A  Acupuncture & Chinese Herbal Medicine Clinic

Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

Natural Therapies - Acupuncture & Acupressure

Acupuncture is extremely effective at treating carpal tunnel syndrome; eliminating the need for surgery or the use of
anti-inflammatory drugs or corticosteroids.

From Chinese Medicine perspective, carpal tunnel syndrome is seen as a disruption of the flow of Qi and Blood within
the area and associated with Cold, Dampness or Wind penetrating the muscles and sinews of the wrist.  Acupuncture
reduce the swelling, inflammation and pain in the wrist through helping the flow of Qi and Blood into the affected area
and clearing the cold and dampness or wind toxin.  

Acupuncture also addresses any headaches, neck pain, shoulder stiffness and sleeping problems that often
accompany this condition. Treatment must first and foremost be based upon your individual diagnostic pattern. Thus
A comprehensive consultation and assessment is a must in order to find what your individual under pattern condition
and then decide what acu-points to select to make right customized acupuncture treatment.