Acupuncture for Pain Management and Healing
JoAnn is an RN and acupuncturist who believes that integrating the strengths of Eastern and Western medical traditions is the best way to manage chronic conditions and promote a healthy lifestyle.
She brings this integrative philosophy to her patients, helping them with wound care, managing chronic pain, and recovering from life-threatening illnesses. Her career has covered a broad spectrum of care settings, from acute hospitals, and rehabilitation facilities to home care and private practice, experiences that enhance her patient care.
Acupuncture is well known for management of pain of all kinds.
It is helpful for pain associated with new injuries or trauma, and pain associated with chronic conditions. It can help with recurrent headaches, abdominal pain, pain associated with hormonal gynecological cycles, generalized joint and muscle pains of all kinds.
Lesser known is considering the use of acupuncture and medicinal herbs to assist with the healing and management of medical conditions. In the management of chronic conditions is can facilitate the benefits of necessary pharmaceuticals and control the side effects of the medications; ultimately limiting the medications needed to manage your disease. In your recovery from serious or life-threatening illnesses, it can accelerate your healing time and maximize your recovery.
Our office offers the unique opportunity of having your health managed by an MD and an acupuncturist who is also a registered nurse.
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