We treat men for a range of issues from sports injuries to back pain to allergies. Using centuries of Chinese medical tradition can help men of all ages relieve pain, decrease impact of stress, support their reproductive goals, and maintain urological health and longevity.
Through acupuncture and Chinese herbal medicine, along with appropriate lifestyle, nutritional, and exercise recommendations, we restore balance and support your body’s own self-regulating ability/mechanism.
Common conditions that we treat in men include:
Repetitive strain injury
Post surgery pain
Numerous studies have shown acupuncture to be of benefit in the treatment of male infertility. Whether you are trying to conceive naturally, or using assisted reproductive techniques, acupuncture has been shown to increase sperm count and quality as well as concentration.
We work closely with Reproductive Endocrinologists, Urologists, Oncologists, Psychologists and other healthcare providers to create a personalized program that assures you receive the best that each medical system has to offer.
Studies indicate that acupuncture can be an effective and safe treatment for erectile dysfunction. In this pilot study, premature ejaculation was shown to respond to acupuncture without the risk of side effects posed by commonly prescribed medication.
Research has shown that acupuncture can help to relieve pain for men diagnosed with chronic prostatitis and in turn improve the complex quality of life issues that arise with it. There is also promising evidence that it is an effect treatment for chronic pelvic pain syndrome.
For prostate cancer, acupuncture can offer relief to symptoms associated with hormonal therapy.
Depending on the frequency and severity of the symptoms you are experiencing, we typically see men 1-2 times a week for four to six weeks, then we reassess the health concern.