North Peninsula Acupuncture's Mission
Our Mission at North Peninsula Acupuncture is to provide comfortable, safe, and effective natural medicine to Port Angeles and the greater Olympic Peninsula. We strive to remove cultural and financial barriers to the benefits of Acupuncture and Oriental medicine, and to consider the health of our community and environment in all business decisions.
Things You Should Know About
Acupuncture is the
most researched "complementary and alternative
medicine". It has a high acceptance rate among
physicians, and a growing body of Research demonstrates its
Acupuncture is Relaxing- People are surprised that acupuncture is relaxing, comfortable, and for most, completely pain free. The needles used in treatment are as thin as a piece of hair and are inserted gently. We take extra time to ensure the comfort of sensitive clients or those who are nervous about needles.
Acupuncture is Safe- Acupuncture is one of oldest and safest forms of medicine on the planet. When performed by a trained professional, Acupuncture carries little to no risks or side effects and is a safe compliment to other treatments.
The Number and Frequency of Treatments- The number and frequency of treatments depends on the severity of the medical condition, how long the condition existed before receiving acupuncture, and the overall health of the client.
Herbs are Important- Herbs are a traditional compliment to acupuncture care. They speed healing and reduce the amount of acupuncture necessary for recovery.
Acupuncture is Covered by Insurance- Your insurance most likely covers acupuncture. We bill insurance directly and would be happy to check into your coverage.
Our Care is Unique- We pride ourselves in taking time for each client and for our collaborative approach to medicine. We are happy to communicate with and work along side your current health care providers as well as being an ongoing source of high quality referrals. Read more...