurt. On areas with thicker skin and muscles, acupuncture needles are typically not uncomfortable. Your tummy and back, for example, are less sensitive. Certain areas, such as your hands and feet, may be particularly sensitive, because they have more touch sensitivity.
At first, your acupuncturist always has an idea how to make it perfectly comfortable according to each patient but if you are experiencing pain inform your acupuncturist. They'll tweak the needles or select different points. Their objective is not to inflict misery on you. They put forth a lot of effort to situate you correctly and make you feel at ease.
Still Indecisive Whether to go for an Acupuncture Session?
The best thing for anyone who really wants to complement their routine care to the next level is attending sessions of acupuncture at Revital Health—because we promise our professional sessions will improve your overall well-being, from physical to mental. Much like yoga, stretching, meditation, and massage therapy, acupuncture has benefits beyond body.